Historical Events In 1799
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Jun 18 William Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune) on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history england & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic
Jul 04 On this day in history f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59)
Jul 07 On this day in history ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore.
Jul 07 In the year 1799 william Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1799 william Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York
Jul 25 In the year 1799 french-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir
Jul 26 On this day in history isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings
Aug 02 On this day in history jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
Aug 04 In the year 1799 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 in the year 1799.
Aug 23 Napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power in the year 1799.
Aug 27 On this day in history english invasion army lands in North-Holland
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 Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan) on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1799.
Oct 05 In the year 1799 antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68
Oct 06 In the year 1799 battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army
Oct 09 British frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs