1833 events in history

Jan 1 The United Kingdom claims sovereignty over the Falkland Islands
Jan 2 Reassertion of British sovereignty over the Falkland Islands
Jan 13 President Andrew Jackson writes to Vice President Martin Van Buren expressing his opposition to South Carolina's defiance of federal authority in the Nullification Crisis
Feb 6 Otto becomes the first modern King of Greece
Apr 1 The Convention of 1833, a political gathering of settlers in Mexican Texas to help draft a series of petitions to the Mexican government, begins in San Felipe de Austin
May 10 The desecration of the grave of the viceroy of southern Vietnam Lê Văn Duyệt by Emperor Minh Mạng provokes his adopted son to start a revolt
Jun 6 Andrew Jackson becomes the first U.S. President to ride on a train
Jul 5 Lê Văn Khôi along with 27 soldiers stage a mutiny taking over the Phiên An citadel, developing into the Lê Văn Khôi revolt against Emperor Minh Mạng
Jul 5 Admiral Charles Napier vanquishes the navy of the Portuguese usurper Dom Miguel at the third Battle of Cape St. Vincent
Jul 11 Noongar Australian aboriginal warrior Yagan, wanted for the murder of white colonists in Western Australia, is killed
Jul 23 Cornerstones are laid for the construction of the Kirtland Temple in Kirtland, Ohio
Aug 28 The Slavery Abolition Act 1833 receives Royal Assent, abolishing slavery through most the British Empire
Sep 2 Oberlin College is founded by John Jay Shipherd and Philo P. Stewart in Oberlin, Ohio
Oct 11 A big demonstration at the gates of the legislature of Buenos Aires forces the ousting of governor Juan Ramón Balcarce and his replacement with Juan José Viamonte
Nov 25 A massive undersea earthquake, estimated magnitude between 8.7-9.2, rocks Sumatra, producing a massive tsunami all along the Indonesian coast