Historical Events In 1804
Thursday, 09 April 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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1804 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 in the year 1804.
Feb 02 On this day in history leopold Eugen Mechura, composer
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet in the year 1804.
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 in the year 1804.
Feb 06 Ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler in the year 1804.
Feb 07 On this day in history 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 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire in the year 1804.
Feb 15 New Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery in the year 1804.
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 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it in the year 1804.
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 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales
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 London's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute on this day in history.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 In the year 1804 wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies