Historical Events In 1837
Monday, 19 April 2021
Mar 04 Weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter)
Mar 12 In the year 1837 felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer
Mar 13 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66 in the year 1837.
Mar 14 In the year 1837 charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)
Mar 18 In the year 1837 grover Cleveland, [Stephen], NJ, 22nd/24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97)
Mar 19 Robert Daniel Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919 in the year 1837.
Mar 23 In the year 1837 joseph Wieniawski, composer
Mar 24 Canada gives blacks the right to vote in the year 1837.
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1837 joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53
Mar 28 On this day in history felix Mendelssohn marries Cécile Jeanrenaud
Mar 29 Maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies in the year 1837.
Mar 31 On this day in history death of English landscape painter John Constable.
Mar 31 On this day in history john Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60
Mar 31 Robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history john Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake)
Apr 05 On this day in history algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon)
Apr 11 In the year 1837 ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861
Apr 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1837 john Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel)
Apr 17 On this day in history the birth of John Pierpont Morgan, American industrialist
Apr 19 On this day in history cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth
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 In the year 1837 henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order)
May 03 The University of Athens is founded in the year 1837.
May 05 In the year 1837 niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85
May 09 On this day in history "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez Miss; 175 dies
May 09 "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez MS; 175 dies in the year 1837.
May 09 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (cycling, motorcars) on this day in history.