|Covid-19|The Tlingit start resisting Russian incursions into their territory.
First Nations massacre Russians at Old Sitka; only a few survive.
Alexander Mackenzie is knighted for his efforts in 1802 and becomes a member of the XY Company.
Saint Mary's University is founded at Halifax.
January 9 - Catharine Parr Traill, writer (d.1899)
March 4 - Samuel Harrison, farmer, lawyer, mill owner, politician, judge and 1st Joint Premiers of the Province of Canada (d.1867)
May 2 - Étienne Parent, journalist (d.1874)
July 9 - Edmond Baird, cabinet-maker and upholsterer (d.1859)
October 31 - Charles Dickson Archibald, lawyer, businessman and politician (d.1868)
Henry Sherwood, lawyer, local politician and 4th Premier of Canada West (d.1855)
April 3 - Philippe-François de Rastel de Rocheblave, soldier, businessman and political figure in Lower Canada (b. 1727)
1802 in Canada Wikipedia
Events from the year 1802 in Canada.