Historical Events In 1804
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Mar 04 In the year 1804 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.
Mar 07 In the year 1804 john Wedgwood, founder (Royal Horticulture Society), dies
Mar 14 Johann Strauss, the Elder, Viennese violinist/comp (Radetzky March) in the year 1804.
Mar 14 The birth of Johann Strauss, Austrian composer in the year 1804.
Mar 16 On this day in history francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75
Mar 17 In the year 1804 james Bridger, scout/fur trader/mountain man par excellance
Mar 17 Johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell", premieres on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1804 johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell," premieres
Mar 20 On this day in history 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
Mar 20 Ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1804.
Mar 20 On this day in history neal Dow, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1897
Mar 21 After four years of debate and planning, French leader Napoleon Bonaparte enacts a new legal framework known as the "Napoleonic Code." on this day in history.
Mar 21 French civil Code of Napoleon adopted in the year 1804.
Mar 26 Congress orders removal of Indians east of Mississippi to Louisiana on this day in history.
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 Thousands of whites are massacred in Haiti following a declaration by Governor General Jean-Jacques Dessalines in the year 1804.
Mar 29 Thousands of Whites massacred in Haiti in the year 1804.
Mar 30 In the year 1804 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 In the year 1804 jacques Necker, fiancier/statesman, dies
Apr 22 In the year 1804 gioacchino Rossini (12) performs in Imola
Apr 23 On this day in history guillaume Nerenburger, Belgian general (Triangulatie of Belgium)
Apr 24 Thomas Oliver Selfridge, Comm (Union Navy) in the year 1804.
Apr 28 31 English ship sail Suriname river demand transition colony on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jacob Kats, Flemish writer (Earthly Paradise)
May 06 On this day in history suriname sold to English (until Feb, 1816)
May 06 On this day in history suriname sold to English (until February 1816)
May 12 Robert Baldwin, (L) help establish govt in Canada (or 1904) on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1804 lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast