Historical Events In 1802
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Jan 03 Feliks Ostrowski, composer on this day in history.
Jan 05 John Murray names Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia on this day in history.
Jan 06 Ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romania, author/novelist/writer (Gramatica) in the year 1802.
Jan 13 In the year 1802 eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright
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 In the year 1802 richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY)
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 Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library in the year 1802.
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 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42 in the year 1802.
Jan 29 In the year 1802 john Beckley of Virginia appointed 1st Librarian of Congress
Jan 29 John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress in the year 1802.
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) in the year 1802.
Feb 02 On this day in history first leopard exhibited in US, Boston (admission 25¢)
Feb 02 In the year 1802 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 in the year 1802.
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 In the year 1802 lydia Maria Child, US, author/abolitionist (Juvenile Miscellany)
Feb 20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer in the year 1802.
Feb 21 George Douglas Ramsey, Bvt Major general (Union Army), died in 1882 in the year 1802.
Feb 26 The birth of Victor Hugo, French novelist and playwright in the year 1802.
Feb 26 Victor Hugo, France, author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables) in the year 1802.
Feb 27 In the year 1802 william George Frederick Cavendish Bentinck, Lord George Bentinck
Mar 07 Johann Georg Witthauer, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 16 George Archibald McCall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 in the year 1802.
Mar 16 In the year 1802 law signed to establish US Military Academy (West Point NY)
Mar 16 Law signed to establish US Milt Academy (West Point, NY) in the year 1802.
Mar 16 In the year 1802 uS army Corps of Engineers established (2nd time)
Mar 16 In the year 1802 west Point, the first United States Military Academy, opens its doors