Historical Events In 1851
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jul 23 On this day in history charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion)
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 First ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made on this day in history.
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 In the year 1851 annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
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 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 In the year 1851 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat)
Aug 17 Henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist in the year 1851.
Aug 19 In the year 1851 frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11)
Aug 19 On this day in history gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80
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 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1851 emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra)
Sep 15 Saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on this day in history.
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 On this day in history nY Times starts publishing
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 On this day in history 1st Hawaiian stamps issued
Oct 01 The first Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
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) in the year 1851.
Oct 16 James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake) on this day in history.