Events noted in 1804

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.

1803 1805


Died: Allioni, Charles physician

Died: Alter, Francis Charles critic

Died: Baldinger, Ernest Gottfried physician

Died: Borgia, Stephen cardinal

Died: Boucher, Jonathan clergyman

Publication: “A Journal of a Tour to Corsica in the year 1766, with a series of original letters from general Paoli to the author, referring to the principal events which have taken place in that island from the year 1769 to 1302, with explanatory notes,” by Burnaby, Andrew archdeacon of Leicester and vicar of Greenwich

Publication: “The Historic and Life of king James the sext,” by Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow

Died: Eyre, Francis a Roman catholic gentleman of Warkworth castle in Northamptonshire

Died: Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer

Died: Gallini, Sir John a native of Italy

Publication: “Description of the Beauchamp chapel, adjoining to the church of St. Mary at Warwick,” by Gough, Richard the Camden of the eighteenth century

Publication: “Contes,” by Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip writer

Died: Heber, Reginald clergyman

Died: Ingram, Robert divine

Publication: “A complete and uniform explanation of the prophecy of the seven vials of wrath, or seven last plagues contained in the Revelation of St. John,” by Ingram, Robert divine

Died: Kant, Immanuel writer

Publication: “Sir Tristrem,” by Lermont, Thomas poet

Publication: “Inquiry into the Nature of Civil and Military Subordination,” by Macdiarmid, John writer

Publication: “The History and Antiquities of Surrey,” by Manning, Owen antiquary

Publication: “Lyric Poems. Bv James Mercer, esq. Second edition, with some additional poems,” by Mercer, James a major in the army

Publication: “an author from whom the age has received greater favours, who has enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the passions to move at the command of virtue.” by Richardson, Samuel writer

Publication: “Introductory Lectures to a course of lectures upon the institutes and practice of Medicine,” by Rush, Benjamin physician

Publication: “Remarks” by Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

Publication: “Memoir on Respiration,” by Spanheim, Frederic professor of divinity at Leyden

Died: Twining, Thomas divine

Publication: “Enumeratio Plantarum vel ab ipso vel ab aliis observatarum,” by Vahl, Martin botanist

Publication: “The Substance of a Speech intended to have been delivered in the House of Lords, Nov. 22, 1803,” by Watson, Richard prelate

Died: Weisse, Christian Felix poet

Died: Whitehead, John physician

Publication: “Letters from the year 1774 to the year 1796 of John Wilkes, esq. addressed to his daughter,” by Wilkes, John a very singular political character in the early part of the present reign