Historical Events In 1848
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Jan 01 Britain takes Mosquito Coast from Nicaragua on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history joseph Jenkins Roberts is sworn in as the first president of the independent African Republic of Liberia.
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 On this day in history 1st commercial bank in SF established
Jan 09 People's uprising in Palermo Sicily on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history the first commercial bank in San Francisco established
Jan 21 On this day in history henri Duparc, French composer
Jan 22 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages) on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history gold is discovered in California by James Marshall at Sutters Mill triggering the San Francisco gold rush of '49.
Jan 24 In the year 1848 gold is first discovered in California,starting the gold rush
Jan 24 On this day in history james Marshall finds gold in Sutter's Mill in Coloma CA
Jan 24 James Marshall finds gold in Sutter's Mill in Coloma, Calif on this day in history.
Jan 25 Last convict ship to Port Phillip in Victoria, the Marion, disembarks passengers in the year 1848.
Jan 28 King of Naples grants his subjects a constitution on this day in history.
Jan 29 Sicily accepts new Constitution (choose parliament/freedom of press) in the year 1848.
Feb 02 In the year 1848 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 On this day in history [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 In the year 1848 james K Polk became 1st pres photographed in office (Matthew Brady)
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 On this day in history hugo de Vries, Dutch botanist (How species emerge)
Feb 17 In the year 1848 toscane gets liberal Constitution
Feb 18 In the year 1848 louis Comfort Tiffany, glassmaker (stained glass windows)
Feb 20 [Willem] Alexander FCNM, prince of Neth/gen-maj, dies at 29 in the year 1848.
Feb 23 John Quincy Adams, 6th president of the US, dies of a stroke at age 80 in the year 1848.
Feb 23 In the year 1848 john Quincy Adams, 6th US pres (1825-1829), dies of a stroke at 80
Feb 23 In the year 1848 thomas Paine Westendorf, composer