Historical Events In 1799
Monday, 20 May 2019
Mar 07 The Royal Institution is founded on this day in history.
Mar 08 Simon Cameron, Secy War (Union), died in 1889 in the year 1799.
Mar 12 On this day in history austria declares war on France
Mar 18 John Randall, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1799.
Mar 19 Joseph Haydn's "Die Schopfung," premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
Mar 22 F W A Argelander, Memel E Prussia, cataloguer of 324,188 stars in the year 1799.
Mar 25 Constantin Reindl, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1799.
Mar 26 In the year 1799 napolean captures Jaffa Palestine
Mar 28 Etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55 in the year 1799.
Mar 28 Karl Adolph von Basedow, German artist (Ziekte van Basedow) in the year 1799.
Mar 28 In the year 1799 new York State abolished slavery
Mar 28 NY State abolished slavery in the year 1799.
Mar 29 In the year 1799 edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68)
Mar 29 New York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slavery in the state on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1799 narciso Casanovas, composer, dies at 52
Apr 05 In the year 1799 vincenzo Fioravanti, composer
Apr 13 Heinrich F L Rellstab, German music theorist on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1799 napoleon called for establishing Jerusalem for Jews
Apr 16 Napoleonic Wars: The Battle of Mount Tabor on this day in history.
Apr 19 Pieter Hellendaal, violinist/organist/composer (Glees), dies at 78 in the year 1799.
Apr 20 In the year 1799 friedrich von Schiller's "Wallensteins Tod," premieres in Weimar
Apr 22 Jean Poiseuille, physician/physiologist (blood pressure) in the year 1799.
Apr 28 Francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1799.
May 02 In the year 1799 henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58
May 04 In the year 1799 fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is assaulted and the Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of General George Harris.
May 09 In the year 1799 claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer, dies at 72
May 18 On this day in history pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies
May 23 Thomas Hood, English poet/composer (Song of the Shirt) on this day in history.
May 26 Alexander S Pushkin, Russia, writer (Eugene Onegin) on this day in history.
May 27 Jacques-Francois-Fromental-Elle Halevy, [Elie Levy], composer in the year 1799.
Jun 06 On this day in history aleksandr Sergeyevich, Russia, poet, founder of modern Russian Lit
Jun 06 On this day in history american orator Patrick Henry ("Give me liberty or give me death!") dies in Charlotte County, Virginia.
Jun 07 The birth of Alexander Pushkin, Russian playwright and poet on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1799 johann Andre, composer, dies at 58