Historical Events In 1804
Monday, 24 June 2019
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) in the year 1804.
Jan 01 On this day in history jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies in the year 1804.
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 in the year 1804.
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 14 John Park, composer on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1804 karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1804 mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao on this day in history.
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1804 jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 In the year 1804 caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 On this day in history johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 in the year 1804.
Feb 06 On this day in history ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 In the year 1804 john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1804 karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire.
Feb 15 In the year 1804 new Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery
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 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
Feb 18 In the year 1804 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered
Feb 21 In the year 1804 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales in the year 1804.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
Feb 23 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history london's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus in the year 1804.
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad on this day in history.
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1804.
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies