Historical Events In 1803
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jun 24 George James Webb, composer on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
Jul 04 On this day in history the Louisiana Purchase is announced to the American people.
Jul 05 In the year 1803 the convention of Artlenburg leads to the French occupation of Hanover (which had been ruled by the British king).
Jul 05 On this day in history william Jackson, composer, dies at 73
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 in the year 1803.
Jul 23 In the year 1803 arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
Jul 23 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 on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer
Jul 23 On this day in history robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
Jul 24 On this day in history alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist)
Jul 26 The Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London in the year 1803.
Jul 31 John Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history 1st horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 09 In the year 1803 first horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 15 In the year 1803 james Douglas, father of British Columbia
Aug 18 On this day in history james Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 67
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1803 alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer
Sep 03 In the year 1803 english scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements.
Sep 04 On this day in history sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
Sep 05 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1803.
Sep 09 In the year 1803 armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32
Sep 12 On this day in history frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer
Sep 13 John Barry first American commodore, dies in the year 1803.
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 On this day in history battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army
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