Historical Events In 1851
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jul 23 In the year 1851 charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion)
Jul 23 In the year 1851 treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US
Jul 24 Window tax abolished in Britain in the year 1851.
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 In the year 1851 a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia
Jul 29 On this day in history annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
Aug 03 In the year 1851 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 John Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937 in the year 1851.
Aug 15 In the year 1851 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat)
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 In the year 1851 gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80
Aug 22 Gold fields discovered in Australia on this day in history.
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 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer in the year 1851.
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 On this day in history 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 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 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 in the year 1851.
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) in the year 1851.
Oct 16 James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake) in the year 1851.