Historical Events In 1794
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Apr 05 In the year 1794 georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34
Apr 08 Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1794 matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan
Apr 11 On this day in history edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator
Apr 12 Germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry) in the year 1794.
Apr 21 NYC formally declares coast of Ellis Island publically owned, so they can build forts to protect NYC from British on this day in history.
Apr 27 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 in the year 1794.
Apr 30 On this day in history the Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union.
May 06 Haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France in the year 1794.
May 06 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history 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 Anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer in the year 1794.
May 17 In the year 1794 hard frost in southern New England
May 18 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria) on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer
May 24 William Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science) in the year 1794.
May 27 In the year 1794 cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad)
Jun 01 English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French on this day in history.
Jun 04 Congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers on this day in history.
Jun 05 Congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces in the year 1794.
Jun 05 The U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power in the year 1794.
Jun 08 G A Borger, writer, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 62
Jun 23 In the year 1794 empress Catherine II grants Jews permission to settle in Kiev
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 in the year 1794.
Jun 28 In the year 1794 joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000.
Jun 30 Battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio in the year 1794.