Historical Events In 1851
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Jul 23 Charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion) on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US
Jul 24 On this day in history window tax abolished in Britain
Jul 28 In the year 1851 first ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made
Jul 28 On this day in history total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph
Jul 29 On this day in history a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia
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 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 In the year 1851 john Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937
Aug 15 In the year 1851 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat)
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 in the year 1851.
Aug 22 On this day in history gold fields discovered in Australia
Aug 22 On this day in history yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)
Aug 25 [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands in the year 1851.
Aug 29 In the year 1851 willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer
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 In the year 1851 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 In the year 1851 new York Times publishes for the first time
Sep 18 New York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy) in the year 1851.
Sep 18 NY Times starts publishing in the year 1851.
Sep 22 The city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah)
Oct 01 1st Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
Oct 01 The first Hawaiian stamps issued in the year 1851.
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 George F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament) on this day in history.
Oct 16 James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake) in the year 1851.