Historical Events In 1837
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Mar 12 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer in the year 1837.
Mar 13 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Mar 14 Charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification) on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1837 grover Cleveland, [Stephen], NJ, 22nd/24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97)
Mar 19 On this day in history robert Daniel Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919
Mar 23 In the year 1837 joseph Wieniawski, composer
Mar 24 In the year 1837 canada gives blacks the right to vote
Mar 24 On this day in history philips, Count of Flanders Belgium
Mar 26 On this day in history joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53
Mar 28 Felix Mendelssohn marries Cécile Jeanrenaud on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
Mar 31 In the year 1837 death of English landscape painter John Constable.
Mar 31 John Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Mar 31 Robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA on this day in history.
Apr 03 John Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake) in the year 1837.
Apr 05 Algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon) in the year 1837.
Apr 11 In the year 1837 ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861
Apr 15 In the year 1837 horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921
Apr 17 On this day in history edouard viscount de Walckiers, very wealthy slave trader, dies
Apr 17 John Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel) on this day in history.
Apr 17 The birth of John Pierpont Morgan, American industrialist on this day in history.
Apr 19 Cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth in the year 1837.
Apr 21 On this day in history fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908)
Apr 24 In the year 1837 friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat (die graue Eminenz)
Apr 25 In the year 1837 william Charles Levey, composer
Apr 30 In the year 1837 alfred Gaul, composer
May 02 Henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order) in the year 1837.
May 03 The University of Athens is founded in the year 1837.
May 05 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85 on this day in history.
May 09 "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez Miss; 175 dies on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1837 "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez MS; 175 dies
May 09 In the year 1837 adam Opel, German manufacturer (cycling, motorcars)
May 10 Panic of 1837: New York City banks fail, and unemployment reaches record levels on this day in history.
May 10 Pinckney B S Pinchback, Lt gov (Louisiana) in the year 1837.