Historical Events In 1803
Thursday, 25 February 2021
Jun 24 George James Webb, composer on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
Jul 04 On this day in history the Louisiana Purchase is announced to the American people.
Jul 05 On this day in history the convention of Artlenburg leads to the French occupation of Hanover (which had been ruled by the British king).
Jul 05 William Jackson, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1803.
Jul 09 Navigator Matthew Flinders returns to Sydney after voyage around Australia in the brig Investigator in the year 1803.
Jul 14 Esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies on this day in history.
Jul 20 Jakob Zeugheer, composer in the year 1803.
Jul 23 On this day in history arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
Jul 23 On this day in history irish nationalist Robert Emmet, 25, leads a rebellion against the British He spoke with Bonaparte and Talleyrand last year in an effort to obtain French support, his small band of followers commits two murders and other acts of violence July 23 in a move to capture the viceroy, but the rioters are quickly dispersed Emmet escapes, goes into hiding, is captured August 25, tried by a special court, and hanged September 20
Jul 23 On this day in history johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer
Jul 23 On this day in history robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
Jul 24 Alexander Jackson Davis, US, architect (gothic revivalist) in the year 1803.
Jul 26 The Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London in the year 1803.
Jul 31 In the year 1803 john Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor
Aug 09 In the year 1803 1st horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 09 On this day in history first horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 15 In the year 1803 james Douglas, father of British Columbia
Aug 18 On this day in history james Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 67
Aug 25 On this day in history luís Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader
Aug 28 On this day in history charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
Sep 01 Jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1803 alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer
Sep 03 English scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements in the year 1803.
Sep 04 On this day in history sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
Sep 05 On this day in history francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44
Sep 09 On this day in history armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32
Sep 12 Frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history john Barry first American commodore, dies
Sep 13 John Barry, 1st American commodore, dies in the year 1803.
Sep 17 On this day in history franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies
Sep 20 In the year 1803 robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
Sep 23 In the year 1803 battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army
Sep 23 The Battle of Assaye ends in victory for British forces under Arthur Wellesley, 34, brother of India's governor-general Richard Colley, first marquis Wellesley in the year 1803.