Historical Events In 1799
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jun 18 In the year 1799 william Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune)
Jun 22 England & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic on this day in history.
Jul 04 F J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59) on this day in history.
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 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 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 French-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir on this day in history.
Jul 26 Isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
Aug 04 Olof Wilhelm Udden, composer on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1799 joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74
Aug 07 John Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist in the year 1799.
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 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician in the year 1799.
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 English invasion army lands in North-Holland in the year 1799.
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 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 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 Anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship in the year 1799.
Oct 05 Antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68 in the year 1799.
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 On this day in history convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs