Historical Events In 1804
Friday, 19 April 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 in the year 1804.
Jan 05 In the year 1804 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 In the year 1804 hippolyte Monpou, composer
Jan 14 In the year 1804 john Park, composer
Jan 16 Karl August Krebs, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1804 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer in the year 1804.
Feb 05 In the year 1804 johan Ludvig Runeberg, Finland, poet
Feb 06 Joseph Priestley, Engl/US theologist/philosopher/chemist, dies at 70 in the year 1804.
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 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 New Jersey becomes last northern state to abolish slavery in the year 1804.
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 in the year 1804.
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 The first ever steam train to run on rails is demonstrated by Richard Trevithick in the year 1804.
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 in the year 1804.
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 on this day in history.
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