June 1804 in history

June 1804 events chronologically

Jun 15 New Hampshire approves the Twelfth Amendment to the United States Constitution, ratifying the document

Top 7 most famous people born in June 1804

Jun 1 Mikhail Glinka often regarded as the fountainhead of Russian classical music. Glinka's compositions were an important influence on future Russian composers, notably the members of The Five, who took Glinka's lead and produced a distinctive Russian style of music
Jun 3 Richard Cobden an English manufacturer and Radical and Liberal statesman, associated with two major free trade campaigns, the Anti-Corn Law League and the Cobden–Chevalier Treaty.
Jun 5 Robert Hermann Schomburgk a German-born explorer for Great Britain who carried out geographical, ethnological and botanical studies in South America and the West Indies, and also fulfilled diplomatic missions for Great Britain in the Dominican Republic and Thailand.
Jun 10 Hermann Schlegel a German ornithologist and herpetologist.
Jun 23 August Borsig a German businessman who founded the Borsig-Werke factory.
Jun 24 Stephan Endlicher an Austrian botanist, numismatist and Sinologist. He was a director of the Botanical Garden of Vienna. He was born in Pressburg and died in Vienna
Jun 28 Franz Meyen a Prussian physician and botanist.

Died in June 1804

Jun 16 Johann Adam Hiller a German composer, conductor and writer on music, regarded as the creator of the Singspiel, an early form of German opera. In many of these operas he collaborated with the poet Christian Felix Weiße. Furthermore, Hiller was a teacher who encouraged musical education for women, his pupils including Elisabeth Mara and Corona Schröter. He was Kapellmeister of Abel Seyler's theatrical company, and became the first Kapellmeister of Leipzig Gewandhaus
Jun 18 Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria the Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla by marriage. Maria Amalia was a daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis She was thus younger sister to Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor and older sister to Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Maria Carolina, Queen of Naples and Marie Antoinette, Queen of France
Jun 25 Georges Cadoudal a French politician, and leader of the Chouannerie during the French Revolution. He was named a Marshal of France in 1814