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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1780s 1790s 1800s1810s1820s 1830s 1840s
Years: 1810 1811 1812 1813 1814 1815 1816 1817 1818 1819
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
EstablishmentsDisestablishments

The 1810s decade ran from January 1, 1810, to December 31, 1819.

Events and trends

  • End of the Napoleonic Wars in Europe (1803–1815).
  • The North American War of 1812 between the United States and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. The war lasted until December 1814.
  • The Luddites (1811–1816) in Britain were machine-wreckers, protesting against machines perceived as taking their jobs.
  • The Year Without a Summer in 1816, a year of severe climate abnormalities caused famines throughout the world as a result of atmospheric dust from volcanic eruptions.
  • The Spanish colony of New Granada declares independence as the Republic of Gran Colombia under President Simón Bolívar (1800–1900)* Stars the period of Latin American revolutions. Several states declare their independence from Spain.
  • The Congress of Vienna reshapes the map of Europe after the defeat of Napoleon and introduces a policy of reaction and restoration throughout Europe (1814–1815).
  • Gas lighting becomes a practical technology and is implemented in cities in Europe and the United States.
  • Gothic genre is popular.
  • The Third Anglo Maratha War is fought between the Marathas and the British East India Company troops in the year 1818 resulting in the defeat of the Peshwa and annihilation of the Maratha confederacy and British annexation of Central India. The last Peshwa is exiled to Bithur near Kanpur. His adopted son and heir Nana Saheb was one of the principal revolutionary commanders in the Indian Mutiny.
  • Matthew Flinders a British explorer, died in 1814.
  • The start of the Romantic era, which lasts until the mid-to-late 1850s and the beginning of the Victorian era.
  • Along with the 1950s, this is one of only two decades to date in which no President of the United States has either been born or died since the inception of the office in 1789.

War and peace

World leaders

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1780s 1790s 1800s – 1810s1820s 1830s 1840s
Years: 1810 1811 1812 1813 1814 1815 1816 1817 1818 1819
Categories: BirthsDeathsArchitecture
EstablishmentsDisestablishments

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