Historical Events In 1837
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 02 On this day in history mili Alexeyevich Balakirev, Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia, composer (Tamara)
Jan 04 In the year 1837 casimiro de Abreu, Brazil, poet (Camoes e o jau)
Jan 05 In the year 1837 a Ch Swinburne, writer [or Apr 5]
Jan 11 John Field, Irish pianist/composer (Nocturnes), dies at 54 in the year 1837.
Jan 12 Adolf Jensen, composer in the year 1837.
Jan 16 In the year 1837 james Phillip Simms, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1887
Jan 19 William Williams Keen, surgeon (brain) in the year 1837.
Jan 20 In the year 1837 john Soane, English architect (Book of Designs), dies at 84
Jan 22 In the year 1837 earthquake in southern Syria kills thousands
Jan 23 On this day in history john Field, composer, dies at 54
Jan 26 On this day in history michigan admitted as 26th US state
Jan 29 In the year 1837 aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
Feb 05 Dwight Lyman Moody, US, evangelist (Student Volunteer Movement) on this day in history.
Feb 07 James Augustus Henry Murray, Scotland, created Oxford Dictionary on this day in history.
Feb 08 1st VP chosen by Senate, Richard Johnson (Van Buren admin) in the year 1837.
Feb 08 In the year 1837 first Vice President chosen by the Senate, Richard Johnson (Van Buren administration)
Feb 10 On this day in history alexander S Pushkin, writer, dies at 37
Feb 11 In the year 1837 american Physiological Society organizes in Boston
Feb 12 On this day in history ludwig Borne, writer, dies at 50
Feb 13 Mariano José de Larra, Spanish journalist and writer (b. 1809 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history riot in New York due to a combination of poverty and increase in the cost of flour
Feb 13 On this day in history riot in New York over high price of flour
Feb 13 On this day in history valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer
Feb 17 Francis Jay Herron, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1902 on this day in history.
Feb 25 1st US electric printing press patented by Thomas Davenport in the year 1837.
Feb 25 The first US electric printing press patented by Thomas Davenport on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history charles Woeste, Belgian count/min of Justice
Mar 01 In the year 1837 ion Creanga, Romanian fairy tale author (Amintiti the Copilarie)
Mar 03 On this day in history congress increases Supreme Court membership from 7 to 9
Mar 03 On this day in history uS President Andrew Jackson & Congress recognizes Republic of Texas
Mar 04 In the year 1837 city of Chicago incorporates
Mar 04 In the year 1837 martin Van Buren inaugrated as 8th President
Mar 04 Weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American on this day in history.
Mar 07 Henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter) in the year 1837.