Historical Events In 1851
Thursday, 09 April 2020
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 in the year 1851.
Jul 24 In the year 1851 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 Annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia in the year 1851.
Aug 03 Isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader on this day in history.
Aug 12 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora in the year 1851.
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 On this day in history henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist
Aug 19 In the year 1851 frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11)
Aug 19 In the year 1851 gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80
Aug 22 On this day in history gold fields discovered in Australia
Aug 22 In the year 1851 yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)
Aug 25 On this day in history [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
Aug 29 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer in the year 1851.
Sep 04 In the year 1851 john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member
Sep 13 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever in the year 1851.
Sep 15 On this day in history emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra)
Sep 15 Saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the year 1851.
Sep 18 New York Times publishes for the first time in the year 1851.
Sep 18 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
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 The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake in the year 1851.
Oct 15 On this day in history george F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament)
Oct 16 In the year 1851 james Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake)