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Historical Events In 1851

Sunday, 26 May 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 in the year 1851.  

Jul 24   Window tax abolished in Britain on this day in history.  

Jul 28   First ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made on this day in history.  

Jul 28   In the year 1851 total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph  

Jul 29   On this day in history a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia  

Jul 29   In the year 1851 annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.  

Aug 03   Isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader in the year 1851.  

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   John Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937 in the year 1851.  

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   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Aug 22   In the year 1851 yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)  

Aug 25   [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands on this day in history.  

Aug 29   Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.  

Sep 04   On this day in history john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member  

Sep 13   On this day in history walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever  

Sep 15   Emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra) in the year 1851.  

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   On this day in history new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)  

Sep 18   NY Times starts publishing on this day in history.  

Sep 22   In the year 1851 the city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines.  

Sep 28   In the year 1851 henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah)  

Oct 01   1st Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.  

Oct 01   The first Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.  

Oct 02   Ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I in the year 1851.  

Oct 02   The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake in the year 1851.  

Oct 15   In the year 1851 george F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament)  

Oct 16   James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake) in the year 1851.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1851

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 09   On this day in history birth of giuseppi Gallignani, composer  

Jan 14   Theophile EA de Bock, Dutch painter/etcher/drawer was born in the year 1851.  

Jan 17   In the year 1851 birth of a. B. Frost, American illustrator (d. 1928)  

Jan 19   David Starr Jordan, NY, biologist/university pres (Leland Stanford) was born in the year 1851.  

Jan 19   Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer was born in the year 1851.  

Jan 25   Arne Garborg, Norwegian playwright (Bondestudentar) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Jan Blockx, Belgium, opera composer (Sea Bride princess of Herberg) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 27   Rafael Obligado, Argentina, writer (Santos Vega) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1851

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   On this day in history death of karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)  

Jan 12   In the year 1851 johan Herman Koekkoek, painter, dies at 72  

Jan 19   In the year 1851 death of esteban Echeverría, Argentine writer (b. 1805)  

Jan 21   Gustav Albert Lortzing, composer, dies at 49 in the year 1851.  

Jan 24   Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, Italian composer, dies at 76 in the year 1851.  

Jan 27   In the year 1851 john James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65  

Feb 01   Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53 in the year 1851.  

Feb 16   On this day in history anne Nagell van Ampsen, Dutch politician, dies at 95  

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