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