Historical Events In 1804
Saturday, 14 December 2019
Jan 01 Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) on this day in history.
Jan 01 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on this day in history.
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies in the year 1804.
Jan 05 In the year 1804 ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history john Park, composer
Jan 16 On this day in history karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1804 mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River
Jan 31 British Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao on this day in history.
Jan 31 British vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao in the year 1804.
Jan 31 Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic in the year 1804.
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 In the year 1804 johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
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 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire.
Feb 15 On this day in history 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." in the year 1804.
Feb 16 Lt Stephen Decatur raids Tripoli Harbor & burns Navy frigate "Philadelphia" after pirates seized it on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883
Feb 18 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered in the year 1804.
Feb 21 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales in the year 1804.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 first locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales
Feb 21 In the year 1804 the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
Feb 23 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII in the year 1804.
Feb 24 On this day in history london's Drury Lane Theatre burns to the ground, leaving owner Richard Brinsley Sheridan destitute.
Feb 25 Jefferson nominated for President at Democratic-Republican caucus on this day in history.
Feb 26 Vice-Admiral William Bligh ends siege of Fort Amsterdam, Willemstad in the year 1804.
Mar 01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1804.
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies