Historical Events In 1807
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Feb 18 On this day in history august G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53
Feb 19 On this day in history british squadron under Adm Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelle
Feb 19 In the year 1807 british squadron under Admiral Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelles
Feb 19 In the year 1807 vice President Aaron Burr arrested in Alabama for treason; later found innocent
Feb 23 Francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1807.
Feb 24 17 die & 15 wounded in a crush to witness execution of Holloway, Heggerty & Elizabeth Godfrey in England on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1807 george Alfred Trenholm, Secy Treas (Confederacy), died in 1876
Feb 27 On this day in history henry Wadsworth Longfellow poet was born
Feb 27 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland Maine, poet (Hiawatha) in the year 1807.
Feb 27 The birth of Henry Longfellow, American poet on this day in history.
Mar 02 Congress bans slave trade effective January 1, 1808 in the year 1807.
Mar 05 1st performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1807 first performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B
Mar 07 Franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer (Der Alchemist) on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1807 anton Eberl, composer, dies at 41
Mar 18 British forces occupy Alexandria but are able to hold it for only 6 months before the Turks force their evacuation in the year 1807.
Mar 25 1st railway passenger service began in England on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history british Parliament abolishes slave trade
Mar 25 First railway passenger service began in England in the year 1807.
Mar 25 George Canning becomes British minister of Foreign affairs on this day in history.
Mar 25 Slave trade in England abolished by the British Parliament on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history fredrik Cygnaeus, Finnish poet/literature critic
Apr 01 In the year 1807 louis Francois Chambray, composer, dies at 69
Apr 04 In the year 1807 joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
Apr 09 In the year 1807 john Opie, Engl painter/illustrator: Shakespeare gallery, dies at 45
Apr 24 In the year 1807 charles Ferguson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862
May 01 John Bankhead "Prince John" Magruder, Major General (Confederate Army) in the year 1807.
May 11 In the year 1807 ira Aldridge, Great 19th century black Shakespearian actor (Othello)
May 15 Luigi Ferdinando Casamorata, composer in the year 1807.
May 22 Former Vice President Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond VA (acquitted) in the year 1807.
May 22 On this day in history former VP Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond Va (acquitted)
May 22 Townsend Speakman first sells fruit-flavored carbonated drinks (Philadelphia) in the year 1807.
May 22 In the year 1807 u S authorities arrest former vice president Aaron Burr February 19 in Alabama and bring him to trial May 22 at Richmond, Va , in a circuit court presided over by Chief Justice John Marshall of the Supreme Court Burr has apparently schemed to establish an independent nation comprised of Mexico and parts of the Louisiana Territory, but the court acquits him for lack of evidence
May 24 Cornelis E van Koetsveld, vicar/literature in the year 1807.