Historical Events In 1851
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
Jul 19 Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut) on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1851 window tax abolished in Britain
Jul 28 In the year 1851 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1851 isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine
Aug 13 John Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937 on this day in history.
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 Frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1851.
Aug 22 On this day in history gold fields discovered in Australia
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 in the year 1851.
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 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever in the year 1851.
Sep 15 Emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra) in the year 1851.
Sep 15 On this day in history saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sep 18 In the year 1851 new York Times publishes for the first time
Sep 18 On this day in history new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)
Sep 18 In the year 1851 nY Times starts publishing
Sep 22 The city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines on this day in history.
Sep 28 Henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah) in the year 1851.
Oct 01 1st Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history the first Hawaiian stamps issued
Oct 02 In the year 1851 ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I
Oct 02 In the year 1851 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.