from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Portal history | Portal Biographies | Current events | Annual calendar

| 18th century | 19th century | 20th century |
| 1780s | 1790s | 1800s | 1810s | 1820s | 1830s | 1840s |
◄◄ | | 1815 | 1816 | 1817 | 1818 | 1819 | 1820 | 1821 | 1822 | 1823 | | ►►

Heads of State · Nekrolog · Music Year

Depiction of Kotzebue's murder in 1819, which was the reason for the repression by the Karlsbad Decrees (colored contemporary copper engraving)
August von Kotzebue is murdered by Karl Ludwig Sand .
Simón Bolívar
Simón Bolívar becomes President of Greater Colombia, newly created at the Angostura Congress .
The death of Mme. Blanchard (print, Paris, around 1895)
The first professional balloonist, Sophie Blanchard, is killed in a balloon accident.
1819 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 1267/68 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1811/12 (September 11-12)
Bengali solar calendar 1224/25 (beginning of April 14th or 15th)
Buddhist calendar 2362/63 (southern Buddhism); 2361/62 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 75th (76th) cycle

Year of the Earth- Rabbit 己卯 ( at the beginning of the year Earth-Tiger戊寅)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 1181/82 (turn of the year April)
Dangun era (Korea) 4152/53 (October 2/3)
Iranian calendar 1197/98
Islamic calendar 1234/1235 (turn of the year 19/20 October)
Jewish calendar 5579/80 (September 19-20)
Coptic calendar 1535/36 (September 11-12)
Malayalam calendar 994/995
Seleucid era Babylon: 2129/30 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 2130/31 (turn of the year October)

Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1875/76 (April)


Politics and world events

German Confederation

Johann Michael Voltz, graphic of the Hep-Hep riots in Frankfurt am Main

Great Britain

Print of the Peterloo Massacre, published by Richard Carlile

South America

Greater Colombia

North America

Results of the Adams-Onís Treaty
United States 1819-20




science and technology

The world as will and imagination : title page of the first print


Visual arts

The raft of the Medusa , oil on canvas


The Vampyre in New Monthly Magazine April 1, 1819

Music and theater


nature and environment


January February

Medallion with the portrait of Max Schneckenburger

March April

Chlodwig zu Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst, 1896

May June

Queen Victoria, 1887
Jacques Offenbach
Carlotta Grisi (as Giselle 1842)

July August

Herman Melville (1860)
William Thomas Green Morton

September October

Clara Schumann, 1878/1879
Léon Foucault

November December

Theodor Fontane, 1883

Exact date of birth unknown


First half of the year

Charles IV of Spain
Kotzebue's death (contemporary colored copper engraving)

Second half of the year

James Watt, around 1797
Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher

Exact date of death unknown

Web links

Commons : 1819  - Collection of Pictures, Videos and Audio Files

Individual evidence