Historical Events In 1802
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jan 03 In the year 1802 feliks Ostrowski, composer
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica)
Jan 13 Eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59
Jan 19 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831) in the year 1802.
Jan 22 On this day in history richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY)
Jan 25 Napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 26 Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library in the year 1802.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1802.
Jan 31 On this day in history 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 In the year 1802 first leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢)
Feb 02 Jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist in the year 1802.
Feb 04 In the year 1802 mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College)
Feb 06 Charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7] on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history simon Willard patents banjo clock
Feb 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer in the year 1802.
Feb 21 In the year 1802 george Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882
Feb 26 In the year 1802 the birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright
Feb 26 Victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables) in the year 1802.
Feb 27 In the year 1802 william George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck
Mar 07 In the year 1802 johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50
Mar 16 George Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 in the year 1802.
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY) on this day in history.
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 US army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 West Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors on this day in history.