1810 in History – What happened in year 1810

✅ Published on April 2nd, 2009 in 19th Century in History

In history, year 1810 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1810.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1810 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
01 januaryLachlan Macquarie became Governor of New South Wales, eventually playing a major role in the shaping of the social, economic and architectural development of the colony in Australia.
27 aprilLudwig van Beethoven composed his 'Bagatelle No. 25 in A Minor', better known as 'Für Elise' one of his most popular compositions.
25 mayThe Primera Junta, the first independent government in Argentina, was established in an open cabildo in Buenos Aires, marking the end of the May Revolution.
07 juneJournalist Mariano Moreno published Argentina's firstnewspaper, the Gazeta de Buenos Ayres.
26 augustJuan José Castelli ordered the execution of Santiago deLiniers, during the Argentine War of Independence.
27 augustNapoleonic Wars-The French Navy defeated the Royal Navy,preventing them from taking the harbour of Grand Port on Île de laPasse.
16 septemberMexico achieves independence from Spain after 300 years of Spanish Colonial Rule.
16 septemberMiguel Hidalgo, the parish priest in Dolores, Guanajuato,delivered the Grito de Dolores to his congregation, instigating the Mexican War of Independence against Spain.
27 octoberThe United States annexed West Florida, the western portion ofthe Spanish colony of Florida.
18 SeptemberChile declared independence from Spain.
04 JanuaryAustralian seal hunter Frederick Hausborough discovered Campbell Island in the Subarctic.
20 FebruaryTyrolean rebel leader Andreas Hoffer was executed.
11 MarchNapoleon married Marie-Louise of Austria.
27 AprilLudwig van Beethoven produced his famous piano "Fur Ellis".
10 MayRev. Henry Duncan opened the world's first commercial savings bank in Ruthwell, Scotland.
04 JuneA society was established in Dedham, Massachusetts, to cradle the horse chorus.
09 JulyNapoleon captured the kingdom of Holland.
21 AugustMarshal Jean Baptiste Berndot of France, elected by the Swedish Riksmand of the Crown Prince of Estates, Sweden.
23 SeptemberThe Republic of West Florida declared independence from Spain.
27 OctoberThe United States annexed the Republic of West Florida.
17 NovemberAnglo-Swedish War 1810–12): Sweden declared war on the United Kingdom.
23 NovemberEnglish actress Sarah Booth began her Hollywood career at the Theater Royal, Covent Garden.

Famous birthdays in the year 1810:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
02 DecemberHenry Yesler / Politician / United States of America
02 SeptemberWilliam Seymour Tyler / Historian / United States of America
02 SeptemberLysander Button / Engineer / United States of America
03 SeptemberPaul Kane / Painter / Ireland
03 January Antoine Thomson d'Abbadie / Astronomer / France
06 JuneFriedrich Wilhelm Schneidewin / Scholar / Germany
07 SeptemberHermann Heinrich Gossen / Academic / Russia
07 DecemberTheodor Schwann / Biologist / Germany
07 DecemberJosef Hyrtl / Biologist / Hungary
08 JuneRobert Schumann / Composer / Germany
10 AugustCamillo Benso / Soldier / Italy
10 NovemberGeorge Jennings / Engineer / United Kingdom
10 January Jeremiah S. Black / Politician / United States of America
10 MayE. Cobham Brewer / Author / United Kingdom
17 OctoberAdolphe-Félix Cals / Painter / France
21 JulyHenri Victor Regnault / Chemist / France
29 AugustJuan Bautista Alberdi / Diplomat / Argentina
29 January Ernst Kummer / Academic / Germany
29 AprilThomas Adolphus Trollope / Author / United Kingdom
30 NovemberOliver Winchester / Politician / United States of America
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