Historical Events In 1804
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1804 haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France in the year 1804.
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies on this day in history.
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement in the year 1804.
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement in the year 1804.
Jan 12 On this day in history hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 John Park, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1804 mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 On this day in history british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1804 caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 On this day in history leopold Eugen Mechura, composer
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet on this day in history.
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 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements in the year 1804.
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 14 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1804 new Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery
Feb 16 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." in the year 1804.
Feb 16 In the year 1804 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 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 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick in the year 1804.
Feb 23 On this day in history conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII
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 in the year 1804.
Mar 01 In the year 1804 wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies