Historical Events In 1815
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Feb 21 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/sculptor on this day in history.
Feb 24 Robert Fulton, steamboat pioneer, dies in the year 1815.
Feb 25 Robert Hall Chilton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1879 on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1815 napoleon & 1,200 leave Elba to start 100-day re-conquest of France
Feb 26 Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from exile on the Island of Elba on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history disbanding of Lower Canada militia after War of 1812
Mar 01 Sunday observance in Netherlands regulated by law in the year 1815.
Mar 02 Antonio Buzzolla, composer in the year 1815.
Mar 02 On this day in history signing of Kandyan treaty by British invaders and Sri Lankan King.
Mar 03 US declares war on Algiers for taking US prisoners & demanding tribute in the year 1815.
Mar 08 On this day in history in Charlottetown PEI, Peter Byers, a black, sentenced to death for stealing five pounds; 2 weeks earlier his brother Sancho sentenced to hang for stealing a pound of butter and a loaf of bread
Mar 14 In the year 1815 josephine Lang, composer
Mar 16 In the year 1815 willem I proclaimed king of the Netherlands, including Belgium
Mar 20 Napoleon enters Paris after escape from Elba, begins 100-day rule in the year 1815.
Mar 23 USS Hornet captures HMS Penguin in battle lasting 22 minutes on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1815 wincenty Studzinski, composer
Apr 01 In the year 1815 otto Von Bismarck, Germany, chancellor (1866-90)
Apr 05 In the year 1815 eruption of Tambora volcano (Sumbawa Java)
Apr 06 In the year 1815 english militia shoots prisoners, 100's killed
Apr 06 Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history austria declares war on realm of Naples
Apr 11 On this day in history klara Fey, German orch leader (Deutscher Arbeiterverein)
Apr 12 Henry Hugo Pierson, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Anthony Trollope, England, novelist/poet (Barchester Towers) in the year 1815.
Apr 28 Andrew Jackson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897 on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1815 abram Duryee, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1890
May 03 In the year 1815 battle at Tolentino Austria beats king Joachim of Naples
May 03 Battle at Tolentino: Austria beats king Joachim of Naples in the year 1815.
May 03 Hermanus W Witteveen, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
May 05 Eugene-Marin Labiche, French playwright on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1815 jean Delphin Alard, French violinist/composer
May 16 The Governor of New South Wales, Lachlan Macquarie, officially names the town of Blackheath in the upper Blue Mountains on this day in history.
May 18 Thomas Stanhope Bocock, rep (Confederacy), died in 1891 on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history john Gross Barnard, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1882