Historical Events In 1794
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Apr 05 Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 in the year 1794.
Apr 08 In the year 1794 marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies
Apr 10 Matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan on this day in history.
Apr 11 Edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator in the year 1794.
Apr 12 In the year 1794 germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry)
Apr 21 NYC formally declares coast of Ellis Island publically owned, so they can build forts to protect NYC from British in the year 1794.
Apr 27 In the year 1794 william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
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 On this day in history jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59
May 08 On this day in history antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined
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 On this day in history anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England in the year 1794.
May 18 On this day in history 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
May 23 In the year 1794 isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer
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 English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French in the year 1794.
Jun 04 In the year 1794 congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers
Jun 05 In the year 1794 congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces
Jun 05 The U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power on this day in history.
Jun 08 G A Borger, writer, dies in the year 1794.
Jun 10 In the year 1794 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 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 in the year 1794.
Jun 24 Bowdoin College is founded in the year 1794.
Jun 25 French troops occupy Charleroi in the year 1794.
Jun 26 On this day in history battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army
Jun 28 Joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000 in the year 1794.
Jun 30 In the year 1794 battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio