Historical Events In 1802
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
Jan 03 Feliks Ostrowski, composer in the year 1802.
Jan 05 On this day in history john Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia.
Jan 06 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright in the year 1802.
Jan 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831)
Jan 22 Richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY) in the year 1802.
Jan 25 In the year 1802 napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic
Jan 25 Napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1802 congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library
Jan 26 The Italian republic created January 26 from the former Cisalpine republic with Napoleon Bonaparte as president annexes Piedmont September 21 and annexes Parma and Piacenza in October in the year 1802.
Jan 27 On this day in history johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress in the year 1802.
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress in the year 1802.
Jan 31 Jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero in the year 1802.
Feb 02 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 First leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1802 mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College)
Feb 06 In the year 1802 charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7]
Feb 08 Simon Willard patents banjo clock on this day in history.
Feb 10 In London England Alexander Mackenzie 1764-1820 knighted for achievements in the North West, and for being first to cross the North American continent by land in the year 1802.
Feb 11 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 on this day in history.
Feb 26 The birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright on this day in history.
Feb 26 Victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables) in the year 1802.
Feb 27 William George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck in the year 1802.
Mar 07 In the year 1802 johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50
Mar 16 In the year 1802 george Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY) on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY)
Mar 16 US army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time) on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors