Historical Events In 1799
Saturday, 19 September 2020
Mar 07 In the year 1799 the Royal Institution is founded.
Mar 08 Simon Cameron, Secy War (Union), died in 1889 in the year 1799.
Mar 12 Austria declares war on France in the year 1799.
Mar 18 John Randall, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1799 joseph Haydn's "Die Schopfung," premieres in Vienna
Mar 22 F W A Argelander, Memel E Prussia, cataloguer of 324,188 stars in the year 1799.
Mar 25 In the year 1799 constantin Reindl, composer, dies at 60
Mar 26 In the year 1799 napolean captures Jaffa Palestine
Mar 28 Etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55 in the year 1799.
Mar 28 Karl Adolph von Basedow, German artist (Ziekte van Basedow) on this day in history.
Mar 28 New York State abolished slavery in the year 1799.
Mar 28 NY State abolished slavery on this day in history.
Mar 29 Edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68) in the year 1799.
Mar 29 In the year 1799 new York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slavery in the state.
Apr 01 On this day in history narciso Casanovas, composer, dies at 52
Apr 05 In the year 1799 vincenzo Fioravanti, composer
Apr 13 In the year 1799 heinrich F L Rellstab, German music theorist
Apr 14 On this day in history napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews
Apr 16 In the year 1799 napoleonic Wars: The Battle of Mount Tabor
Apr 19 Pieter Hellendaal, violinist/organist/composer (Glees), dies at 78 in the year 1799.
Apr 20 In the year 1799 friedrich von Schiller's "Wallensteins Tod," premieres in Weimar
Apr 22 In the year 1799 jean Poiseuille, physician/physiologist (blood pressure)
Apr 28 Francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58
May 04 On this day in history fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is assaulted and the Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of General George Harris.
May 09 In the year 1799 claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer, dies at 72
May 18 Pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies on this day in history.
May 23 Thomas Hood, English poet/composer (Song of the Shirt) in the year 1799.
May 26 Alexander S Pushkin, Russia, writer (Eugene Onegin) on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1799 jacques-Francois-Fromental-Elle Halevy, [Elie Levy], composer
Jun 06 Aleksandr Sergeyevich, Russia, poet, founder of modern Russian Lit on this day in history.
Jun 06 American orator Patrick Henry ("Give me liberty or give me death!") dies in Charlotte County, Virginia in the year 1799.
Jun 07 The birth of Alexander Pushkin, Russian playwright and poet in the year 1799.
Jun 18 On this day in history johann Andre, composer, dies at 58