Events noted in 1806

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.

1805 1807


“Specimen Historise Arabum,” Abulfeda, Ishmael historian

“The history of the Teutones, their language and literature before the general migration,” Adelung, John Christopher a learned German grammarian (?–1806)

“Mithridate, or a universal table of Languages, with the Lord’s Prayer in one hundred languages,” Adelung, John Christopher a learned German grammarian (?–1806)

Died: Almon, John a bookseller

Died: Barker, Robert artist

Died: Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph physician

Died: Boccherini, Lewis composer

Died: Cels, James Martin botanist

Died: Chapman, George LL. D. a learned schoolmaster in Scotland

“Elizabeth, ou les Exiles cle Siberia,” Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

“Human Life,” Cowper, William poet

Died: Dalzell, Anthony Edin

“Quidquid ex Filangierio amavimus, quidquid mirati sumus, manet mansurumque est in animis hominum, in aeternitate temporum, famarerum.” Filangieri, Gaetano writer

Died: Herbin, Augustus Francis Julian scholar

“Collections for the Town and Soke of Grantham,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16431727)

Died: Oberlin, Jeremiah James scholar

“Curialia” Pegge, Samuel was born in 1731

“Medical Inquiries,” Rush, Benjamin physician

Died: Sanchez, Peter Anthony a learned Spanish ecclesiastic

Died: Strack, Charles physician

Died: Stubbs, Geokge anatomist

Died: Thurlow, Edward Lord Thurlow

Died: Wakefield, Gilbert critic

Died: Warton, Joseph scholar (17221800)

“Two Apologies, one for Christianity against Gibbon, and the other for the Bible against Paine, published together with two Sermons and a Charge in Defence of Revealed Religion,” Watson, Richard prelate