Historical Events In 1837
Monday, 10 August 2020
Mar 04 On this day in history weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American
Mar 07 In the year 1837 henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter)
Mar 12 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1837 nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66
Mar 14 In the year 1837 charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)
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 On this day in history joseph Wieniawski, composer
Mar 24 Canada gives blacks the right to vote in the year 1837.
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium in the year 1837.
Mar 26 Joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1837 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 In the year 1837 robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA
Apr 03 In the year 1837 john Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake)
Apr 05 In the year 1837 algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon)
Apr 11 Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861 on this day in history.
Apr 15 Horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1837.
Apr 19 Cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth in the year 1837.
Apr 21 In the year 1837 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 Alfred Gaul, composer in the year 1837.
May 02 Henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order) in the year 1837.
May 03 The University of Athens is founded on this day in history.
May 05 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85 in the year 1837.
May 09 In the year 1837 "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez Miss; 175 dies
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)