Historical Events In 1799
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Jun 18 William Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune) on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history england & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic
Jul 04 F J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59) in the year 1799.
Jul 07 Ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore on this day in history.
Jul 07 William Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53 in the year 1799.
Jul 15 Discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language in the year 1799.
Jul 15 In the year 1799 the Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign.
Jul 19 On this day in history 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.
Jul 24 In the year 1799 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 In the year 1799 isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings
Aug 02 In the year 1799 jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
Aug 04 On this day in history olof Wilhelm Udden, composer
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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1799 english fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname
Aug 16 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1799.
Aug 20 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician on this day in history.
Aug 20 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1799 napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power.
Aug 27 English invasion army lands in North-Holland in the year 1799.
Aug 29 On this day in history pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71
Aug 30 Bataafse fleet surrender to English on this day in history.
Sep 01 Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan) on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1799 john Ingen Housz, Dutch/English physician/nature investigator, dies at 68
Sep 19 On this day in history english & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver
Oct 01 On this day in history rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame)
Oct 02 On this day in history duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands
Oct 05 In the year 1799 anthony G O Ridder Van Rappard, Dutch Min of Reformed Worship
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1799 british frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast
Oct 10 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs in the year 1799.