Historical Events In 1803
Monday, 10 May 2021
Jun 24 George James Webb, composer in the year 1803.
Jun 24 Matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88 in the year 1803.
Jul 04 In the year 1803 the Louisiana Purchase is announced to the American people.
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 In the year 1803 william Jackson, composer, dies at 73
Jul 09 In the year 1803 navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator.
Jul 14 Esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history jakob Zeugheer, composer
Jul 23 Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered on this day in history.
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 In the year 1803 alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist)
Jul 26 On this day in history the Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London.
Jul 31 In the year 1803 john Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor
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 In the year 1803 james Douglas, father of British Columbia
Aug 18 In the year 1803 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 On this day in history charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
Sep 01 On this day in history jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter
Sep 03 On this day in history alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer
Sep 03 English scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1803 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 In the year 1803 frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer
Sep 13 John Barry first American commodore, dies on this day in history.
Sep 13 John Barry, 1st American commodore, dies in the year 1803.
Sep 17 Franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies in the year 1803.
Sep 20 On this day in history robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
Sep 23 In the year 1803 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