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1790s 1800s - 1810s - 1820s 1830s
The 1810s decade ran from January 1, 1810, to December 31, 1819.
Politics and wars
- The War of 1812 (1812–1815), fought in North America between the United States and the British Empire.
- The Era of Good Feelings (1816–1823/1824) in the U.S.
- The end of the Napoleonic Wars in 1814.
- 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.
Decolonization and independence
- The Spanish colony of New Granada declares independence as the Republic of Gran Colombia under President Simón Bolívar (1800–1900)* Starts the period of Latin American revolutions. Several states declare their independence from Spain.
Prominent political events
- 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.
- 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.
- Gothic genre is popular.
- The start of the Romantic era, which lasts until the mid-to-late 1850s and the beginning of the Victorian era.
- Emperor Francis II (Austria)
- Chancellor Klemens Wenzel von Metternich (Austria)
- King Frederick William III of Prussia (Prussia)
- Jiaqing Emperor (China)
- Emperor Napoleon I (First French Empire)
- King Louis XVIII (Restoration France)
- Pope Pius VII
- Emperor Alexander I (Russia)
- King Ferdinand VII (Spain)
- King Charles XIII (Sweden)
- King Charles XIV John (Sweden)
- King George III (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland), with his son as regent (see British Regency).
- President James Madison (United States)
- President James Monroe (United States)
- Akbar II (Mughal Empire)
- Baji Rao II (Peshwa of the Marathas) 1795–1818
- Maharaja Ranjit Singh(Sikh Empire, Punjab)
- Fath Ali Shah of Qajar dynasty (Persia)