Historical Events In 1804
Monday, 21 January 2019
Mar 04 The Battle of Vinegar Hill, colony of New South Wales (Australia), when Irish convicts (some of whom had been involved in Ireland’s Battle of Vinegar Hill in 1798) led the colony’s only significant convict uprising in the year 1804.
Mar 07 John Wedgwood, founder (Royal Horticulture Society), dies in the year 1804.
Mar 14 Johann Strauss, the Elder, Viennese violinist/comp (Radetzky March) in the year 1804.
Mar 14 The birth of Johann Strauss, Austrian composer on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75
Mar 17 James Bridger, scout/fur trader/mountain man par excellance in the year 1804.
Mar 17 Johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell", premieres in the year 1804.
Mar 17 In the year 1804 johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell," premieres
Mar 20 A royalist conspiracy against France's first consul Napoleon Bonaparte comes to light in February One conspirator, Gen Jean Victor Moreau, 41, escapes to America, but the duc d'Enghien Louis Antoine Henri de Bourbon Condé, 32, is seized in Baden, condemned by a commission acting under Bonaparte's orders without regard to law, and shot at Vincennes the night of March 20 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47
Mar 20 Neal Dow, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1897 in the year 1804.
Mar 21 In the year 1804 after four years of debate and planning, French leader Napoleon Bonaparte enacts a new legal framework known as the "Napoleonic Code."
Mar 21 French civil Code of Napoleon adopted in the year 1804.
Mar 26 On this day in history congress orders removal of Indians east of Mississippi to Louisiana
Mar 26 In the year 1804 territory of Orleans organized in Louisiana Purchase
Mar 28 On this day in history ohio passed law restricting movement of Blacks, 1804
Mar 29 On this day in history thousands of whites are massacred in Haiti following a declaration by Governor General Jean-Jacques Dessalines.
Mar 29 Thousands of Whites massacred in Haiti on this day in history.
Mar 30 On this day in history salomon Sulzer, composer
Apr 02 Forty merchantmen are wrecked when a convoy led by HMS Apollo runs aground off Portugal in the year 1804.
Apr 04 Joseph Fischhof, composer in the year 1804.
Apr 05 In the year 1804 high Possil Meteorite: The first recorded meteorite in Scotland falls in Possil.
Apr 09 On this day in history jacques Necker, fiancier/statesman, dies
Apr 22 Gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1804 guillaume Nerenburger, Belgian general (Triangulatie of Belgium)
Apr 24 In the year 1804 thomas Oliver Selfridge, Comm (Union Navy)
Apr 28 In the year 1804 31 English ship sail Suriname river demand transition colony
Apr 28 Hans Gram, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1804 hague's Theater opens
May 05 Jacob Kats, Flemish writer (Earthly Paradise) on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1804 suriname sold to English (until Feb, 1816)
May 06 Suriname sold to English (until February 1816) on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history robert Baldwin, (L) help establish govt in Canada (or 1904)
May 14 Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast on this day in history.