Historical Events In 1799
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 On this day in history f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59)
Jul 07 In the year 1799 ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore.
Jul 07 William Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 15 Discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language in the year 1799.
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 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 In the year 1799 french-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir
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 On this day in history olof Wilhelm Udden, composer
Aug 06 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1799.
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 English fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1799 vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61
Aug 20 In the year 1799 heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician
Aug 20 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1799 napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power.
Aug 27 In the year 1799 english invasion army lands in North-Holland
Aug 29 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 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 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1799 duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands
Oct 05 In the year 1799 anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship
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 on this day in history.
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.