Historical Events In 1804
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement on this day in history.
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 14 John Park, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 30 On this day in history mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 On this day in history british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 In the year 1804 jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 Caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 In the year 1804 johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 In the year 1804 joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70
Feb 06 In the year 1804 ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements in the year 1804.
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 in the year 1804.
Feb 14 In the year 1804 karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire.
Feb 15 New Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery in the year 1804.
Feb 16 On this day in history lieutenant Stephen Decatur, with volunteers from frigate Constitution and schooner Enterprise, enters Tripoli harbor by night in the ketch Intrepid to burn the captured frigate Philadelphia. Decatur's raid succeeds without American losses. England's Lord Nelson calls this "the most daring act of the age."
Feb 16 On this day in history lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it
Feb 17 On this day in history samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
Feb 18 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered on this day in history.
Feb 21 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales in the year 1804.
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick in the year 1804.
Feb 23 In the year 1804 conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII
Feb 24 In the year 1804 london's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute.
Feb 25 On this day in history jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies on this day in history.