What Happened In History Year 1798

Historical Events for the Year 1798

  • 4th January » Constantine Hangerli arrives in Bucharest, Wallachia, as its new Prince of Wallachia called Prince, invested by the Ottoman Empire.
  • 10th February » Louis Alexandre Berthier invades Rome, proclaims a Roman Republic (18th century) named Roman Republic on February 15 and then on February 20 takes Pope Pius VI prisoner.
  • 15th February » The Roman Republic (18th century) or Roman Republic is proclaimed after Louis Alexandre Berthier, a general of Napoleon I of France or Napoleon, had invaded the city of Rome five days earlier
  • 20th February » Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power.
  • 7th April » The Mississippi Territory is organized from disputed territory claimed by both the United States and Spain. It is expanded in 1804 and again in 1812.
  • 24th May » The Irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the Society of the United Irishmen known as United Irishmen against Kingdom of Great Britain or British rule begins.
  • 25th May » Irish Rebellion of 1798 United Irishmen Rebellion: The Carnew massacre, Massacre of Dunlavin Green Dunlavin massacre and Battle of Carlow Carlow massacre take place.
  • 27th May » The Battle of Oulart Hill takes place in Wexford, Ireland.
  • 29th May » Irish Rebellion of 1798 United Irishmen Rebellion: Between 300 and 500 Society of United Irishmen United Irishmen Gibbet Rath massacre are massacred by the British Army in County Kildare, Ireland.
  • 5th June » Battle of New Ross (1798) or The Battle of New Ross: The attempt to spread the Irish Rebellion of 1798 e.g United Irish Rebellion into Munster is defeated.
  • 9th June » Irish Rebellion of 1798: Battle of Arklow and Battle of Saintfield.
  • 12th June » Irish Rebellion of 1798: Battle of Ballynahinch.
  • 21st June » Irish Rebellion of 1798: The British Army defeats Irish rebels at the Battle of Vinegar Hill.
  • 7th July » Quasi-War: the United States Congress named U.S. Congress rescinds treaties with France sparking the "war".
  • 11th July » The United States Marine Corps is re-established; they had been disbanded after the American Revolutionary War.
  • 14th July » The Alien and Sedition Acts Sedition Act becomes United States law law in the United States making it a federal crime to write, publish, or utter false or malicious statements about the Federal government of the United States United States government.
  • 1st August » French Revolutionary Wars: Battle of the Nile known as Battle of the Nile (Battle of Aboukir Bay) Battle begins when a British fleet engages the French Revolutionary Navy fleet in an unusual night action.
  • 2nd August » French Revolutionary Wars: the Battle of the Nile concludes in a British victory.
  • 17th August » The Vietnamese Roman Catholics report a Marian apparition in Quảng Trị, an event which is called Lady of La Vang.
  • 31st August » Irish Rebellion of 1798: Irish rebels, with French assistance, establish the short-lived Republic of Connacht.
  • 5th September » Conscription is made mandatory in France by the Jourdan law.
  • 4th November » Beginning of the Siege of Corfu (1798–99) called Russo-Ottoman siege of Corfu.

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