Historical Events In 1818
Friday, 16 November 2018
May 25 Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1818 michael A Barclay de Tolly, Russian fieldmarshal/War Minister, dies
May 27 On this day in history amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragette known for her pantaloons
May 28 In the year 1818 1st steam-vessel to sail Great Lakes launched
May 28 Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, US Confederate gen (Hero of Sumter) on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1818 the first steam-vessel to sail Great Lakes launched
May 31 John Albion Andrew, Gov (Union), died in 1867 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Maratha Wars between British & Maratha Confederacy in India ends in the year 1818.
Jun 04 In the year 1818 john van Well, choreographer/mime (Pierrot), dies at 44
Jun 10 Pesaro opera theater opens with Rossini's "La gaza ladra" on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history egwale Seyon, Emperor of Ethiopia
Jun 17 Charles Francois Gounod, Paris France, opera composer (Faust) on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history ernst II, duke of Saxon-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer
Jun 23 On this day in history simon Vissering, Dutch economist/minister of Finances (1879-81)
Jun 29 Carl P Fohr, German painter/cartoonist, dies at 22 in the year 1818.
Jun 30 Edward John Hopkins, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1818 ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist
Jul 06 Adolf Anderssen, Prussia, world chess champion (1851-66) in the year 1818.
Jul 10 In the year 1818 john Stuart "Cerro Gordo" Williams, Brig General (Confederate Army)
Jul 11 In the year 1818 keats writes "In the Cottage Where Burns is Born," "Lines Written in the Highlands," & "Gadfly"
Jul 14 Nathaniel Lyon, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1861 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1818 heinrich Esser, composer
Jul 24 In the year 1818 felix Godefroid, composer
Jul 30 Emily Jane Bronte, England, novelist (Wuthering Heights) in the year 1818.
Jul 30 The birth of Emily Bronte, English novelist on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1818 heinrich Kiepert, German cartographer/geographer
Aug 01 In the year 1818 maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer on Nantucket Island
Aug 02 On this day in history [Willem] Alexander FCNM, prince of the Netherlands/general-major
Aug 03 In the year 1818 hM Jozef Schadde, Flemish architect (New Stock exchange Antwerp)
Aug 04 Lovell Harrison Rosseau, Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Henry Charles Litolff, French composer/pianist on this day in history.
Aug 13 Lucy Blackwell-Stone, US abolitionist (US Woman's Suffrage Assn) in the year 1818.
Aug 18 In the year 1818 william Farquhar Barry, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1879
Aug 19 In the year 1818 cAPT James Biddle takes possession of Oregon Territory for U.S.