Historical Events In 1812
Monday, 06 July 2020
May 11 In the year 1812 waltz introduced into English ballrooms. Most observers consider it disgusting & immoral. No wonder it caught on!
May 12 On this day in history edward Lear, England, landscape painter, (Complete Nonsense Book)
May 13 Johann Matthias Sperger, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history joseph Warren Revere, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1880
May 19 Felix Kirk Zollicoffer, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history gustav Adolf Mankell, composer
May 21 Joseph Wolfl, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
May 23 Henri A Esquiros, French poet/writer (Les Vierges Folles) on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history earthquake destroys Caracas Venezuela
May 30 In the year 1812 john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
Jun 02 John W de Winter, Dutch vice-adm, dies at battle at Kamperduin at 51 in the year 1812.
Jun 03 Pieter Mijer, Dutch gov-gen of Neth Indies (1866-72) in the year 1812.
Jun 04 In the year 1812 louisiana Territory officially renamed "Missouri Territory"
Jun 04 The Louisiana Territory is renamed the Missouri Territory in the year 1812.
Jun 07 Theophilus Toulmin Garrard, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1902 in the year 1812.
Jun 08 In the year 1812 robert Schumann, Zwickau Germany, composer (Neue Zeitschrift fuer Musik)
Jun 09 Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens) on this day in history.
Jun 12 Napoleon Bonapart invades Russia in the year 1812.
Jun 12 On this day in history napoleon invades Russia
Jun 16 In the year 1812 franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23
Jun 18 On this day in history ivan Goncharov, Russia, novelist/travel writer (Oblomov)
Jun 18 In the year 1812 the U.S. declares war on Great Britain, beginning what historians still remember as The War of 1812.
Jun 18 In the year 1812 war of 1812 begins as US declares war against Britain
Jun 22 Napoleon's Grand Army invades Russia on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1812 john Pike Hullah, composer
Jun 28 Rudolf von Alt, Austrian painter in the year 1812.
Jul 01 On this day in history willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dutch genealogist/heraldicus
Jul 11 US invades Canada (Detroit frontier) in the year 1812.
Jul 12 In the year 1812 uS forces led by Gen Hull invade Canada (War of 1812)
Jul 14 Christian G Heyne, German archaeologist, dies at 82 in the year 1812.
Jul 15 In the year 1812 benno Adam, animal painter
Jul 22 On this day in history duke of Wellington defeats French at Battle of Salamanca, Spain
Jul 22 French troops are defeated by the British at the Battle of Salamanca in Spain on this day in history.
Jul 23 Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I on this day in history.