Historical Events In 1799
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Jun 18 In the year 1799 william Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune)
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 In the year 1799 ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore.
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1799 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 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 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 In the year 1799 joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74
Aug 07 John Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58 in the year 1799.
Aug 11 On this day in history joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist
Aug 13 In the year 1799 english fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname
Aug 16 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1799.
Aug 20 On this day in history 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 English invasion army lands in North-Holland in the year 1799.
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 in the year 1799.
Sep 01 Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan) in the year 1799.
Sep 07 John Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1799 english & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army
Oct 09 On this day in history british frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast
Oct 10 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs on this day in history.