Historical Events In 1848
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1848 britain takes Mosquito Coast from Nicaragua
Jan 03 Joseph Jenkins Roberts is sworn in as the first president of the independent African Republic of Liberia in the year 1848.
Jan 05 In the year 1848 ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
Jan 05 Khristo Botev, hero of Bulgarian revolt against Turkey, poet in the year 1848.
Jan 08 In the year 1848 austrian soldiers kill 10 students, Pavia
Jan 09 In the year 1848 1st commercial bank in SF established
Jan 09 People's uprising in Palermo Sicily in the year 1848.
Jan 09 The first commercial bank in San Francisco established in the year 1848.
Jan 21 In the year 1848 henri Duparc, French composer
Jan 22 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages) in the year 1848.
Jan 24 Gold is discovered in California by James Marshall at Sutters Mill triggering the San Francisco gold rush of '49 on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history gold is first discovered in California,starting the gold rush
Jan 24 James Marshall finds gold in Sutter's Mill in Coloma CA on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1848 james Marshall finds gold in Sutter's Mill in Coloma, Calif
Jan 25 On this day in history last convict ship to Port Phillip in Victoria, the Marion, disembarks passengers.
Jan 28 On this day in history king of Naples grants his subjects a constitution
Jan 29 Sicily accepts new Constitution (choose parliament/freedom of press) in the year 1848.
Feb 02 On this day in history 1st ship load of Chinese arrive in SF
Feb 02 The first shipload of Chinese arrive in San Francisco in the year 1848.
Feb 02 In the year 1848 the Mexican War formally ends, with the signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
Feb 04 [Francois-Victor-]Jean Aicard, Fren playwright/poet (Jeune Croyances) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Belle Starr [Myra Belle Shirley], US female outlaw (wild west) in the year 1848.
Feb 06 In the year 1848 luigi Mancinelli, composer
Feb 12 In the year 1848 ballet "Faust" premieres, Milan
Feb 14 James K Polk became 1st pres photographed in office (Matthew Brady) on this day in history.
Feb 14 James K Polk became first President photographed in office (Matthew Brady) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1848 sarah Roberts barred from white school in Boston
Feb 16 Hugo de Vries, Dutch botanist (How species emerge) on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1848 toscane gets liberal Constitution
Feb 18 Louis Comfort Tiffany, glassmaker (stained glass windows) on this day in history.
Feb 20 [Willem] Alexander FCNM, prince of Neth/gen-maj, dies at 29 on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history john Quincy Adams, 6th president of the US, dies of a stroke at age 80.
Feb 23 John Quincy Adams, 6th US pres (1825-1829), dies of a stroke at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 23 Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer in the year 1848.