Historical Events In 1847
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Nov 08 Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/author (Dracula) on this day in history.
Nov 08 The birth of Bram Stoker, Irish author in the year 1847.
Nov 10 In the year 1847 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.
Nov 12 Sir James Young Simpson, a British physician, is the first to use chloroform as an anaesthetic in the year 1847.
Nov 21 On this day in history steamer "Phoenix" is lost on Lake Michigan, kills 200
Nov 25 Opera "Marta" is produced (Vienna) in the year 1847.
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 In the year 1847 indians kill Marcus & Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla Ore
Nov 29 In the year 1847 indians kill Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla
Nov 30 In the year 1847 august Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer
Dec 01 In the year 1847 agathe Grondahl, composer
Dec 01 On this day in history influenza in Worldwide
Dec 01 On this day in history typhus epidemic of 1847 in Canada killing 20,000+ people
Dec 01 Yellow fever in United States in the year 1847.
Dec 03 In the year 1847 frederick Douglass publishes 1st issue of his newspaper "North Star"
Dec 03 On this day in history frederick Douglass publishes first issue of his newspaper " North Star"
Dec 05 Jefferson Davis is elected to the US senate, his first political post on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1847 james Deacon White, Canton NY, ball player jumped teams in 1876 (Chi)
Dec 11 In the year 1847 moritz Grave von Strachwitz, German poet, dies at 25
Dec 13 In the year 1847 emily Bronte, under the pseudonym 'Ellis Bell', publishes 'Wuthering Heights'
Dec 16 Augusta Mary Anne Holmes, composer in the year 1847.
Dec 29 In the year 1847 william Crotch, composer, dies at 72
Dec 30 In the year 1847 john Peter Altgeld, German/US (Gov-Ill)/pardoned Haymarket-anarchists