Historical Events In 1799
Friday, 19 July 2019
Oct 15 August Ferdinand Haeser, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1799 antoine-Frederic Gresnick, composer, dies at 44
Oct 22 In the year 1799 russia leaves second anti-French Coalition
Oct 23 On this day in history william Paca, US judge/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 58
Oct 24 In the year 1799 carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, dies at 59
Oct 30 William Balch becomes Navy's first commissioned Chaplain in the year 1799.
Nov 09 Napoleon becomes dictator (1st consul) of France on this day in history.
Nov 17 In the year 1799 titian Ramsey Peale, US, artist/naturalist (American Ornithology)
Nov 22 In the year 1799 baroness van Dorth, orangist, executed
Nov 29 In the year 1799 amos Bronson Alcott, US educator/poet (Concord Days)
Dec 05 Robert Kimmerling, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history joseph Black, Scottish medical/chemist/physicist, dies at 71
Dec 10 In the year 1799 metric system established in France
Dec 14 On this day in history george Washington, 1st president USA (1789-97), dies at 66
Dec 14 George Washington, the American revolutionary leader and first president of the United States, dies of acute laryngitis at his estate in Mount Vernon, Virginia in the year 1799.
Dec 18 George Washington's body interred at Mount Vernon on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history david Traugott Nicolai, composer, dies at 66
Dec 24 Jakobijns plot against Napoleon uncovered on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1799 george Washington is eulogized by Col Henry Lee as "1st in war, 1st in peace & 1st in hearts of his countrymen"
Dec 26 George Washington is eulogized by Colonel Henry Lee as "1st in war, first in peace & first in the hearts of his countrymen" in the year 1799.
Dec 31 Thomas Taglichsbeck, composer on this day in history.