Historical Events In 1802
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 03 Feliks Ostrowski, composer on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1802 john Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia.
Jan 06 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica) in the year 1802.
Jan 13 Eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright in the year 1802.
Jan 14 In the year 1802 marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59
Jan 19 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831) on this day in history.
Jan 22 Richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY) on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history napoleon elected president of Italian (Cisalpine) Republic
Jan 25 In the year 1802 napoleon elected President of the Italian (Cisalpine) Republic
Jan 26 On this day in history congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library
Jan 26 In the year 1802 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
Jan 27 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42 in the year 1802.
Jan 29 On this day in history john Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress
Jan 29 In the year 1802 john Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress
Jan 31 In the year 1802 jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero
Feb 02 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents) on this day in history.
Feb 02 First leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 On this day in history jean-Baptiste JD Boussingault, French chemist
Feb 04 Mark Hopkins, US, educator/philosopher (Williams College) on this day in history.
Feb 06 Charles Wheatstone, English physicist/musician [or Feb 7] on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1802 simon Willard patents banjo clock
Feb 10 On this day in history 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
Feb 11 Lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany) in the year 1802.
Feb 20 On this day in history charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
Feb 21 In the year 1802 george Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882
Feb 26 In the year 1802 the birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright
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 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history george Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
Mar 16 In the year 1802 law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY)
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) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 On this day in history west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors