Historical Events Happened In 1857
Monday, 05 October 2015
Jan 02 In the year 1857 frederick Opper, cartoonist (Maud, Alphonse & Gaston)
Jan 06 In the year 1857 patent for reducing zinc ore granted to Samuel Wetherill, Penn
Jan 06 Patent for reducing zinc ore granted to Samuel Wetherill, Pennsylvania in the year 1857.
Jan 08 Dion Boucicauly's "Poor of NY," premieres in NYC in the year 1857.
Jan 09 In the year 1857 7.9 earthquake shakes Fort Tejon CA
Jan 09 7.9 earthquake shakes Fort Tejon Calif in the year 1857.
Jan 09 Henry B Fuller, American writer (Under the Skylights) in the year 1857.
Jan 11 Fred[erick J] Archer, English jockey (won 5 Derbys) on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history 1st first-class game in Sydney, NSW v Vic at The Domain
Jan 15 In the year 1857 the first first-class game in Sydney, New South Wales vs Victoria at The Domain
Jan 17 In the year 1857 eugene Augustin Lauste, developer (1st sound-on-film recording)
Jan 18 Otto von Below, German commandant (WW I) on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1857 edward Francis Fitzwilliam, composer, dies at 32
Jan 22 National Association of Baseball Players founded, NY in the year 1857.
Jan 23 On this day in history andrija Mohorovicic, Croatian geologist (Moho discontinuity)
Jan 24 On this day in history the University of Calcutta is formally founded as the first full-fledged university in south Asia.
Jan 27 In the year 1857 dorothea von Benckendorff, Baltic monarch of Lieven, dies at 72
Feb 02 On this day in history jan Six, Dutch art historian/art collector
Feb 07 Félix PBOG, Earl of Merode, Belgian minister of War, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history johannes T de Visser, theologist/Dutch 1st minister of Education
Feb 12 Bobby Peel, cricketer (great English lefty 1884-96) on this day in history.
Feb 14 Johannes B van Bree, Dutch violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history mikhail Glinka, composer, dies
Feb 16 On this day in history auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, French engraver, dies at 77
Feb 16 On this day in history gallaudet College (Natl Deaf Mute college) forms (Wash DC)
Feb 17 Samuel Sidney McClure, Irish-American newspaper editor/publisher in the year 1857.
Feb 18 Insurrection of Chinese in Sarawak, Borneo on this day in history.
Feb 18 Max Klinger, German graphic artist/painter/sculptor in the year 1857.
Feb 21 Congress outlaws foreign currency as legal tender in US in the year 1857.
Feb 21 In the year 1857 jules de Trooz, baron/premier of Belgium (1907)
Feb 21 US issues flying eagle cents on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1857 heinrich Hertz, physicist, 1st to broadcast & receive radio waves
Feb 22 In the year 1857 the birth of Robert Baden-Powell, Founder of the Boy Scout movement
Feb 24 1st perforated US postage stamps delivered to govt in the year 1857.