Events noted in 1801

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

1800 1802


Publication: “Abulfedae Arabia; descriptio,” by Abulfeda, Ishmael historian

Died: Ackermann, John Christian Gottlieb physician

Publication: “A calm investigation of the circumstances that have led to the present Scarcity of Grain in Britain; suggesting the means of alleviating that evil, and of preventing the recurrence of such a calamity in future,” by Anderson, James writer

Died: Bage, Robert writer

Died: Barret, Stephen a classical teacher of considerable eminence

Died: Battishill, Jonathan composer

Died: Beauchamps, Joseph a member of the national Institute of France

Publication: “De necessitate linguae Latinae,” by Bebele, Henry a native of Justingen

Publication: “Examination of the fourth article of the Declaration of the Clergy of France in 1682,” by Berthier, William Francis writer

Publication: “Anatomic generale appliquee a la physiologic et a la medicine,” by Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier physician

Publication: “On Banks,” by Busch, John George writer

Publication: “John Bacon, esq. the celebrated sculptor,” by Cecil, Richard clergyman

Died: Champion, Anthony writer

Died: Chelsum, James divine

Died: Dolomieu, Deodati-Guy-Silvain-Tancred Gratet De a very able mineralogist

Died: Donaldson, John artist

Died: Drake, Francis surgeon

Publication: “La veritable maniere d'instruire les Sourds et Muets, confirmee par une longue experience.” by Epee, Charles Michel De L' a very ingenious and benevolent French abbé

Died: Ernesti, John Augustus was born at Tacnnstadt in Thuringia

Publication: “Paci feliciter feduci Ode Sapphica,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Died: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

Publication: “La Conquete de Naples,” by Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip writer

Publication: “L' Astronomic,” by Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip writer

Publication: “Essai sur les annales de la vie de Jean Gutenberg,” by Guttenberg, John called also Gænsfleisch de Sulgeloch

Died: Hamilton, William painter

Publication: “Correspondence Litteraire addressee a Paul I.” by Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Died: Hurdis, James poet

Publication: “Select Sermons and Funeral Orations, translated from the French of Bossuet, bishop of Meaux,” by Jerningham, Edward poet

Died: Laire, Francis Xavier cardinal

Died: Manning, Owen antiquary

Publication: “Arguments against enlarging the power of bishops in letting leases.” by Moliere, John Baptist, Pocquelin De writer

Died: Parnell, Thomas poet

Publication: “Bacco in Toscana,” by Redman, John one of the most learned divines of his time

Publication: “Biographia Poetica a Catalogue of English Poets of the twelfth, thirteenth, fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries; with a short Account of their Works.” by Ritson, Joseph critic

Publication: “Preface to the bishop of Sarum’s Introduction.” by Sancroft, Dr. William prelate

Died: Schmidt, Christopher a learned German

Publication: “Experiments on the Circulation of the Blood,” by Spanheim, Frederic professor of divinity at Leyden

Publication: “Oratio qua matres hortatur ut proles suas ipsa? lactent,” by Strack, Charles physician

Died: Warner, Joseph surgeon