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Historical Events In 1851

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

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   In the year 1851 window tax abolished in Britain  

Jul 28   First ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made in the year 1851.  

Jul 28   Total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader  

Aug 12   On this day in history 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora  

Aug 12   Isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine in the year 1851.  

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   On this day in history henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist  

Aug 19   Frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11) on this day in history.  

Aug 19   In the year 1851 gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80  

Aug 22   Gold fields discovered in Australia in the year 1851.  

Aug 22   Yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup) on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Sep 18   In the year 1851 new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)  

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

Sep 22   On this day in history the city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines.  

Sep 28   Henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah) on this day in history.  

Oct 01   1st Hawaiian stamps issued in the year 1851.  

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) in the year 1851.  

Oct 16   James Ten Eyck, champion rower/coach (Ten Eyck Trophy namesake) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1851

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 09   Giuseppi Gallignani, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 14   In the year 1851 birth of theophile EA de Bock, Dutch painter/etcher/drawer  

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   In the year 1851 birth of johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer  

Jan 25   In the year 1851 birth of arne Garborg, Norwegian playwright (Bondestudentar)  

Jan 25   On this day in history birth of jan Blockx, Belgium, opera composer (Sea Bride princess of Herberg)  

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   Karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775) died in the year 1851.  

Jan 12   Johan Herman Koekkoek, painter, dies at 72 in the year 1851.  

Jan 19   On this day in history death of esteban Echeverría, Argentine writer (b. 1805)  

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

Jan 24   On this day in history gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, Italian composer, dies at 76  

Jan 27   On this day in history john James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65  

Feb 01   In the year 1851 mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53  

Feb 16   Anne Nagell van Ampsen, Dutch politician, dies at 95 in the year 1851.  

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