Historical Events In 1804
Monday, 26 October 2020
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 in the year 1804.
Jan 04 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies in the year 1804.
Jan 05 On this day in history ohio legislature passes 1st laws restricting free blacks movement
Jan 05 Ohio legislature passes first laws restricting free blacks movement on this day in history.
Jan 12 Hippolyte Monpou, composer on this day in history.
Jan 14 John Park, composer in the year 1804.
Jan 16 On this day in history karl August Krebs, composer
Jan 30 Mungo Park leaves England seeking source of Niger River in the year 1804.
Jan 31 In the year 1804 british Vice-Admiral William Bligh's fleet reaches Curaçao
Jan 31 On this day in history british vice-admiral William Blighs fleet reaches Curacao
Jan 31 In the year 1804 jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic
Feb 02 Caesar Rodney, US judge (signed Declar of Independence), dies at 62 in the year 1804.
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 In the year 1804 johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 On this day in history 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 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements on this day in history.
Feb 12 Immanuel Kant, German philosopher (Zum ewigen Frieden), dies at 79 in the year 1804.
Feb 14 Karadjordje leads the First Serbian Uprising against the Ottoman Empire in the year 1804.
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." 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 Samuel Read Anderson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883 on this day in history.
Feb 18 1st US land-grant college, Ohio University, Athens Ohio, chartered on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1804 1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales
Feb 21 First locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for first time, in Wales in the year 1804.
Feb 21 On this day in history the first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick
Feb 23 Conspirators against Napoleon, for restoration of Louis XVIII on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1804 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 in the year 1804.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1804 karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies