Historical Events In 1799
Monday, 16 May 2022
Jun 18 In the year 1799 william Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune)
Jun 22 England & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic on this day in history.
Jul 04 F J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore on this day in history.
Jul 07 William Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1799 discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language.
Jul 15 The Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history a group of Napoleon Bonaparte's soldiers discover what is now known as The Rosetta Stone, enabling the translation of hieroglyphics for the first time.
Jul 24 William Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York in the year 1799.
Jul 25 French-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir on this day in history.
Jul 26 Isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1799 jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
Aug 04 Olof Wilhelm Udden, composer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1799.
Aug 07 In the year 1799 john Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58
Aug 11 Joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist in the year 1799.
Aug 13 English fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname in the year 1799.
Aug 16 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 20 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician in the year 1799.
Aug 20 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37 in the year 1799.
Aug 23 Napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power in the year 1799.
Aug 27 English invasion army lands in North-Holland on this day in history.
Aug 29 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 in the year 1799.
Aug 30 Bataafse fleet surrender to English on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan)
Sep 07 On this day in history john Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68
Sep 19 English & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1799 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
Oct 02 On this day in history duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands
Oct 05 Anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1799 antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68
Oct 06 Battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army in the year 1799.
Oct 09 In the year 1799 british frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast
Oct 10 On this day in history convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs