Historical Events In 1848
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
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 On this day in history ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
Jan 05 In the year 1848 khristo Botev, hero of Bulgarian revolt against Turkey, poet
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 on this day in history.
Jan 21 Henri Duparc, French composer in the year 1848.
Jan 22 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages) on this day in history.
Jan 24 Gold is discovered in California by James Marshall at Sutters Mill triggering the San Francisco gold rush of '49 in the year 1848.
Jan 24 Gold is first discovered in California,starting the gold rush on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1848 james Marshall finds gold in Sutter's Mill in Coloma CA
Jan 24 On this day in history 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 King of Naples grants his subjects a constitution in the year 1848.
Jan 29 In the year 1848 sicily accepts new Constitution (choose parliament/freedom of press)
Feb 02 1st ship load of Chinese arrive in SF on this day in history.
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 In the year 1848 [Francois-Victor-]Jean Aicard, Fren playwright/poet (Jeune Croyances)
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 On this day in history ballet "Faust" premieres, Milan
Feb 14 James K Polk became 1st pres photographed in office (Matthew Brady) in the year 1848.
Feb 14 In the year 1848 james K Polk became first President photographed in office (Matthew Brady)
Feb 15 On this day in history 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 Toscane gets liberal Constitution in the year 1848.
Feb 18 On this day in history louis Comfort Tiffany, glassmaker (stained glass windows)
Feb 20 In the year 1848 [Willem] Alexander FCNM, prince of Neth/gen-maj, dies at 29
Feb 23 John Quincy Adams, 6th president of the US, dies of a stroke at age 80 on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1848 john Quincy Adams, 6th US pres (1825-1829), dies of a stroke at 80
Feb 23 Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer on this day in history.