Historical Events In 1837
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Mar 12 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer on this day in history.
Mar 13 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66 in the year 1837.
Mar 14 On this day in history charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)
Mar 18 Grover Cleveland, [Stephen], NJ, 22nd/24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97) in the year 1837.
Mar 19 Robert Daniel Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919 on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1837 joseph Wieniawski, composer
Mar 24 In the year 1837 canada gives blacks the right to vote
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium on this day in history.
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 In the year 1837 maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
Mar 31 Death of English landscape painter John Constable on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1837 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 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 Edouard viscount de Walckiers, very wealthy slave trader, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 John Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel) in the year 1837.
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 Fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908) in the year 1837.
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 On this day in history henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order)
May 03 In the year 1837 the University of Athens is founded.
May 05 On this day in history niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85
May 09 In the year 1837 "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) in the year 1837.
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.