Historical Events In 1794
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Apr 05 Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 in the year 1794.
Apr 08 On this day in history marie-Jean-Antoine-Nicholas-Caritat, mathematician dies
Apr 10 Matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history edward Everett, Dorchester Mass, (Gov-Mass), statesman/orator
Apr 12 Germinal P Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (geometry) on this day in history.
Apr 21 NYC formally declares coast of Ellis Island publically owned, so they can build forts to protect NYC from British on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history william Jones, British Orientalist/jurist, dies at 47
Apr 30 On this day in history the Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union.
May 06 Haiti, under Toussaint L'Ouverture, revolts against France in the year 1794.
May 06 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
May 08 Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist (identified oxygen), guillotined on this day in history.
May 08 US Post Office established on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1794 elisabeth PMH, princess of France, beheaded at 30
May 17 Anna Brownell Jameson, Dublin, writer in the year 1794.
May 17 Hard frost in southern New England in the year 1794.
May 18 In the year 1794 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
May 23 On this day in history isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer
May 24 In the year 1794 william Whewell, British philosopher (History of Inductive Science)
May 27 Cornelius Vanderbilt, millionaire (B & O railroad) in the year 1794.
Jun 01 English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1794 congress passes Neutrality Act, bans Americans from serving in armed forces of foreign powers
Jun 05 Congress prohibits citizens from serving in foreign armed forces on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history the U.S. Congress pases the Neutrality Act, prohibiting Americans from enlisting in the service of a foreign power.
Jun 08 In the year 1794 g A Borger, writer, dies
Jun 10 Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Phila, forms in the year 1794.
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)
Jun 18 On this day in history george Grote, British historian
Jun 19 Richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1794 empress Catherine II grants Jews permission to settle in Kiev
Jun 24 On this day in history bowdoin College is founded.
Jun 25 French troops occupy Charleroi in the year 1794.
Jun 26 Battle of Colors: France under Jourdan beats Austrian army on this day in history.
Jun 28 Joshua Humphreys appointed master builder to build Navy ships at an annual salary of $2,000 in the year 1794.
Jun 30 Battle of Fort Recovery, Ohio in the year 1794.