Historical Events In 1803
Friday, 22 March 2019
Jun 24 In the year 1803 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 On this day in history the convention of Artlenburg leads to the French occupation of Hanover (which had been ruled by the British king).
Jul 05 William Jackson, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1803.
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 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 In the year 1803 robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
Jul 24 Alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist) in the year 1803.
Jul 26 In the year 1803 the Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London.
Jul 31 John Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor on this day in history.
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 James Douglas, father of British Columbia in the year 1803.
Aug 18 James Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 67 in the year 1803.
Aug 25 In the year 1803 luís Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader
Aug 28 In the year 1803 charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
Sep 01 Jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter in the year 1803.
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 Sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1803.
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 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 On this day in history robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
Sep 23 On this day in history battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army
Sep 23 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 on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history samuel Francis DuPont, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1865