Historical Events In 1837
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Mar 12 On this day in history felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer
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 Grover Cleveland, [Stephen], NJ, 22nd/24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history canada gives blacks the right to vote
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium on this day in history.
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 Maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies in the year 1837.
Mar 31 Death of English landscape painter John Constable in the year 1837.
Mar 31 John Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60 in the year 1837.
Mar 31 Robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA in the year 1837.
Apr 03 In the year 1837 john Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake)
Apr 05 Algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon) on this day in history.
Apr 11 Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861 in the year 1837.
Apr 15 On this day in history horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921
Apr 17 In the year 1837 edouard viscount de Walckiers, very wealthy slave trader, dies
Apr 17 On this day in history john Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel)
Apr 17 The birth of John Pierpont Morgan, American industrialist on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1837 cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth
Apr 21 In the year 1837 fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908)
Apr 24 Friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat (die graue Eminenz) on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1837 william Charles Levey, composer
Apr 30 Alfred Gaul, composer in the year 1837.
May 02 Henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order) on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history the University of Athens is founded.
May 05 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85 in the year 1837.
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 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (cycling, motorcars) in the year 1837.
May 10 In the year 1837 panic of 1837: New York City banks fail, and unemployment reaches record levels.
May 10 Pinckney B S Pinchback, Lt gov (Louisiana) in the year 1837.