Historical Events In 1802
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jan 03 Feliks Ostrowski, composer on this day in history.
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia in the year 1802.
Jan 06 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica) in the year 1802.
Jan 13 Eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright on this day in history.
Jan 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 19 [Jean] Silvain van de Weyer, 1st Belg min of Foreign affairs (1831) in the year 1802.
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 In the year 1802 congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library
Jan 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
Jan 29 On this day in history john Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero in the year 1802.
Feb 02 In the year 1802 1st leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25 cents)
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 On this day in history 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 the year 1802 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 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 In the year 1802 charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
Feb 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables)
Feb 27 In the year 1802 william George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck
Mar 07 On this day in history johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50
Mar 16 George Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 on this day in history.
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) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 West Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors in the year 1802.