What Happened On 4th May 1799 In History

May 4th (1799) was a Saturday. It's the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 241 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 4th May, 1799

  • » Fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is invaded and Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of George Harris, 1st Baron Harris named General George Harris.

May 4th Famous Deaths for 1799

  • » Tipu Sultan of Mysore (b. 1750)

May 4th Holidays in History

  • » Bird Day Bird Day named Bird Day (United States)
  • » Cassinga Day (Namibia)
  • » Christian feast day:
  • » Blessed Ceferino Giménez Malla
  • » Protestant Reformation e.g English Saints and Martyrs of the Reformation Era (Church of England)
  • » F. C. D. Wyneken (Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod)
  • » Saint Florian e.g Florian
  • » Gotthard of Hildesheim
  • » Judas Cyriacus
  • » Saint Monica of Hippo named Monica of Hippo
  • » Sacerdos of Limoges
  • » Venerius of Milan
  • » May 4 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Day of the adoption of the On the Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia known as Declaration of independence (Latvia)
  • » Remembrance days in Slovakia named Death of Milan Rastislav Štefánik Day (Slovakia)
  • » Greenery Day (Japan)
  • » May Fourth Movement commemorations:
  • » Public holidays in the Republic of China known as Literary Day (Republic of China)
  • » Culture of Afghanistan Holidays known as Remembrance Day for Martyrs and Disabled (Afghanistan)
  • » Remembrance of the Dead (Netherlands)
  • » Star Wars Day

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