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Historical Events In 1839

Friday, 24 January 2020

Feb 20   In the year 1839 anti-duelling law was passed by US Congress  

Feb 20   Congress prohibits dueling in District of Columbia in the year 1839.  

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   On this day in history seminoles &black allies shipped from Tampa Bay FL, to the West  

Feb 26   Jem Mason on Lottery wins 1st Grand National Steeplechase (Britain) on this day in history.  

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

Mar 04   In the year 1839 ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72  

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

Mar 09   In the year 1839 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 on this day in history.  

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

Mar 13   In the year 1839 robert Gallenberg, composer, dies at 55  

Mar 16   René F Armand Sully-Prudhomme, France, poet, 1st Nobel winner (1901) in the year 1839.  

Mar 17   Josef Rheinberger, Vaduz Liechtenstein, opera composer (Munich Conser) on this day in history.  

Mar 18   Francis Fessenden, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906 in the year 1839.  

Mar 21   In the year 1839 modest Mussorgsky, composer (Boris Gudunov, Night on Bald Mt) [NS]  

Mar 23   On this day in history 1st known use of term OK (Boston)  

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   On this day in history the first Henley Royal Regatta is held  

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

Mar 31   On this day in history nikolay Przhevalsky, naturalist, explorer of east central Asia (OS)  

Apr 05   On this day in history robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC)  

Apr 11   John Galt, Scottish writer (Last of the Lairds), dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Apr 12   On this day in history victorin de Joncieres, composer  

Apr 17   Guatemala forms republic on this day in history.  

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

Apr 18   Henry Kendall, New South Wales Australia, poet (Bell Birds) in the year 1839.  

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

Apr 19   Treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom & Luxembourg a Grand Duchy on this day in history.  

Apr 20   On this day in history carol I, King of Romania (1881-1914)  

Apr 20   On this day in history 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   Carl Humann, German engineer (d. 1896) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1839 birth of john Knowles Paine, Portland Maine, composer  

Jan 11   Eugenio Maria de Hostos, Puerto Rico, patriot/scholar was born in the year 1839.  

Jan 14   In the year 1839 birth of emil Bohn, composer  

Jan 19   In the year 1839 birth of bohumil Pazdirek, composer  

Jan 19   Paul Cézanne, French painter (d. 1906) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Seldon Connor, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1917 was born in the year 1839.  

Feb 01   James A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1839

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 12   On this day in history joseph A Koch, Aust painter/cartoonist/etcher/illustrator, dies at 70  

Jan 19   In the year 1839 georg Abraham Schneider, composer, dies at 38  

Feb 01   In the year 1839 giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76  

Feb 07   Karl August Nicander, Swedish poet (b. 1799) died on this day in history.  

Feb 15   In the year 1839 death of chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803)  

Mar 04   In the year 1839 ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72  

Mar 13   In the year 1839 robert Gallenberg, composer, dies at 55  

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

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