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


“Abulfedae Arabia; descriptio,” Abulfeda, Ishmael historian

Died: Ackermann, John Christian Gottlieb physician

“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,” 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

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

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

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

“On Banks,” Busch, John George writer

“John Bacon, esq. the celebrated sculptor,” 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 a surgeon at York

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

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

“Paci feliciter feduci Ode Sapphica,” Geddes, Alexander divine

Died: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

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

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

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

Died: Hamilton, William painter

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

Died: Hurdis, James poet

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

Died: Laire, Francis Xavier cardinal

Died: Manning, Owen antiquary

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

Died: Parnell, Thomas poet

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

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

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

Died: Schmidt, Christopher a learned German

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

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

Died: Warner, Joseph an eminent surgeon