# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1801 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031

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### 1801 Historical Event(s)

•  January 1, 1801 – The legislative union of Kingdom of Great Britain and Kingdom of Ireland is completed to form the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
•  January 20, 1801 – John Marshall is appointed the Chief Justice of the United States.
•  February 4, 1801 – John Marshall is sworn in as Chief Justice of the United States.
•  March 21, 1801 – The Battle of Alexandria is fought between British and French forces near the ruins of Nicopolis in Egypt.
•  March 23, 1801 – Tsar Paul I of Russia is struck with a sword, then strangled, and finally trampled to death in his bedroom at St. Michael’s Castle.
•  April 2, 1801 – Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Copenhagen – The British destroy the Danish fleet.
•  May 6, 1801 – Captain Thomas Cochrane in the 14-gun HMS Speedy captures the 32-gun Spanish frigate El Gamo.
•  July 6, 1801 – Battle of Algeciras: the French navy are defeated by the Royal Navy.
•  July 11, 1801 – French astronomer Jean-Louis Pons made his first comet discovery. In the next 27 years he discovered another 36 comets, more than any other person in history.
•  August 1, 1801 – First Barbary War: The American schooner USS Enterprise captures the Tripolitan polacca Tripoli in a single-ship action off the coast of modern-day Libya.

### Who Were Born On 1801?

•  January 29, 1801 – Horatia Nelson, daughter of Emma Hamilton and Horatio Nelson (d. 1881)
•  April 26, 1801 – Ambrose Dudley Mann, American diplomat (d. 1889)
•  May 9, 1801 – Peter Hesketh-Fleetwood, English Member of Parliament and developer (d. 1866)
•  June 4, 1801 – James Pennethorne, English architect (d. 1871)
•  August 21, 1801 – Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch politician (d. 1876)
•  September 7, 1801 – Sarel Cilliers, Voortrekker leader and preacher (d.1871)
•  September 24, 1801 – Mikhail Vasilievich Ostrogradsky, Ukrainian scientist (d. 1862)
•  November 10, 1801 – Samuel Gridley Howe, American social reformer (d. 1876)
•  November 13, 1801 – Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, queen of Saxony (d. 1877)
•  December 7, 1801 – Johann Nestroy, Austrian dramatist and actor (d. 1862)