Historical Events In 1803
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jun 24 In the year 1803 george James Webb, composer
Jun 24 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
Jul 04 The Louisiana Purchase is announced to the American people on this day in history.
Jul 05 The convention of Artlenburg leads to the French occupation of Hanover (which had been ruled by the British king) in the year 1803.
Jul 05 William Jackson, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1803.
Jul 09 Navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator in the year 1803.
Jul 14 In the year 1803 esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies
Jul 20 Jakob Zeugheer, composer on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1803 arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
Jul 23 On this day in history irish nationalist Robert Emmet, 25, leads a rebellion against the British He spoke with Bonaparte and Talleyrand last year in an effort to obtain French support, his small band of followers commits two murders and other acts of violence July 23 in a move to capture the viceroy, but the rioters are quickly dispersed Emmet escapes, goes into hiding, is captured August 25, tried by a special court, and hanged September 20
Jul 23 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
Jul 24 Alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist) on this day in history.
Jul 26 The Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history john Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor
Aug 09 1st horses arrive in Hawaii in the year 1803.
Aug 09 On this day in history first horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 15 In the year 1803 james Douglas, father of British Columbia
Aug 18 James Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1803 luís Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader
Aug 28 Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies on this day in history.
Sep 01 Jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter in the year 1803.
Sep 03 Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer in the year 1803.
Sep 03 In the year 1803 english scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements.
Sep 04 Sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849) in the year 1803.
Sep 05 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Sep 09 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer
Sep 13 John Barry first American commodore, dies on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history john Barry, 1st American commodore, dies
Sep 17 In the year 1803 franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies
Sep 20 On this day in history robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
Sep 23 Battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history the Battle of Assaye ends in victory for British forces under Arthur Wellesley, 34, brother of India's governor-general Richard Colley, first marquis Wellesley