Historical Events In 1799
Sunday, 26 May 2019
Jun 18 In the year 1799 william Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune)
Jun 22 England & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic in the year 1799.
Jul 04 In the year 1799 f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59)
Jul 07 In the year 1799 ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore.
Jul 07 On this day in history william Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53
Jul 15 Discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language in the year 1799.
Jul 15 The Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign in the year 1799.
Jul 19 A group of Napoleon Bonaparte's soldiers discover what is now known as The Rosetta Stone, enabling the translation of hieroglyphics for the first time on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history william Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York
Jul 25 In the year 1799 french-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir
Jul 26 Isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings on this day in history.
Aug 02 Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54 in the year 1799.
Aug 04 Olof Wilhelm Udden, composer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1799 john Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58
Aug 11 Joachim de Barrande, French paleontologist/geologist in the year 1799.
Aug 13 English fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname in the year 1799.
Aug 16 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1799.
Aug 20 On this day in history heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician
Aug 20 In the year 1799 johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37
Aug 23 Napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power in the year 1799.
Aug 27 In the year 1799 english invasion army lands in North-Holland
Aug 29 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 in the year 1799.
Aug 30 In the year 1799 bataafse fleet surrender to English
Sep 01 On this day in history bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan)
Sep 07 John Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 19 English & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1799 rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
Oct 02 Duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands in the year 1799.
Oct 05 Anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1799 antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68
Oct 06 Battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history british frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast
Oct 10 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs on this day in history.