Historical Events In 1839
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Apr 22 In the year 1839 august W Eichler, German botanist
Apr 26 In the year 1839 cyrus Hamblin, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
May 01 Chardonnet, inventor (rayon) on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1839 ferdinando Paer, composer, dies at 67
May 04 The Cunard Steamship Company Ltd forms San Bonifacio in the year 1839.
May 08 Francis W Warre-Cornish, English vice-provost of Eton/writer on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history israel Ashkenazi of Shklov, found Ashkenazic community (1815), dies
May 18 In the year 1839 carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57
May 19 Alice Mary Smith, composer in the year 1839.
May 25 In the year 1839 john Eliot, English meteorologist
May 27 Luigi Capuana, Sicilian author/critic (Roccaverdina) in the year 1839.
May 29 In the year 1839 ned Gregory, cricketer (bro of Dave, father of Syd Played 1st Test)
Jun 02 Wijnand YY Nuijen, painter/lithographer (Wrecked), dies at 26 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Der Herr im Hause) in the year 1839.
Jun 07 On this day in history hawaiian Declaration of Rights is signed
Jun 09 Gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800), dies at 89 in the year 1839.
Jun 10 Nathaniel Pryor, sgt of Lewis & Clark Expedition, dies on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1839 1st baseball game played in America
Jun 13 In the year 1839 martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer, dies at 66
Jun 14 On this day in history 1st Henley Regatta held
Jun 15 Hans Skramstad, composer, dies at 41 in the year 1839.
Jun 17 In the Kingdom of Hawaii, Kamehameha III issues the Edict of toleration which gives Roman Catholics the freedom to worship in the Hawaiian Islands. The Hawaii Catholic Church and the Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace is later established as a result on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1839 dutch prince Willem Alexander PFL weds niece Princess Sophia
Jun 18 In the year 1839 william Henry Seward Jr, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1920
Jun 21 In the year 1839 joaquim M Machado de Assic, Brazil, writer (Epitaph of a small winner)
Jun 24 Gustavus Franklin Swift, founded Swift & Co in the year 1839.
Jun 27 In the year 1839 ranjit Singh, gov of Lahore, dies
Jun 30 Johan O Wallin, Swedish poet/archbishop (Dead Angel), dies in the year 1839.
Jul 01 Abdul-Medjid succeeds Mahmud II as Sultan of Turkey in the year 1839.
Jul 01 Mahmud II, sultan of Turkey (1808-39), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 03 1st state normal school in US opens, Lexington, Mass, with 3 students on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history the first state normal school in US opens, Lexington, Mass, with 3 students
Jul 08 John D Rockefeller, US capitalist/founder (Standard Oil) on this day in history.
Jul 09 Carl Baermann, composer on this day in history.