Historical Events In 1799
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jun 18 William Lassell, discoverer (satellites of Uranus & Neptune) on this day in history.
Jun 22 England & Russia decide to invade Bataafse Republic on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59)
Jul 07 Ranjit Singh's men take up their positions outside Lahore in the year 1799.
Jul 07 William Curtis, English botanist (Botanical Magazine), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1799 discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which will yield better understanding of the ancient egyptian language.
Jul 15 On this day in history the Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-François Bouchard during Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign.
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 William Clark (of Lewis & Clark) is willed the slave York in the year 1799.
Jul 25 French-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir in the year 1799.
Jul 26 On this day in history isaac Babbitt, invented babbitt's metal for bearings
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1799.
Aug 13 English fleet under lord Seymour overthrows Suriname in the year 1799.
Aug 16 In the year 1799 vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61
Aug 20 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37
Aug 23 On this day in history napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power.
Aug 27 English invasion army lands in North-Holland on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71
Aug 30 In the year 1799 bataafse fleet surrender to English
Sep 01 In the year 1799 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 Rufus Choate, US, lawyer (Hall of Fame) on this day in history.
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 Antonio Dinis da Cruz e Silva, Portuguese poet (O Hissope), dies at 68 in the year 1799.
Oct 06 Battle at Castricum: French & Bataafs army beats English/Russian army on this day in history.
Oct 09 British frigate HMS Lutine sinks off Dutch coast in the year 1799.
Oct 10 Convention of Alkmaar: English/Russian invasion army departs on this day in history.