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Historical Events In 1851

Sunday, 27 September 2020

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

Oct 21   On this day in history george Ulyett, cricketer (great Yorkshire all-rounder 1873-93)  

Oct 23   Guillaume Couture, composer in the year 1851.  

Oct 24   William Lassell discovers Ariel & Umbriel, satellites of Uranus in the year 1851.  

Oct 24   On this day in history william Lassell discovers Ariel andUmbriel, satellites of Uranus  

Oct 30   In the year 1851 alfred de Mussets "Bettine," premieres in Paris  

Oct 31   Peter II Petrovic Njegos, bishop of Montenegro (1830-51), dies at 37 on this day in history.  

Nov 02   Louis Napoleon takes power in France in the year 1851.  

Nov 06   Charles Dow, American journalist and economist (co-founded Dow Jones/1st editor of Wall St Journal) (d.1902) on this day in history.  

Nov 06   U.S. Navy expedition under command of LT William Lewis Herndon, on a mission to explore the valley of the Amazon and its tributaries, reaches Iquitos in the jungle region of the upper Amazon after their departure from Lima, Peru on this day in history.  

Nov 09   In the year 1851 kentucky marshals abduct abolitionist minister Calvin Fairbank from Jeffersonville, Indiana, and take him to Kentucky to stand trial for helping a slave escape.  

Nov 11   Alvan Clark patents telescope on this day in history.  

Nov 13   1st meeting of anti-revolutionary "Netherlands & Orange" on this day in history.  

Nov 14   In the year 1851 "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published  

Nov 18   Ernst August, duke of Cumberland/king of Hanover (1837-51), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Nov 20   On this day in history wenzel Sedlak, composer, dies at 75  

Nov 21   In the year 1851 desire J Mercier, Belgian philosopher/cardinal  

Nov 22   Opera "La Perle Du Brésil" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.  

Nov 22   The opera "La Perle Du Br‚sil" is produced (Paris) in the year 1851.  

Dec 02   In the year 1851 newly-elected French President Charles Louis Bonaparte overthrows the Second Republic.  

Dec 04   Pres Louis Napolean Boaparte forces crush a coup d'etat in France on this day in history.  

Dec 09   On this day in history 1st Young Men's Christian Association in North America (Montreal)  

Dec 09   First Young Men's Christian Association in North America (Montreal) on this day in history.  

Dec 10   Melvil[le Louis K] Dewey, created Dewey Decimal System for libraries in the year 1851.  

Dec 10   The birth of Melvil Dewey, Devised the library classification system on this day in history.  

Dec 16   In the year 1851 theodoor H de Meester, Dutch premier (1905-08)  

Dec 19   On this day in history j M William Turner, British painter (Rain, Steam & Speed), dies at 76  

Dec 22   The first freight train is operated in Roorkee, India in the year 1851.  

Dec 24   On this day in history fire devastates Library of Congress in Wash, destroys 35,000 volumes  

Dec 24   In the year 1851 fire devastates Library of Congress in Washington destroys 35,000 volumes  

Dec 29   1st Young Men's Christian Association chapter opened (Boston) on this day in history.  

Dec 29   On this day in history first Young Men's Christian Association chapter opened (Boston)  

Dec 29   On this day in history the first YMCA in the USA is organized in Boston.  

Dec 30   Asa Griggs Candler, developed Coca-Cola in the year 1851.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1851

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 09   In the year 1851 birth of giuseppi Gallignani, composer  

Jan 14   Theophile EA de Bock, Dutch painter/etcher/drawer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   A. B. Frost, American illustrator (d. 1928) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 25   In the year 1851 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   In the year 1851 death of karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)  

Jan 12   Johan Herman Koekkoek, painter, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 21   In the year 1851 gustav Albert Lortzing, composer, dies at 49  

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

Jan 27   John James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65 in the year 1851.  

Feb 01   Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

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

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