Historical Events In 1804
Sunday, 16 June 2019
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) in the year 1804.
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France in the year 1804.
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies on this day in history.
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 14 In the year 1804 john Park, composer
Jan 16 In the year 1804 karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 On this day in history british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 On this day in history jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 In the year 1804 caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer on this day in history.
Feb 05 Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet in the year 1804.
Feb 06 In the year 1804 joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70
Feb 06 Ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1804 john Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements
Feb 12 On this day in history immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
Feb 14 In the year 1804 karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire.
Feb 15 In the year 1804 new Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery
Feb 16 Lieutenant Stephen Decatur, with volunteers from frigate Constitution and schooner Enterprise, enters Tripoli harbor by night in the ketch Intrepid to burn the captured frigate Philadelphia. Decatur's raid succeeds without American losses. England's Lord Nelson calls this "the most daring act of the age." on this day in history.
Feb 16 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1804 samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
Feb 18 On this day in history 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered
Feb 21 In the year 1804 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales
Feb 21 In the year 1804 first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales
Feb 21 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1804 conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII
Feb 24 London's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute on this day in history.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus in the year 1804.
Feb 26 On this day in history vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 04 Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies in the year 1804.