Historical Events In 1802
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jan 03 Feliks Ostrowski, composer in the year 1802.
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia on this day in history.
Jan 06 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica) in the year 1802.
Jan 13 In the year 1802 eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
Jan 14 In the year 1802 marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59
Jan 19 In the year 1802 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831)
Jan 22 In the year 1802 richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY)
Jan 25 In the year 1802 napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic in the year 1802.
Jan 26 Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library on this day in history.
Jan 26 The Italian republic created January 26 from the former Cisalpine republic with Napoleon Bonaparte as president annexes Piedmont September 21 and annexes Parma and Piacenza in October in the year 1802.
Jan 27 On this day in history johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
Jan 29 In the year 1802 john Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1802 jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero
Feb 02 On this day in history 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents)
Feb 02 First leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 In the year 1802 jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist
Feb 04 In the year 1802 mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College)
Feb 06 Charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7] in the year 1802.
Feb 08 In the year 1802 simon Willard patents banjo clock
Feb 10 In the year 1802 in London England Alexander Mackenzie 1764-1820 knighted for achievements in the North West, and for being first to cross the North American continent by land
Feb 11 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 In the year 1802 charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
Feb 21 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 on this day in history.
Feb 26 The birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright in the year 1802.
Feb 26 On this day in history victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables)
Feb 27 William George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck on this day in history.
Mar 07 Johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 16 George Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 in the year 1802.
Mar 16 In the year 1802 law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY)
Mar 16 On this day in history law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY)
Mar 16 US army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time) on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1802 west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors