Historical Events In 1794
Monday, 20 January 2020
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 in the year 1794.
Apr 10 In the year 1794 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 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 The Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union in the year 1794.
May 06 In the year 1794 haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France
May 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1794 elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30
May 17 Anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1794 hard frost in southern New England
May 18 In the year 1794 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
May 23 In the year 1794 isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer
May 24 In the year 1794 william Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science)
May 27 On this day in history cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad)
Jun 01 English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history 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 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 G A Borger, writer, dies in the year 1794.
Jun 10 Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms in the year 1794.
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)
Jun 18 On this day in history 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 in the year 1794.
Jun 25 On this day in history french troops occupy Charleroi
Jun 26 On this day in history battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army
Jun 28 On this day in history 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.