Historical Events In 1852
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Aug 03 On this day in history first intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths
Aug 05 In the year 1852 frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech slavist/poet, dies at 53
Aug 08 In the year 1852 barend Barendse, actor/director (Wandering Jew)
Aug 11 Nicolaas Plomp, Dutch architect (Strugle), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 15 Johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium), dies at 92 in the year 1852.
Aug 20 On this day in history steamer "Atlantic" collided with fishing boat, sinks with 250 aboard
Aug 21 On this day in history benedetto Junck, composer
Aug 21 Tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory on this day in history.
Aug 21 Tlingit warriors destroy Hudson's Bay Company Fort Selkirk, Yukon after the HBC tries to break the Tlingit monopoly on trade with interior tribes on this day in history.
Aug 22 Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (Political Struggle in Italy) on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Neth, physical chemist (Nobel 1901)
Aug 31 Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister in the year 1852.
Sep 03 Anti Jewish riots break out in Stockholm on this day in history.
Sep 11 Olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R on this day in history.
Sep 12 Hubert H Asquith, premier Great Britain (L, 1908-16) in the year 1852.
Sep 14 18th Postmaster General: Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office in the year 1852.
Sep 14 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83 in the year 1852.
Sep 15 On this day in history jan E Matzeliger, Surinamese inventor (shoe lacing machine)
Sep 20 On this day in history edouard baron Empain, Belgian railway builder (Paris Metro)
Sep 23 On this day in history william Stewart Halsted, established 1st US surgical school
Sep 24 In the year 1852 a new invention, the dirigible, is demonstrated
Sep 24 Henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st dirigible flight in the year 1852.
Sep 25 On this day in history cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18)
Sep 27 George L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY in the year 1852.
Sep 28 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1852.
Sep 28 On this day in history john [Denton Pinkstone] French, Earl of Ypres/British field marshall
Sep 30 In the year 1852 charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
Oct 02 In the year 1852 william Ramsay, chemist
Oct 11 On this day in history the University of Sydney, Australia's oldest university, is inaugurated in Sydney.
Oct 15 Wilhelm Posse, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history dutch Govt recognize Catholics right to organize
Oct 22 Hans C E Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king, dies at 86 in the year 1852.
Oct 23 Jean-Louis Forain, French etcher/lithographer in the year 1852.
Oct 24 In the year 1852 daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70