Historical Events In 1808
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Mar 27 In the year 1808 joseph Haydns oratorio "Die Schopfung" premieres in Vienna
Mar 29 In the year 1808 williamstown Ontario John Johnson 1742-1830 gives patent and grants 12 acres of land for Williamstown Fair; oldest continuously operating farm fair in Ontario.
Mar 31 French created Kingdom of Westphalia orders Jews to adopt family names on this day in history.
Apr 06 John Jacob Astor incorporates the American Fur Company in the year 1808.
Apr 08 The Roman Catholic Diocese of Baltimore was promoted to an archdiocese, with the founding of the dioceses of New York, Philadelphia, Boston, and Bardstown (now Louisville) by Pope Pius VII on this day in history.
Apr 09 Mayor Wolters offers French king Louis Napoleon townhall as a palace on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history auguste Franchomme, composer
Apr 13 William Henry Lane ("Juda") perfects tap dance on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1808 william Henry Lane ("Juda") perfects the tap dance
Apr 16 Caleb Blood Smith, Secy Int (Union), died in 1864 in the year 1808.
Apr 17 Bayonne Decree by Napoleon I of France orders seizure of US ships on this day in history.
Apr 20 Louis-Napoleon (Napoleon III), emperor of France (1852-71) in the year 1808.
Apr 25 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1808.
Apr 26 Martha Finley, children's book author in the year 1808.
Apr 29 On this day in history hermann Schulze-Delitzsch, German politician/reformer [or 1883]
Apr 30 In the year 1808 1st practical typewriter finished by Italian Pellegrini Turri
Apr 30 The first practical typewriter finished by Italian Pellegrini Turri on this day in history.
May 02 Uprising against French occupation begins in Madrid in the year 1808.
May 03 Goya's "Executions of 3rd of May" in the year 1808.
May 03 In the year 1808 goya's "Executions of the 3rd of May"
May 15 In the year 1808 gottfried Herrmann, composer
May 17 In the year 1808 charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, composer
May 18 On this day in history jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49
May 19 In the year 1808 samuel Jameson Gholson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
May 22 G de Nerval, writer on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer
May 30 Napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate on this day in history.
Jun 01 1st US land-grant university founded-Ohio Univ, Athens, Ohio in the year 1808.
Jun 01 In the year 1808 the fir1st US land-grant university founded-Ohio Univ, Athens, Ohio
Jun 03 Jefferson F Davis, Ky, Pres of Confederate States of America (1861-5) in the year 1808.
Jun 05 On this day in history -6] Battle at Wagram: French army beats Austrians
Jun 10 In the year 1808 friedrich Kaiser, Dutch astronomer (Kaiser compass-card)
Jun 11 In the year 1808 charles Henry Poor, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1882
Jun 11 In the year 1808 giovanni Battista Cirri, composer, dies at 83