Historical Events In 1799
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Oct 15 In the year 1799 august Ferdinand Haeser, composer
Oct 16 Antoine-Frederic Gresnick, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1799.
Oct 22 Russia leaves second anti-French Coalition on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history william Paca, US judge/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 58
Oct 24 On this day in history carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, dies at 59
Oct 30 William Balch becomes Navy's first commissioned Chaplain on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1799 napoleon becomes dictator (1st consul) of France
Nov 17 On this day in history titian Ramsey Peale, US, artist/naturalist (American Ornithology)
Nov 22 In the year 1799 baroness van Dorth, orangist, executed
Nov 29 In the year 1799 amos Bronson Alcott, US educator/poet (Concord Days)
Dec 05 On this day in history robert Kimmerling, composer, dies at 61
Dec 06 On this day in history joseph Black, Scottish medical/chemist/physicist, dies at 71
Dec 10 Metric system established in France in the year 1799.
Dec 14 On this day in history george Washington, 1st president USA (1789-97), dies at 66
Dec 14 On this day in history george Washington, the American revolutionary leader and first president of the United States, dies of acute laryngitis at his estate in Mount Vernon, Virginia
Dec 18 George Washington's body interred at Mount Vernon in the year 1799.
Dec 20 In the year 1799 david Traugott Nicolai, composer, dies at 66
Dec 24 Jakobijns plot against Napoleon uncovered on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1799 george Washington is eulogized by Col Henry Lee as "1st in war, 1st in peace & 1st in hearts of his countrymen"
Dec 26 In the year 1799 george Washington is eulogized by Colonel Henry Lee as "1st in war, first in peace & first in the hearts of his countrymen"
Dec 31 In the year 1799 thomas Taglichsbeck, composer