Historical Events In 1794
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Apr 05 In the year 1794 georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34
Apr 08 Marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies in the year 1794.
Apr 10 On this day in history matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan
Apr 11 Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator on this day in history.
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 William Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47 in the year 1794.
Apr 30 The Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union in the year 1794.
May 06 On this day in history haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France
May 06 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1794.
May 08 Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined in the year 1794.
May 08 On this day in history uS Post Office established
May 10 On this day in history elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30
May 17 Anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer in the year 1794.
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1794 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) in the year 1794.
May 27 Cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad) on this day in history.
Jun 01 English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1794 congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers
Jun 05 On this day in history congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces
Jun 05 On this day in history the U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power.
Jun 08 G A Borger, writer, dies in the year 1794.
Jun 10 On this day in history bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)
Jun 18 In the year 1794 george Grote, British historian
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 Bowdoin College is founded on this day in history.
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 Joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000 on this day in history.
Jun 30 Battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio on this day in history.