Historical Events In 1807
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Feb 18 In the year 1807 august G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53
Feb 19 On this day in history british squadron under Adm Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelle
Feb 19 In the year 1807 british squadron under Admiral Duckworth forces passage of Dardanelles
Feb 19 On this day in history vice President Aaron Burr arrested in Alabama for treason; later found innocent
Feb 23 In the year 1807 francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61
Feb 24 17 die & 15 wounded in a crush to witness execution of Holloway, Heggerty & Elizabeth Godfrey in England in the year 1807.
Feb 25 George Alfred Trenholm, Secy Treas (Confederacy), died in 1876 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history henry Wadsworth Longfellow poet was born
Feb 27 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Portland Maine, poet (Hiawatha) on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history the birth of Henry Longfellow, American poet
Mar 02 In the year 1807 congress bans slave trade effective January 1, 1808
Mar 05 In the year 1807 1st performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B
Mar 05 In the year 1807 first performance of Ludwig von Beethoven's 4th Symphony in B
Mar 07 Franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer (Der Alchemist) in the year 1807.
Mar 11 Anton Eberl, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 18 British forces occupy Alexandria but are able to hold it for only 6 months before the Turks force their evacuation in the year 1807.
Mar 25 In the year 1807 1st railway passenger service began in England
Mar 25 On this day in history british Parliament abolishes slave trade
Mar 25 On this day in history first railway passenger service began in England
Mar 25 On this day in history george Canning becomes British minister of Foreign affairs
Mar 25 In the year 1807 slave trade in England abolished by the British Parliament
Apr 01 Fredrik Cygnaeus, Finnish poet/literature critic on this day in history.
Apr 01 Louis Francois Chambray, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1807 joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
Apr 09 On this day in history john Opie, Engl painter/illustrator: Shakespeare gallery, dies at 45
Apr 24 Charles Ferguson Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history john Bankhead "Prince John" Magruder, Major General (Confederate Army)
May 11 Ira Aldridge, Great 19th century black Shakespearian actor (Othello) in the year 1807.
May 15 On this day in history luigi Ferdinando Casamorata, composer
May 22 Former Vice President Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond VA (acquitted) in the year 1807.
May 22 Former VP Aaron Burr is tried for treason in Richmond Va (acquitted) on this day in history.
May 22 Townsend Speakman first sells fruit-flavored carbonated drinks (Philadelphia) in the year 1807.
May 22 In the year 1807 u S authorities arrest former vice president Aaron Burr February 19 in Alabama and bring him to trial May 22 at Richmond, Va , in a circuit court presided over by Chief Justice John Marshall of the Supreme Court Burr has apparently schemed to establish an independent nation comprised of Mexico and parts of the Louisiana Territory, but the court acquits him for lack of evidence
May 24 In the year 1807 cornelis E van Koetsveld, vicar/literature