Historical Events In 1804
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
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 On this day in history charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement in the year 1804.
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 Karl August Krebs, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River in the year 1804.
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 In the year 1804 jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1804 joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70
Feb 06 In the year 1804 ragnerus L van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch officer/swindler
Feb 07 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements in the year 1804.
Feb 12 On this day in history immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79
Feb 14 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire in the year 1804.
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 On this day in history lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it
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 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
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 On this day in history jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad in the year 1804.
Mar 01 On this day in history wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies