Historical Events In 1840
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Oct 05 Fran Gerbic, composer on this day in history.
Oct 07 Willem I resigns as king of Netherlands on this day in history.
Oct 08 1st Hawaiian constitution proclaimed in the year 1840.
Oct 08 First Hawaiian constitution proclaimed on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history helena Modjeska, Poland, Shakespearian actress (Juliet)/anti-Russian
Oct 14 On this day in history maronite leader Bashir II surrenders to the British forces and goes into exile in Malta.
Oct 30 In the year 1840 carlotta Patti, Italian soprano
Nov 12 In the year 1840 auguste Rodin, France, sculptor (Kiss, Thinker)
Nov 12 The birth of Auguste Rodin, French sculptor in the year 1840.
Nov 14 Claude Monet, France, impressionist (Water Lilies) on this day in history.
Nov 14 The birth of Claude Monet, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1840 aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet/friend of Tsjaikovski [NS=11/27]
Nov 16 Frederick Scotson Clark, composer in the year 1840.
Nov 21 In the year 1840 victoria, Empress of Germany/Queen of Prussia
Nov 24 Cornelis RT Krayenhoff, fortress architect/cartographer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Nov 25 Hugo Verriest, Flemish author/poet (Flemish Movement) on this day in history.
Nov 27 Aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet/friend of Tsjaikovski [OS=11/15] on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1840 plague in Dalmatia
Dec 01 In the year 1840 smallpox in South Africa
Dec 02 In the year 1840 gaetano Donizetti's opera "La Favorita," premieres in Paris
Dec 02 In the year 1840 the opera "Die Favoritin" is produced (Paris)
Dec 07 In the year 1840 hermann Goetz, composer
Dec 11 Kemal Bey, Turkey, poet/author (Fatherland-1872) in the year 1840.
Dec 17 Christian Frederik Emil Horneman, composer on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1840 mehmed N Kemal, Turkish journalist (Vatan)