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Historical Events In 1839

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Feb 20   On this day in history anti-duelling law was passed by US Congress  

Feb 20   On this day in history congress prohibits dueling in District of Columbia  

Feb 24   In the year 1839 steam shovel patented by William Otis, Philadelphia  

Feb 25   In the year 1839 seminoles & black allies shipped from Tampa Bay Florida, to West  

Feb 25   Seminoles &black allies shipped from Tampa Bay FL, to the West on this day in history.  

Feb 26   In the year 1839 jem Mason on Lottery wins 1st Grand National Steeplechase (Britain)  

Feb 26   On this day in history jem Mason on Lottery wins first Grand National Steeplechase (Britain)  

Mar 04   Ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Mar 08   James Mason Crafts, US chemist (Friedel-Crafts-synthesis) in the year 1839.  

Mar 09   On this day in history felix Huston Robertson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1928  

Mar 09   In the year 1839 prussian government limits work week for children to 51 hours  

Mar 09   Prussian govt limits work week for children to 51 hours in the year 1839.  

Mar 10   On this day in history dudley Buck, Hartford, Ct, organist/church composer  

Mar 13   On this day in history robert Gallenberg, composer, dies at 55  

Mar 16   René F Armand Sully-Prudhomme, France, poet, 1st Nobel winner (1901) on this day in history.  

Mar 17   On this day in history josef Rheinberger, Vaduz Liechtenstein, opera composer (Munich Conser)  

Mar 18   On this day in history francis Fessenden, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906  

Mar 21   Modest Mussorgsky, composer (Boris Gudunov, Night on Bald Mt) [NS] on this day in history.  

Mar 23   1st known use of term OK (Boston) in the year 1839.  

Mar 25   William Bell Wait, US, educated the blind in the year 1839.  

Mar 26   1st Henley Royal Regatta on this day in history.  

Mar 26   The first Henley Royal Regatta is held on this day in history.  

Mar 29   On this day in history bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56  

Mar 31   Nikolay Przhevalsky, naturalist, explorer of east central Asia (OS) in the year 1839.  

Apr 05   Robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC) in the year 1839.  

Apr 11   John Galt, Scottish writer (Last of the Lairds), dies at 59 in the year 1839.  

Apr 12   Victorin de Joncieres, composer in the year 1839.  

Apr 17   Guatemala forms republic in the year 1839.  

Apr 18   In the year 1839 frantz Jehin-Prume, composer  

Apr 18   Henry Kendall, New South Wales Australia, poet (Bell Birds) on this day in history.  

Apr 19   Treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom on this day in history.  

Apr 19   On this day in history treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom & Luxembourg a Grand Duchy  

Apr 20   In the year 1839 carol I, King of Romania (1881-1914)  

Apr 20   In the year 1839 giuseppe Rossini, father of Italian composer Gioacchino Rossini, dies  

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Famous Birthdays In 1839

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of carl Humann, German engineer (d. 1896)  

Jan 09   On this day in history birth of john Knowles Paine, Portland Maine, composer  

Jan 11   In the year 1839 birth of eugenio Maria de Hostos, Puerto Rico, patriot/scholar  

Jan 14   Emil Bohn, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 19   On this day in history birth of bohumil Pazdirek, composer  

Jan 19   In the year 1839 birth of paul Cézanne, French painter (d. 1906)  

Jan 25   Seldon Connor, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1917 was born on this day in history.  

Feb 01   On this day in history birth of james A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak)  

Famous Deaths In 1839

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 12   Joseph A Koch, Aust painter/cartoonist/etcher/illustrator, dies at 70 in the year 1839.  

Jan 19   Georg Abraham Schneider, composer, dies at 38 in the year 1839.  

Feb 01   On this day in history giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76  

Feb 07   In the year 1839 death of karl August Nicander, Swedish poet (b. 1799)  

Feb 15   Chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803) died on this day in history.  

Mar 04   Ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Mar 13   Robert Gallenberg, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.  

Mar 29   On this day in history bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56  

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