Historical Events In 1807
Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Feb 18 In the year 1807 august G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53
Feb 19 British squadron under Adm Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelle on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history british squadron under Admiral Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelles
Feb 19 On this day in history vice President Aaron Burr arrested in Alabama for treason; later found innocent
Feb 23 In the year 1807 francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61
Feb 24 In the year 1807 17 die & 15 wounded in a crush to witness execution of Holloway, Heggerty & Elizabeth Godfrey in England
Feb 25 George Alfred Trenholm, Secy Treas (Confederacy), died in 1876 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history henry Wadsworth Longfellow poet was born
Feb 27 In the year 1807 henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland Maine, poet (Hiawatha)
Feb 27 The birth of Henry Longfellow, American poet in the year 1807.
Mar 02 Congress bans slave trade effective January 1, 1808 on this day in history.
Mar 05 1st performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B on this day in history.
Mar 05 First performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B in the year 1807.
Mar 07 In the year 1807 franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer (Der Alchemist)
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 on this day in history.
Mar 25 1st railway passenger service began in England in the year 1807.
Mar 25 British Parliament abolishes slave trade in the year 1807.
Mar 25 First railway passenger service began in England on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1807 george Canning becomes British minister of Foreign affairs
Mar 25 In the year 1807 slave trade in England abolished by the British Parliament
Apr 01 In the year 1807 fredrik Cygnaeus, Finnish poet/literature critic
Apr 01 Louis Francois Chambray, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1807.
Apr 04 On this day in history joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
Apr 09 John Opie, Engl painter/illustrator: Shakespeare gallery, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Apr 24 Charles Ferguson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 on this day in history.
May 01 John Bankhead "Prince John" Magruder, Major General (Confederate Army) on this day in history.
May 11 Ira Aldridge, Great 19th century black Shakespearian actor (Othello) in the year 1807.
May 15 Luigi Ferdinando Casamorata, composer in the year 1807.
May 22 On this day in history former Vice President Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond VA (acquitted)
May 22 In the year 1807 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 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 in the year 1807.
May 24 On this day in history cornelis E van Koetsveld, vicar/literature