Historical Events In 1804
Thursday, 05 August 2021
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 on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1804 johann Strauss, the Elder, Viennese violinist/comp (Radetzky March)
Mar 14 The birth of Johann Strauss, Austrian composer in the year 1804.
Mar 16 Francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Mar 17 James Bridger, scout/fur trader/mountain man par excellance on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1804 johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell", premieres
Mar 17 Johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell," premieres on this day in history.
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 In the year 1804 ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47
Mar 20 On this day in history neal Dow, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1897
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 On this day in history french civil Code of Napoleon adopted
Mar 26 On this day in history congress orders removal of Indians east of Mississippi to Louisiana
Mar 26 Territory of Orleans organized in Louisiana Purchase on this day in history.
Mar 28 Ohio passed law restricting movement of Blacks, 1804 in the year 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 in the year 1804.
Mar 30 On this day in history salomon Sulzer, composer
Apr 02 On this day in history forty merchantmen are wrecked when a convoy led by HMS Apollo runs aground off Portugal.
Apr 04 Joseph Fischhof, composer on this day in history.
Apr 05 High Possil Meteorite: The first recorded meteorite in Scotland falls in Possil in the year 1804.
Apr 09 Jacques Necker, fiancier/statesman, dies in the year 1804.
Apr 22 Gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola in the year 1804.
Apr 23 Guillaume Nerenburger, Belgian general (Triangulatie of Belgium) in the year 1804.
Apr 24 On this day in history thomas Oliver Selfridge, Comm (Union Navy)
Apr 28 31 English ship sail Suriname river demand transition colony in the year 1804.
Apr 28 On this day in history hans Gram, composer, dies at 49
Apr 30 On this day in history hague's Theater opens
May 05 In the year 1804 jacob Kats, Flemish writer (Earthly Paradise)
May 06 Suriname sold to English (until Feb, 1816) on this day in history.
May 06 Suriname sold to English (until February 1816) in the year 1804.
May 12 Robert Baldwin, (L) help establish govt in Canada (or 1904) in the year 1804.
May 14 In the year 1804 lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast