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Historical Events In 1839

Sunday, 09 August 2020

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

Feb 20   In the year 1839 congress prohibits dueling in District of Columbia  

Feb 24   Steam shovel patented by William Otis, Philadelphia on this day in history.  

Feb 25   Seminoles & black allies shipped from Tampa Bay Florida, to West in the year 1839.  

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

Feb 26   Jem Mason on Lottery wins 1st Grand National Steeplechase (Britain) in the year 1839.  

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

Mar 04   On this day in history ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72  

Mar 08   On this day in history james Mason Crafts, US chemist (Friedel-Crafts-synthesis)  

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   On this day in history prussian govt limits work week for children to 51 hours  

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) on this day in history.  

Mar 17   In the year 1839 josef Rheinberger, Vaduz Liechtenstein, opera composer (Munich Conser)  

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

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

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

Mar 25   In the year 1839 william Bell Wait, US, educated the blind  

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

Mar 26   The first Henley Royal Regatta is held in the year 1839.  

Mar 29   Bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56 in the year 1839.  

Mar 31   Nikolay Przhevalsky, naturalist, explorer of east central Asia (OS) on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Robert Smalls, Beaufort SC, black congressman 1875-87 (Rep-SC) on this day in history.  

Apr 11   In the year 1839 john Galt, Scottish writer (Last of the Lairds), dies at 59  

Apr 12   Victorin de Joncieres, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 17   On this day in history guatemala forms republic  

Apr 18   On this day in history frantz Jehin-Prume, composer  

Apr 18   On this day in history henry Kendall, New South Wales Australia, poet (Bell Birds)  

Apr 19   In the year 1839 treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom  

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

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

Apr 20   Giuseppe Rossini, father of Italian composer Gioacchino Rossini, dies in the year 1839.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1839

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1839 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   Eugenio Maria de Hostos, Puerto Rico, patriot/scholar was born on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history birth of emil Bohn, composer  

Jan 19   Bohumil Pazdirek, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 19   Paul Cézanne, French painter (d. 1906) was born in the year 1839.  

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

Feb 01   James A Herne, [J Aherne], US playwright (Hearts of Oak) was born in the year 1839.  

Famous Deaths In 1839

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 12   In the year 1839 joseph A Koch, Aust painter/cartoonist/etcher/illustrator, dies at 70  

Jan 19   On this day in history georg Abraham Schneider, composer, dies at 38  

Feb 01   Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76 in the year 1839.  

Feb 07   Karl August Nicander, Swedish poet (b. 1799) died in the year 1839.  

Feb 15   Chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803) died in the year 1839.  

Mar 04   On this day in history ignace Antoine Ladurner, pianist/composer, dies at 72  

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

Mar 29   In the year 1839 bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56  

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