Historical Events In 1794
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Apr 05 Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 on this day in history.
Apr 08 Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies on this day in history.
Apr 10 Matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan in the year 1794.
Apr 11 On this day in history edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator
Apr 12 Germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry) on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history nYC formally declares coast of Ellis Island publically owned, so they can build forts to protect NYC from British
Apr 27 On this day in history william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
Apr 30 The Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union on this day in history.
May 06 Haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France in the year 1794.
May 06 In the year 1794 jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59
May 08 In the year 1794 antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined
May 08 In the year 1794 uS Post Office established
May 10 Elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30 on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1794 anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
May 23 Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer in the year 1794.
May 24 William Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science) on this day in history.
May 27 Cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad) on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history english fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French
Jun 04 Congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers in the year 1794.
Jun 05 Congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1794 the U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power.
Jun 08 On this day in history g A Borger, writer, dies
Jun 10 Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms on this day in history.
Jun 16 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch) in the year 1794.
Jun 18 George Grote, British historian on this day in history.
Jun 19 Richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jun 23 Empress Catherine II grants Jews permission to settle in Kiev on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1794 bowdoin College is founded.
Jun 25 In the year 1794 french troops occupy Charleroi
Jun 26 Battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1794 joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000.
Jun 30 On this day in history battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio