Historical Events In 1851
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Jul 23 In the year 1851 charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion)
Jul 23 Treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US in the year 1851.
Jul 24 On this day in history window tax abolished in Britain
Jul 28 On this day in history first ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made
Jul 28 In the year 1851 total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph
Jul 29 A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia in the year 1851.
Jul 29 On this day in history annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
Aug 03 On this day in history isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader
Aug 12 In the year 1851 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora
Aug 12 Isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1851 john Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937
Aug 15 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist in the year 1851.
Aug 19 Frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11) in the year 1851.
Aug 19 On this day in history gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80
Aug 22 Gold fields discovered in Australia in the year 1851.
Aug 22 Yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup) in the year 1851.
Aug 25 In the year 1851 [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
Aug 29 On this day in history willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer
Sep 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member in the year 1851.
Sep 13 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra)
Sep 15 On this day in history saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sep 18 New York Times publishes for the first time on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1851 new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)
Sep 18 NY Times starts publishing in the year 1851.
Sep 22 On this day in history the city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines.
Sep 28 Henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah) in the year 1851.
Oct 01 1st Hawaiian stamps issued in the year 1851.
Oct 01 The first Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1851 ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I
Oct 02 The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1851 george F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament)
Oct 16 On this day in history james Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake)