Historical Events In 1847
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Sep 05 The birth of Jesse James, American outlaw of the Wild West on this day in history.
Sep 08 US under Gen Scott defeat Mexicans at Battle of Molino del Rey on this day in history.
Sep 10 1st theater opens in Hawaii on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history the first theater opens in Hawaii
Sep 11 1st singing of Stephen Fosters "Susanna" (in Pittsburgh) on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1847 mexican-American War: the Battle of Chapultepec begins.
Sep 13 American-Mexican war: US Gen Winfield Scott captures Mexico City in the year 1847.
Sep 13 In the year 1847 charles Dupee Blake, composer
Sep 14 US Marines under General Scott enter Mexico City (halls of Montezuma) on this day in history.
Sep 14 US troops under General Scott enter Mexico City on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1847 albert Ross Parsons, composer
Sep 16 In the year 1847 shakespeares home in Stratford Upon Avon purchased for preservation
Sep 16 On this day in history united Shakespeare Company buys his home in Stratford-upon-Avon
Sep 20 In the year 1847 sergei G Netsjajev, Russian nihilist (Catechism Revolutionary)
Sep 23 Henri MG earl the Merode, Belg revolutionary (Souvenirs), dies at 65) in the year 1847.
Sep 30 In the year 1847 wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist
Oct 01 Annie Besant, [Wood], England, philosopher (Esoteric christianity) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1847 maria Mitchell discovers a non-naked-eye comet
Oct 02 On this day in history paul Ludwig Hans von Beneckendorf und Hindenburg, German president
Oct 02 On this day in history the birth of Paul von Hindenberg, German field marshal and politician
Oct 06 In the year 1847 adolf von Hildebrand, German sculptor
Oct 08 On this day in history rose Scott, Social Reformer
Oct 09 In the year 1847 andre Dumont, Belgian mine engineer (Limburg's coal basin)
Oct 10 Gheorghe Dima, composer in the year 1847.
Oct 14 William Michael Rooke, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history charlotte Bronte's book "Jane Eyre" published
Oct 20 Little William Nelman poisons his grandfather in the year 1847.
Oct 20 Little William Nelman poisons his grandpa on this day in history.
Oct 21 Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian songwriter (libretti opera Puccini) in the year 1847.
Oct 22 Jacobus Herculas [Uncle Koos] de la Rey, South African politician in the year 1847.
Oct 22 Sahle Selassie, Negus of Shewa in the year 1847.
Oct 31 On this day in history galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist (2-fasenmotor)
Nov 02 George Sorel, French Socialist thinker/author (violent revolutions) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Jacob L Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Germ pianist/composer, dies at 38 in the year 1847.