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Historical Events In 1799

Monday, 22 April 2019

Jan 06   In the year 1799 jedediah Strong Smith, US fur trader/explorer  

Jan 06   W G Frederik, prince of Orange/general, dies at 25 in the year 1799.  

Jan 07   Daniel Tyler, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1882 in the year 1799.  

Jan 09   Income Tax introduced in UK on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Friedrich von Schiller's "Die Piccolomini," premieres in Weimar on this day in history.  

Jan 13   On this day in history president George Washington adds two stars and two stripes to the U.S. flag, honoring the admission of Vermont and Kentucky to the union. The new stripes were later removed, restoring the total to 13.  

Jan 14   In the year 1799 eli Whitney receives government contract for 10,000 muskets  

Jan 14   King of Naples flees before the advancing French armies on this day in history.  

Jan 17   In the year 1799 maltese patriot Dun Mikiel Xerri, along with a number of other patriots, was executed.  

Jan 21   In the year 1799 edward Jenner's smallpox vaccination is introduced  

Jan 22   Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58 in the year 1799.  

Jan 25   1st US patent for a seeding machine, Eliakim Spooner, Vermont on this day in history.  

Jan 25   The first US patent for a seeding machine, Eliakim Spooner, Vermont on this day in history.  

Feb 01   In the year 1799 royal Assent given to change the name of Ile St. Jean (St. John's Island) to Prince Edward Island.  

Feb 04   On this day in history joao Batista da Silva Leitao de Almeida Garret, Portuguese playwright  

Feb 05   John Lindley, English botanist (Elements of Botany) on this day in history.  

Feb 09   USS Constellation captures French frigate Insurgente off Nevis, West Indies on this day in history.  

Feb 09   USS Constellation captures French frigate Insurgents off Nevis, W I in the year 1799.  

Feb 12   On this day in history frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer, dies at 67  

Feb 13   1st US law regulating insurance passed, by Massachusetts on this day in history.  

Feb 13   In the year 1799 the first US law regulating insurance passed, by Massachusetts  

Feb 15   1st US printed ballots authorized, Pennsylvania on this day in history.  

Feb 15   First US printed ballots authorized, Pennsylvania on this day in history.  

Feb 16   In the year 1799 charles Theoby, ruler (Palts & Bayern), dies at 74  

Feb 18   Maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Feb 24   In the year 1799 broerius Brorius, theologist (Pensive Christian), dies at about 41  

Feb 25   In the year 1799 1st federal forestry legislation authorizes purchase of timber land  

Feb 25   Congress passes first federal quarantine legislation on this day in history.  

Mar 01   On this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer  

Mar 02   In the year 1799 congress standardizes US weights & measures  

Mar 02   In the year 1799 congress standardizes US weights &measures  

Mar 06   On this day in history napolean captures Jaffa Palestine  

Mar 06   On this day in history napoleon captures Jaffa Palestine  

Mar 07   Frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech poet (national anthem, folk song) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1799

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of jedediah Strong Smith, US fur trader/explorer  

Jan 07   Daniel Tyler, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1882 was born on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Ludger Duvernay, Canadian printer and publisher (d. 1852) was born in the year 1799.  

Feb 04   On this day in history birth of joao Batista da Silva Leitao de Almeida Garret, Portuguese playwright  

Feb 05   John Lindley, English botanist (Elements of Botany) was born in the year 1799.  

Feb 11   In the year 1799 birth of basil Moreau, French Founder priest (d. 1873)  

Feb 26   Émile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (d. 1864) was born on this day in history.  

Mar 01   Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer was born in the year 1799.  

Famous Deaths In 1799

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 06   On this day in history w G Frederik, prince of Orange/general, dies at 25  

Jan 09   Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian scientist (b. 1718) died on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58 in the year 1799.  

Jan 26   On this day in history death of gabriel Christie, British general (b. 1722)  

Feb 04   Étienne-Louis Boullée, French architect (b. 1728) died in the year 1799.  

Feb 07   In the year 1799 death of qianlong, Emperor of China (b. 1711)  

Feb 12   Frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1799.  

Feb 16   In the year 1799 charles Theoby, ruler (Palts & Bayern), dies at 74  

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