Historical Events Happened In 1820
Saturday, 28 November 2015
Jan 09 On this day in history pavel Krizkovsky, composer
Jan 12 On this day in history royal Astronomical Society founded in England
Jan 17 On this day in history anne Bronte, English novelist/poet (Tenant of Wildfell Hall)
Jan 17 Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classicist/historian, dies at 73 in the year 1820.
Jan 17 The birth of Anne Bronte, Youngest of the 'Bronte' sisters on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1820 abraham Buford, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1884
Jan 19 On this day in history john Haskell King, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1888
Jan 20 Anne Jemima Clough, England, promoted higher education for women on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history hermann von Lingg, German playwright/poet
Jan 23 In the year 1820 alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer
Jan 23 Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn on this day in history.
Jan 24 John Milton Thayer, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1820 joseph F Weigl, German/Austria violin cellist, dies at 79
Jan 28 In the year 1820 russian expedition led by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen and Mikhail Petrovich Lazarev discovered the Antarctic continent approaching the Antarctic coast.
Jan 29 George III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81 in the year 1820.
Jan 29 In the year 1820 king George III of England, blind and insane, dies at Windsor Castle.
Jan 30 Edward Bransfield aboard Williams discovers Antarctica in the year 1820.
Jan 30 Edward Bransfield aboard Williams discovers Antarctica (UK claim) in the year 1820.
Feb 02 Hans E Schack, Danish politician/writer (Phantasterne) on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1820 elisha Kent Kane, US Arctic explorer (Kane Basin off NW Greenland)
Feb 06 1st organized emigration of blacks back to Africa (NY to Sierra Leone) on this day in history.
Feb 06 86 free black colonists sail from New York NY to Sierra Leone, Africa in the year 1820.
Feb 07 Samuel Adams Holyoke, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1820.
Feb 08 On this day in history the birth of William Sherman, US general whom the 'Sherman Tank' was named after
Feb 08 On this day in history william Tecumseh Sherman, Major General (Union Army), died in 1891
Feb 12 On this day in history guillaume Albert Teniers, composer, dies at 71
Feb 13 In the year 1820 bela Albrecht Pal Keler, composer
Feb 14 Charles F, Duke of Berry, murdered at 42 on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1820 pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63
Feb 15 Susan Brownell Anthony, Adams Mass, woman's suffragette in the year 1820.
Feb 17 In the year 1820 henri Vieuxtemps, Verviers Belgium, composer/teacher (Brussels Cons)
Feb 20 In the year 1820 mahlon Dickerson Manson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1895
Feb 23 On this day in history cato Street conspiracy uncovered
Feb 28 In the year 1820 john Tenniel, England, cartoonist/illustrator (Alice in Wonderland)