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Historical Events In 1849

Friday, 24 May 2019

Nov 16   In the year 1849 a Russian court sentences Fyodor Dostoevsky to death for anti-government activities linked to a radical intellectual group; his sentence is later commuted to hard labor.  

Nov 21   Friedrich Hebbel's "Der Rubin," premieres in Vienna on this day in history.  

Nov 22   Friedrich von Bernhardi, Ger historian (Germany & the Next War) on this day in history.  

Nov 24   Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of childrens book (My Secret Garden) on this day in history.  

Nov 24   In the year 1849 the birth of Frances Burnett, British novelist  

Nov 24   In the year 1849 the Father of the Tractor John Froelich, the inventor of the first gasoline-powered farm tractor, was born in Froelich, Iowa. Froelich's tractor, completed in 1892, featured a Van Duzen one-cylinder gasoline engine mounted on wooden beams to operate a threshing machine  

Nov 29   In the year 1849 ambrose Fleming, inventor (diode)  

Dec 06   In the year 1849 harriet Tubman escapes from slavery in Maryland  

Dec 08   Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Luisa Miller," premieres in Naples in the year 1849.  

Dec 11   In the year 1849 ellen Key, Swedish theory/author/feminist (Courageous Woman)  

Dec 14   1st chamber music group in US gives their 1st concert (Boston) in the year 1849.  

Dec 14   Conradin Kreutzer, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1849.  

Dec 14   In the year 1849 first chamber music group in US gives their first concert (Boston)  

Dec 18   In the year 1849 william Bond obtains 1st photograph of Moon through a telescope  

Dec 18   William Bond obtains first photograph of Moon through a telescope on this day in history.  

Dec 19   Henry Clay Frick, Penn, built world's largest coke & steel operation on this day in history.  

Dec 21   On this day in history 1st US skating club formed (Phila)  

Dec 21   James Lane Allen, US writer (Kentucky Cardinal) in the year 1849.  

Dec 22   On this day in history fritz Mauthner, Bohemia, German author/philosopher (skepticism)  

Dec 22   The execution of Fyodor Dostoevsky is called off at the last second in the year 1849.  

Dec 22   In the year 1849 writer (Crime and Punishmen)Fyodor Dostoevsky is led before a firing squad and prepared for execution. He had been convicted and sentenced to death on November 16 for allegedly taking part in reprieved and sent into exile.  

Dec 26   In the year 1849 samuel E "Sam" van Beem, actor (Fanfan la Tulipe)  

Dec 28   On this day in history herbert von Bismarck, German politician/son of Otto of Bismarck  

Dec 28   On this day in history m Jolly-Bellin discovers dry-cleaning, he accidentally upset lamp containing turpentine & oil on his clothing & sees cleaning effect  

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Famous Birthdays In 1849

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 09   In the year 1849 birth of john Hartley, English tennis player, double winner of Wimbledon (d. 1935)  

Jan 11   On this day in history birth of oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house)  

Jan 12   Jean Béraud, French painter (d. 1935) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 18   Edmund Barton, 1st PM of Australia (1900-03) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 22   August Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia) was born in the year 1849.  

Feb 02   In the year 1849 birth of pavol Országh Hviezdoslav, Slovak poet (d. 1921)  

Feb 04   Jean Richepin, French poet/writer (Les Chansons de Gueux) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 13   Lord Randolph Churchill, England, politician, Winston's father was born in the year 1849.  

Famous Deaths In 1849

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 09   Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Jan 16   On this day in history wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69  

Jan 26   Thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet (Death's Jest-Book), suicide at 45 died in the year 1849.  

Feb 08   France Preseren, Slovenian poet (Sonetni Venec), dies at 48 on this day in history.  

Feb 09   On this day in history corneille Vander Planken, composer, dies at 76  

Feb 13   Christian Rummel, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1849.  

Feb 15   Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 on this day in history.  

Feb 22   Alexander Ernst Fesca, composer, dies at 28 on this day in history.  

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