Historical Events In 1839
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
Jul 10 On this day in history fernando Joseph Maria Sor, composer, dies at 61
Jul 12 In the year 1839 christian Traugott Tag, composer, dies at 62
Jul 14 In the year 1839 edward Sydney Smith, composer
Jul 15 Winthrop Mackworth Praed, politician/poet, dies in the year 1839.
Jul 16 In the year 1839 philipus J Hoedemaker, Dutch theologist
Jul 17 On this day in history friedrich Gernsheim, composer
Jul 27 Chartist riots break out in Birmingham England on this day in history.
Jul 30 Slave rebels, take over slaver Amistad in the year 1839.
Aug 04 In the year 1839 walter Pater, London England, writer (Plato & Platoism)
Aug 08 Beta Theta Pi is founded in Oxford, Ohio in the year 1839.
Aug 08 Nelson Appleton Miles, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1925 on this day in history.
Aug 15 Hugh Archibald Clarke, composer on this day in history.
Aug 17 Hubert Platt Main, composer on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1839 details of Louis Daguerre's 1st practical photographic process are released in Paris
Aug 19 On this day in history oskar Brefeld, German botanist
Aug 23 In the year 1839 british capture Hong Kong from China
Aug 23 Charles Philippe Lafont, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Aug 23 Hong Kong is taken by British in war with China on this day in history.
Aug 24 Eduard Napravnik, composer in the year 1839.
Aug 26 In the year 1839 the ship Amistad is captured off Long Island.
Aug 27 Emory Upton, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1881 in the year 1839.
Sep 02 On this day in history henry George, land reformer/writer (Progress & Poverty)
Sep 02 Salon of Varietes opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Sep 05 The First Opium War begins in China in the year 1839.
Sep 06 Cherokee Nation forms on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1839 great fire in NY
Sep 09 John Herschel takes 1st glass plate photograph in the year 1839.
Sep 09 In the year 1839 john Herschel takes the 1st glass plate photograph
Sep 10 Isaac Kauffman Funk, US, publisher (Funk & Wagnalls) on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter, dies at 66
Sep 11 In the year 1839 1st Canadian track & field meet held (Caer Howell Grounds)
Sep 17 Ethel Mary Dell, [Mrs G T Savage], romantic novelist, dies on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1839 the birth of George Cadbury, English founder of 'Cadburys' chocolates
Sep 20 1st railroad in Netherland opens (Amsterdam-Haarlem) on this day in history.