1798 events in history

Jan 4 Constantine Hangerli arrives in Bucharest, Wallachia, as its new Prince, invested by the Ottoman Empire
Feb 10 Louis Alexandre Berthier invades Rome, proclaims a Roman Republic on February 15 and then on February 20 takes Pope Pius VI prisoner
Feb 15 The Roman Republic is proclaimed after Louis Alexandre Berthier, a general of Napoleon, had invaded the city of Rome five days earlier
Feb 20 Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power
Apr 7 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
May 24 The Irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the United Irishmen against British rule begins
May 25 United Irishmen Rebellion: The Carnew massacre, Dunlavin massacre and Carlow massacre take place
May 27 The Battle of Oulart Hill takes place in Wexford, Ireland
May 29 United Irishmen Rebellion: Between 300 and 500 United Irishmen are massacred by the British Army in County Kildare, Ireland
Jun 5 The Battle of New Ross: The attempt to spread the United Irish Rebellion into Munster is defeated
Jun 9 Irish Rebellion of 1798: Battle of Arklow and Battle of Saintfield
Jun 12 Irish Rebellion of 1798: Battle of Ballynahinch
Jun 21 Irish Rebellion of 1798: The British Army defeats Irish rebels at the Battle of Vinegar Hill
Jul 7 Quasi-War: the U.S. Congress rescinds treaties with France sparking the "war"
Jul 11 The United States Marine Corps is re-established; they had been disbanded after the American Revolutionary War
Jul 14 The Sedition Act becomes law in the United States making it a federal crime to write, publish, or utter false or malicious statements about the United States government
Aug 1 French Revolutionary Wars: 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
Aug 2 French Revolutionary Wars: the Battle of the Nile concludes in a British victory
Aug 17 The Vietnamese Roman Catholics report a Marian apparition in Quảng Trị, an event which is called Lady of La Vang
Aug 22 French troops land in Kilcummin harbour, County Mayo, Ireland to aid Wolfe Tone's United Irishmen's Irish Rebellion
Aug 27 Wolfe Tone's United Irish and French forces clash with the British Army in the Battle of Castlebar, part of the Irish Rebellion of 1798, resulting in the creation of the French puppet Republic of Connacht
Aug 31 Irish Rebellion of 1798: Irish rebels, with French assistance, establish the short-lived Republic of Connacht
Sep 3 The week long battle of St. George's Caye begins between Spain and Britain off the coast of Belize
Sep 5 Conscription is made mandatory in France by the Jourdan law
Sep 10 At the Battle of St. George's Caye, British Honduras defeats Spain
Nov 4 Beginning of the Russo-Ottoman siege of Corfu