On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1804

Famous Birthdays

  • Regnerus Livius van Andringa de Kempenaer, Dutch politician, born in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands (d. 1813)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJoseph Priestley

Joseph Priestley, English chemist, theologian and author who discovered oxygen and carbonated water, dies at 70

Chemist, Theologian and Author Joseph Priestley
Chemist, Theologian and Author
Joseph Priestley

1804 Highlights

About February 6, 1804

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 216 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius