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Napoleonic Timeline: 1805

Chronology of the Napoleonic era: [Chrono-gallery] [1769-1788] [1789-1793] [1794-1795] [1796] [1797] [1798] [1799] [1800] [1801] [1802] [1803] [1804] [1805] [1806] [1807] [1808] [1809] [1810] [1811] [1812] [1813] [1814] [1815] [1816-1821] [1840]
Napoleon Bonaparte in 1805
Napoleon Bonaparte in 1805
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1er janvier 1805" >1st January – Mass in the chapel of the Tuileries in the presence of the Emperor. Then New Year wishes from the main bodies of the State, marshals, ministers, dignitaries and princes. – 4 janvier 1805" >4 January – A Denis, supposedly a lawyer, is arrested, accused of holding about the most indecent cons S. M. the Emperor and have pushed up the fury advise a woman to take his own life. – 5 janvier 1805" >5 January – Police report: We celebrated Kings in almost all families, the people and the workers were common in taverns. – 6 janvier 1805" >6 January – Ball in the Opera Hall, organized by the marshals for Empress Josephine. It will cost twenty thousand Francs to each of them. – 7 janvier 1805" >7 January – At the Sstock Exchange: The cases were languishing, and the five percent appeared tilted downward, it appears no takers. – 14 janvier 1805" >14 January  – A statue of Napoleon 1 is inaugurated in the Chamber of Legislature.– 17 janvier 1805" >17 January  – Sixty thousand conscripts are removed. – 19 janvier 1805" >19 January – Increase of the price of the bag determined by the coal merchants: it now will be worth 7 Francs instead of 6.25 Francs. – 20 janvier 1805" >20 January  – Those who have applied the new prices are agreed as instigators and leaders of coalition. Cancellation of the increase. – 21 janvier 1805" >21 January – Celebrating of the anniversary of the death of Louis XVI at the former Duke of Narbonne's; assistance in mourning, is large. – 26 janvier 1805" >26 January  – It is decided that the state seal will bear the effigy of the Emperor sat on his throne, the crown on the head. The other side will show the Imperial Eagle based on the lightning. – 28 janvier 1805" >28 January  – A novel by Jerome Pigott-Lebrun, containing licentious jokes about the ceremonies of the Christian religion is forbidden. – 30 janvier 1805" >30 January – Creation of the Grand Cordon of the Legion of Honor.

2 février 1805" >2nd February – Appointment of Forty-eight large columns of the Legion of Honor. There are the brothers of the Emperor, marshals, ministers (including Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Perigord and Joseph Fouché), Cardinals Fesch (archbishop of Lyon), Cambacérès (Archbishop of Rouen) and Belloy (archbishop of Paris). – 4 février 1805" >4 February  – A decree signed by Napoleon 1 establishes the numbering of houses per street. Even numbers are right and the odd left over in the river Seine. – 22 février 1805" >22 February  – It is ordered to the prefect of police to check the masquerades and we can stop running the streets in clerical dress. – 23 février 1805" >23 February – It's Fat-Beef day, continuing on 24 and 25.

9 mars 1805" >9 March – A press office is created. It has to monitor newspapers, plays, printing and library. – 15 mars 1805" >15 March – Napoleon 1 is given the title of King of Italy by the Italian Consulta meeting in Paris.

18 mars 1805" >18 March  – Napoleon's sister Eliza gets from him, in any property, the principality of Piombino. – 26 mars 1805" >26 March – A collection of four million Francs is made from the fund of Disabled persons, which is rich and is constantly making considerable savings. They will be used for construction of warships as well as improvements in ports. – 28 mars 1805" >28 March  – From that day the permission of the diocesan bishops will be required to print or reprint of religious books. This permission will be reported verbatim and printed at the beginning of each copy. – 30 mars 1805" >30 March  – Exhibition in the gallery of the Senate of the portrait of Napoleon 1 painted by Jacques-Louis David. – 31 mars 1805" >31 March  – Departure of Napoleon for Italy.

5 avril 1805" >5 April – At Lyons, Napoleon's brothers-in-law, Bacciochi and Borghese, receive the title of "Prince".

15 mai 1805" >15 May – Napoleon 1 arrives in Milan. – 26 mai 1805" >26 May – Crowning at the Cathedral of Milan.

4 juin 1805" >4 June – Annexation to France of Genoa and Liguria. – 7 juin 1805" >7 June  – The boundaries between the French Empire and the Kingdom of Italy are set by decree: the river Po to the mouth of the Ticino, then the Sesia to its mouth. Appointment of Prince Eugene de Beauharnais as Viceroy of Italy. He is the step-son of Napoleon.

11 juillet 1805" >11 July – Back at Fontainebleau. – 14 juillet 1805" >14 July – Neither ceremony or event for the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille. – 15 juillet 1805" >15 July  – The Journal of Debates becomes Journal of the Empire, more consistent with the nature of our government, says the editor.

2 août 1805" >2nd August – Departure of Napoleon 1 for the camp of Boulogne. – 9 août 1805" >9 August  – Accession of Austria to the Anglo-Russian pact. – 27 août 1805" >27 August – The camp of Boulogne is lifted. One hundred and fifty thousand men go from the Channel coast to the Rhine.

3 septembre 1805" >3rd September – Back in St. Cloud. Publication of a manifesto hostile to France, by the Emperor of Austria. – 9 septembre 1805" >9 September  – Restoration of Gregorian calendar by Senatus Consultum; it will take effect on 11 Nivose year XIV (1st January 1806). – 10 septembre 1805" >10 September  – Entry of the Austrians in Bavaria. – 16 septembre 1805" >16 September – The Ambassador of Austria publishes a paper stating that the troops of his sovereign will remain in this country. – 21 septembre 1805" >21 September – Commitment to neutrality of the King of Naples in case of war between France and Austria. – 23 septembre 1805" >23 September – Announcement at the Senate of break with Austria. The sixty thousand men of the class 1806 are called early. – 24 septembre 1805" >24 September – Napoleon 1 begins to head the army. – 25 septembre 1805" >25 September  – Passage of the river Rhine by French troops. – 25 septembre 1805" >25 September  – Financial panic in Paris. – 28 septembre 1805" >28 September – Meeting of the Bavarian army and the French army. Horatio Nelson takes command of the English fleet by the blockade of Cadiz.

6 octobre 1805" >6 October – The campaign opens. The French army, reinforced by the Bavarians and the Netherlands, takes the name of Grand Army (Grande Armée). – 7 octobre 1805" >7 October  – The river Danube is crossed. – 8 octobre 1805" >8 October  – French victory at Westingen. – 9 octobre 1805" >9 October  – New victory at Guntzburg. – 10 octobre 1805" >10 October  – French army enters Augsburg. – 11 octobre 1805" >11 October  – The French are in Munich. – 13 octobre 1805" >13 October – Presentation of Meiningen. – 14 octobre 1805" >14 October – Battle of Elchingen. – 15 octobre 1805" >15 October – Fights of Haag and Wasserburg. – 16 octobre 1805" >16 October  – Summation from Napoleon to General Mack: the city of Ulm must surrender. – 17 octobre 1805" >17 October – Surrender of Ulm. – 18 octobre 1805" >18 October – Battle of Nordlingen. Forty flags are captured from the enemy and sent to the Senate. – 20 octobre 1805" >20 October – Procession of the Austrian prisoners before Napoleon 1. – 21 octobre 1805" >21 October – Naval battle of Trafalgar. – 28 octobre 1805" >28 October – A case of contributions or extraordinary is created. It is intended for war contributions paid by the defeated countries. – 30 octobre 1805" >30 October – French army enters Salzburg.

1er novembre 1805" >1st November – Fight of Lembach. – 2 novembre 1805" >2nd November – Fort Passling is taken. – 3 novembre 1805" >3rd November – Taking of Ebersberg. – 4 novembre 1805" >4 November – Taking of Steyr. – 5 novembre 1805" >5 November – Battle of Lovers and passage of the river Brenta. – 6 novembre 1805" >6 November  – Battle of Amstetten. – 7 novembre 1805" >7 November  – Coming in Innsbruck. – 8 novembre 1805" >8 November  – Fight of Marien-Zelle. – 9 novembre 1805" >9 November  – Taking of Scharnitz and Neustadt. – 11 novembre 1805" >11 November  – Fight of Diernstein. – 12 novembre 1805" >12 November  – Taking of Leoben. – 13 novembre 1805" >13 November  – The French enter Vienna. Schoenbrunn Palace becomes the residence of Napoleon 1. – 16 novembre 1805" >16 November – Surrender of the city of Pressburg to marshal Augereau. – 18 novembre 1805" >18 November – Joachim Murat seizes Brunn. – 28 novembre 1805" >28 November – The Emperor studies the plain that will become the battlefield of Austerlitz.

2 décembre 1805" >2nd December – Battle of Austerlitz: fortieth victory of Napoleon for the first anniversary of his coronation. – 4 décembre 1805" >4 December  – Meeting between Napoleon 1 and the Emperor of Austria. – 6 décembre 1805" >6 December – The armistice is signed. – 26 décembre 1805" >26 December – Peace Treaty of Pressburg is signed; it is the end of the Holy Roman Empire. – 28 décembre 1805" >28 December – Decision is taken by the General Council of the Department of Seine to establish a place of Austerlitz and to erect a statue of the Emperor. – 30 décembre 1805" >30 December  – Napoleon accepts the nickname Great that suggested the Tribunes.

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