Historical Events For 1866
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Jan 09 Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history fisk University establishes
Jan 11 Steamship London sinks in storm off Land's End England, kills 220 in the year 1866.
Jan 12 In the year 1866 the Royal Aeronautical Society is formed in London.
Jan 13 In the year 1866 vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov, composer
Jan 15 Bedrich Smetana's opera "Branibori v Cechach," premieres in Prague in the year 1866.
Jan 15 In the year 1866 bedrich Smetana's opera "Branibori vs Cechach," premieres in Prague
Jan 15 M T d'Azeglio, writer, dies on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history harry Davenport, NYC, actor/director (Her Unborn Child, My Sin)
Jan 20 Prim's Insurrection in Spain ends on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1866 richard Le Gallienne, English writer (Maker of Gainborg)
Jan 27 John Gibson, sculptor, dies in the year 1866.
Jan 29 Romain Rolland, France, writer (Jean-Christophe) (Nobel 1915) on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history the birth of Romain Rolland, French writer
Jan 30 In the year 1866 gelett Burgess, author (Purple Cow)
Jan 31 In the year 1866 emil Strauss, Germany, writer (Naked Man)
Feb 04 In the year 1866 mary Baker Eddy cures her injuries by opening a bible
Feb 05 Arthur Keith, Scottish anthropologist on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history karl T Sapper, German geography/geologist (Vulkankunde)
Feb 07 In the year 1866 raf[ael] Verhulst, [Koen Ravestein], Flemish writer (Jesus of Nazarus)
Feb 09 On this day in history george Ade, US, journalist/playwright/humorist (Fables in Slang)
Feb 10 In the year 1866 bror Beckman, composer
Feb 10 On this day in history dutch government Frans van der Putte forms
Feb 10 Dutch govt Frans van der Putte forms on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history jesse James holds up his 1st bank, Liberty MO ($15,000)
Feb 13 Jesse James holds up his 1st bank, Liberty, Missouri ($15,000) in the year 1866.
Feb 15 On this day in history bannister Fletcher, London, architect & architectural historian
Feb 16 Johann Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King) in the year 1866.
Feb 16 In the year 1866 spencer Compton Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington becomes the British Secretary of State for War.
Feb 16 In the year 1866 the birth of Johann Strauss, Austrian composer.
Feb 21 In the year 1866 lucy B Hobbs (Taylor) becomes 1st US woman to earn a DDS degree
Feb 21 In the year 1866 lucy B Hobbs (Taylor) becomes first US woman to earn a DDS degree
Feb 24 In the year 1866 arthur Pearson, Wookey Somerset England, newspaper proprietor
Feb 25 In the year 1866 benedetto Croce, Italy, humanist/historian/editor/philosopher