Historical Events In 1804
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1804 haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
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 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 In the year 1804 hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 In the year 1804 john Park, composer
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 On this day in history british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic in the year 1804.
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 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 On this day in history john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 In the year 1804 immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
Feb 14 On this day in history 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 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1804 samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
Feb 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies