Historical Events In 1804
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) in the year 1804.
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on this day in history.
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies in the year 1804.
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 14 On this day in history john Park, composer
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet on this day in history.
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1804 ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1804 immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
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 on this day in history.
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 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered in the year 1804.
Feb 21 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
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 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 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1804.
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies