Historical Events In 1803
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Jun 24 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
Jul 04 In the year 1803 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 on this day in history.
Jul 14 Esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1803 jakob Zeugheer, composer
Jul 23 Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1803 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) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1803 the Surrey Iron Railway, arguably the world's first public railway, opens in south London.
Jul 31 John Ericsson, US, inventor (screw propeller)/shipbuilder-USS Monitor on this day in history.
Aug 09 1st horses arrive in Hawaii in the year 1803.
Aug 09 In the year 1803 first horses arrive in Hawaii
Aug 15 James Douglas, father of British Columbia on this day in history.
Aug 18 James Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history luís Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader
Aug 28 Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies in the year 1803.
Sep 01 Jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter on this day in history.
Sep 03 Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history english scientist John Dalton started using symbols to represent the atoms of different elements.
Sep 04 In the year 1803 sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
Sep 05 In the year 1803 francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44
Sep 09 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32 in the year 1803.
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 On this day in history john Barry, 1st American commodore, dies
Sep 17 On this day in history franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies
Sep 20 On this day in history robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
Sep 23 On this day in history battle of Assaye-British-Indian forces beat Maratha Army
Sep 23 In the year 1803 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
Sep 27 In the year 1803 samuel Francis DuPont, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1865