Historical Events In 1812
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 11 Waltz introduced into English ballrooms. Most observers consider it disgusting & immoral. No wonder it caught on! in the year 1812.
May 12 Edward Lear, England, landscape painter, (Complete Nonsense Book) on this day in history.
May 13 Johann Matthias Sperger, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 17 Joseph Warren Revere, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1880 on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1812 felix Kirk Zollicoffer, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
May 20 On this day in history gustav Adolf Mankell, composer
May 21 Joseph Wolfl, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1812 henri A Esquiros, French poet/writer (Les Vierges Folles)
May 25 On this day in history earthquake destroys Caracas Venezuela
May 30 On this day in history john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
Jun 02 In the year 1812 john W de Winter, Dutch vice-adm, dies at battle at Kamperduin at 51
Jun 03 In the year 1812 pieter Mijer, Dutch gov-gen of Neth Indies (1866-72)
Jun 04 In the year 1812 louisiana Territory officially renamed "Missouri Territory"
Jun 04 On this day in history the Louisiana Territory is renamed the Missouri Territory.
Jun 07 Theophilus Toulmin Garrard, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1902 in the year 1812.
Jun 08 On this day in history robert Schumann, Zwickau Germany, composer (Neue Zeitschrift fuer Musik)
Jun 09 Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens) on this day in history.
Jun 12 Napoleon Bonapart invades Russia on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history napoleon invades Russia
Jun 16 In the year 1812 franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23
Jun 18 Ivan Goncharov, Russia, novelist/travel writer (Oblomov) in the year 1812.
Jun 18 The U.S. declares war on Great Britain, beginning what historians still remember as The War of 1812 in the year 1812.
Jun 18 In the year 1812 war of 1812 begins as US declares war against Britain
Jun 22 In the year 1812 napoleon's Grand Army invades Russia
Jun 27 In the year 1812 john Pike Hullah, composer
Jun 28 On this day in history rudolf von Alt, Austrian painter
Jul 01 Willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dutch genealogist/heraldicus in the year 1812.
Jul 11 In the year 1812 uS invades Canada (Detroit frontier)
Jul 12 On this day in history uS forces led by Gen Hull invade Canada (War of 1812)
Jul 14 In the year 1812 christian G Heyne, German archaeologist, dies at 82
Jul 15 Benno Adam, animal painter in the year 1812.
Jul 22 Duke of Wellington defeats French at Battle of Salamanca, Spain on this day in history.
Jul 22 French troops are defeated by the British at the Battle of Salamanca in Spain on this day in history.
Jul 23 Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I on this day in history.