Historical Events In 1799
Monday, 10 December 2018
Jun 18 William Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune) in the year 1799.
Jun 22 England & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic in the year 1799.
Jul 04 F J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59) in the year 1799.
Jul 07 Ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore in the year 1799.
Jul 07 William Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53 in the year 1799.
Jul 15 Discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language in the year 1799.
Jul 15 On this day in history the Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign.
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 In the year 1799 william Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York
Jul 25 On this day in history french-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir
Jul 26 Isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings in the year 1799.
Aug 02 Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54 in the year 1799.
Aug 04 On this day in history olof Wilhelm Udden, composer
Aug 06 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history john Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58
Aug 11 In the year 1799 joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist
Aug 13 In the year 1799 english fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname
Aug 16 On this day in history vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61
Aug 20 In the year 1799 heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician
Aug 20 On this day in history johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37
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 On this day in history pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71
Aug 30 Bataafse fleet surrender to English on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1799 bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan)
Sep 07 John Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68 in the year 1799.
Sep 19 English & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 Antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army
Oct 09 British frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast in the year 1799.
Oct 10 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs in the year 1799.