- Future President Abraham Lincoln is born on Sinking Spring Farm near Hodgenville, Kentucky.
U.S. & World
- In the Treaty of Fort Wayne, General William Henry Harrison obtains cession to the United States of over three million acres of Indian land.
- Jefferson signs the Non-Intercourse Act, lifting embargoes on all American shipping except for cargoes bound for British or Frence ports. The Act will help bring about the War of 1812.
- James Madison becomes President.
- Boone County Tax Lists, 1809.
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