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