Historical Events In 1847
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Nov 08 On this day in history bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/author (Dracula)
Nov 08 The birth of Bram Stoker, Irish author in the year 1847.
Nov 10 The passenger ship Stephen Whitney is wrecked in thick fog off the southern coast of Ireland, killing 92 of the 110 on board. The disaster results in the construction the Fastnet Rock lighthouse on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1847 sir James Young Simpson, a British physician, is the first to use chloroform as an anaesthetic.
Nov 21 Steamer "Phoenix" is lost on Lake Michigan, kills 200 in the year 1847.
Nov 25 On this day in history opera "Marta" is produced (Vienna)
Nov 26 Alfred de Mussets "Un Caprice," premieres in Paris in the year 1847.
Nov 28 In the year 1847 bologna: church San Francisco dei Minori Conventuali initiated with premier of Rossini's Tantum ergo
Nov 29 On this day in history indians kill Marcus & Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla Ore
Nov 29 On this day in history indians kill Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla
Nov 30 On this day in history august Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer
Dec 01 In the year 1847 agathe Grondahl, composer
Dec 03 On this day in history frederick Douglass publishes 1st issue of his newspaper "North Star"
Dec 03 In the year 1847 frederick Douglass publishes first issue of his newspaper " North Star"
Dec 05 In the year 1847 jefferson Davis is elected to the US senate, his first political post.
Dec 07 James Deacon White, Canton NY, ball player jumped teams in 1876 (Chi) in the year 1847.
Dec 11 Moritz Grave von Strachwitz, German poet, dies at 25 on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history emily Bronte, under the pseudonym 'Ellis Bell', publishes 'Wuthering Heights'
Dec 16 Augusta Mary Anne Holmes, composer in the year 1847.
Dec 29 William Crotch, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 30 John Peter Altgeld, German/US (Gov-Ill)/pardoned Haymarket-anarchists on this day in history.