Historical Events In 1803
Monday, 08 August 2022
Jun 24 In the year 1803 george James Webb, composer
Jun 24 Matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history william Jackson, composer, dies at 73
Jul 09 On this day in history navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator.
Jul 14 Esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies in the year 1803.
Jul 20 On this day in history jakob Zeugheer, composer
Jul 23 Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered in the year 1803.
Jul 23 In the year 1803 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 in the year 1803.
Jul 23 In the year 1803 robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
Jul 24 In the year 1803 alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist)
Jul 26 The Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London on this day in history.
Jul 31 John Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor in the year 1803.
Aug 09 1st horses arrive in Hawaii on this day in history.
Aug 09 First horses arrive in Hawaii in the year 1803.
Aug 15 On this day in history 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 Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader in the year 1803.
Aug 28 On this day in history charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
Sep 01 In the year 1803 jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter
Sep 03 Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer in the year 1803.
Sep 03 English scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements in the year 1803.
Sep 04 On this day in history sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
Sep 05 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Sep 09 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32 in the year 1803.
Sep 12 Frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer on this day in history.
Sep 13 John Barry first American commodore, dies on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1803 john Barry, 1st American commodore, dies
Sep 17 Franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies on this day in history.
Sep 20 Robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed on this day in history.
Sep 23 Battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1803 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