1799 ( MDCCXCIX) fue un año común comenzado en martes según el calendario gregoriano . Índice 1 Acontecimientos 2 Música 3 Nacimientos 4 Fallecimientos 5 Enlaces externos Acontecimientos 9 de enero: Se impone el primer impuesto a la renta, en Inglaterra.
1799 ( MDCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1799th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 799th year of the 2nd millennium, the 99th year of the 18th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1790s decade.
Acontecimientos. Antonio de León y Gama escribe el libro Disertación Física sobre la Materia y Formación de las Auroras Boreales que con Ocasión de la que Apareció en México y otros Lugares de la Nueva España el día 14 de noviembre de 1789.
March 1 – Federalist James Ross becomes President Pro Tempore of the United States Senate.March 7 – Napoleon captures Jaffa in Palestine and his troops proceed to kill more than 2,000 Albaniancaptives.March 29 – New York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slaveryin the state.July 7 – Ranjit Singh's men had taken their positions outside Lahore.for more information, see Category:1799 births.April 17 - Edward Williams Clay, American artist (d. 1857)for more information, see Category:1799 deaths.August 29 – Pope Pius VI, Roman Catholic pope during the French revolution. (b. 1717)
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1. President: John Adams (F-Massachusetts) 2. Vice President: Thomas Jefferson (DR-Virginia) 3. Chief Justice: Oliver Ellsworth (Connecticut) 4. Speaker of the House of Representatives: Jonathan Dayton (F-New Jersey) (until March 4), Theodore Sedgwick (F-Massachusetts) (starting December 2) 5. Congress: 5th (until March 4), 6th(starting March 4)January 30 – Congress passes the Logan Act, forbidding unauthorized citizens from negotiating with foreign governments, in response to George Logan's unofficial attempt to negotiate peace between t...February – Fries's Rebellion, an armed tax revolt among Pennsylvania Dutch farmers, begins as John Fries organizes meetings to discuss a collective response to the taxes imposed to raise funds for...February 7 – Marc Isambard Brunelleaves the United States.February 9 – Quasi-War: In the action of 9 February 1799, the USS Constellation captures the French frigate Insurgente.January 6 – Jedediah Smith, explorer, hunter, trapper and fur trader (died 1831)March 8 – Simon Cameron, journalist, editor and 26th United States Secretary of War from 1861 to 1862 (died 1889)April 3 – John Pendleton King, U.S. Senator from Georgia from 1833 to 1837 (died 1888)April 12 – Samuel McRoberts, U.S. Senator from Illinois from 1841 to 1843 (died 1843)June 6 – Patrick Henry, first & sixth Governor of Virginiafrom 1776 to 1779 and from 1784 to 1786 (born 1736)June 7 – Increase Sumner, lawyer, justice and fifth Governor of Massachusettsfrom 1797 (born 1746)October 13 – William Paca, judge and third Governor of Marylandfrom 1782 to 1785, signatory to the Declaration of Independence (born 1740)December 14 – George Washington, first President of the United Statesfrom 1789 to 1797 (born 1732)John Lathrop. Effects of Lightning on Several Persons in the House of Samuel Carey Esq. of Chelsea, August 2, 1799. Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Vol. 3, No. 1 (1809), pp. 8...Carlos E. Godfrey. Organization of the Provisional Army of the United States in the Anticipated War with France, 1798–1800. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 38, No. 2 (1914)...Letters from William and Mary College, 1798–1801. The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 29, No. 2 (April, 1921), pp. 129–179.William H. Gaines Jr. The Forgotten Army: Recruiting for a National Emergency (1799–1800). The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 56, No. 3 (July, 1948), pp. 267–279
1 de marzu: La escuadra combinada de rusos y turcos toma Corfú y delles islles más del Mar Xónicu a los franceses. 15 de xunetu: Afáyase la Piedra de Rosetta n' Exiptu, que va dexar descifrar los xeroglíficos exipcios. 10 de payares: Napoleón balta'l Direutoriu, establez el Consuláu y conviértese en primer cónsul.