Historical Events In 1799
Friday, 18 September 2020
Jun 18 William Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune) on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1799 england & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic
Jul 04 In the year 1799 f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59)
Jul 07 Ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1799 william Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53
Jul 15 In the year 1799 discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language.
Jul 15 In the year 1799 the Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign.
Jul 19 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 on this day in history.
Jul 24 William Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York on this day in history.
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 In the year 1799 jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
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 Joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist in the year 1799.
Aug 13 In the year 1799 english fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname
Aug 16 In the year 1799 vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1799 bataafse fleet surrender to English
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 In the year 1799 english & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver
Oct 01 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) in the year 1799.
Oct 02 Duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands on this day in history.
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 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs in the year 1799.