1806

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August 11, 2022

1806 was a simple year.

Events

January

January 19 — The United Kingdom captures the Cape of Good Hope.

February

March

April

May

May 27 — The French army entered Dubrovnik, thus the Republic of Dubrovnik lost its centuries-old independence.

June

June 5 — Napoleon declared the Netherlands a kingdom and installed his brother Louis Bonaparte as king.

July

July 12 — The Confederation of the Rhine was formed in Paris, which included sixteen German states under the protectorate of Napoleon's France.

August

August 6 — Emperor Franz I of Habsburg renounced the title of Holy Roman Emperor and proclaimed himself Emperor of Austria, ending the Holy Roman Empire. August 13 — Serbian insurgents defeated the Ottoman army in the Battle of Mišar.

September

September 3 — Serbian insurgents defeated the Turkish army in the Battle of Deligrad.

October

October 14 — Napoleon's troops defeat the Prussians and Saxons in the battles of Jena and Auerstadt. October 27 — Napoleon's troops enter Berlin after the victory over the Prussians in the Battle of Jena.

November

November 1 - November 5 - Assembly in Smederevo (1806) November 21 — Napoleon Bonaparte issued a decree in Berlin announcing the Continental Blockade of the British Isles (Berlin Decree).

December

December 13 — Serbian insurgents in the First Serbian Uprising liberated the Belgrade town and forced the Turks to retreat to the Belgrade Fortress.

Births

September

October 11 — Aleksandar Karađorđević, Serbian prince from 1842 to 1858 († 1885)

December

Wikipedia: Unknown date — Đorđe Marković Koder, Serbian painter († 1891)

Death

January

Unknown date - Janko Katic, Serbian duke.

Days of Remembrance

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