Historical Events In 1852
Monday, 17 June 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 Barend Barendse, actor/director (Wandering Jew) in the year 1852.
Aug 11 In the year 1852 nicolaas Plomp, Dutch architect (Strugle), dies at 70
Aug 15 In the year 1852 johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium), dies at 92
Aug 20 Steamer "Atlantic" collided with fishing boat, sinks with 250 aboard in the year 1852.
Aug 21 Benedetto Junck, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 Tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory in the year 1852.
Aug 21 In the year 1852 tlingit warriors destroy Hudson's Bay Company Fort Selkirk, Yukon after the HBC tries to break the Tlingit monopoly on trade with interior tribes.
Aug 22 Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (Political Struggle in Italy) in the year 1852.
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 In the year 1852 olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R
Sep 12 In the year 1852 hubert H Asquith, premier Great Britain (L, 1908-16)
Sep 14 On this day in history 18th Postmaster General: Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office
Sep 14 On this day in history arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83
Sep 15 On this day in history jan E Matzeliger, Surinamese inventor (shoe lacing machine)
Sep 20 Edouard baron Empain, Belgian railway builder (Paris Metro) on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history william Stewart Halsted, established 1st US surgical school
Sep 24 On this day in history a new invention, the dirigible, is demonstrated
Sep 24 In the year 1852 henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st dirigible flight
Sep 25 In the year 1852 cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18)
Sep 27 In the year 1852 george L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY
Sep 28 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1852 john [Denton Pinkstone] French, Earl of Ypres/British field marshall
Sep 30 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer on this day in history.
Oct 02 William Ramsay, chemist in the year 1852.
Oct 11 The University of Sydney, Australia's oldest university, is inaugurated in Sydney in the year 1852.
Oct 15 Wilhelm Posse, composer in the year 1852.
Oct 16 In the year 1852 dutch Govt recognize Catholics right to organize
Oct 22 In the year 1852 hans C E Freiherr von Gagern, German advisor to Dutch king, dies at 86
Oct 23 On this day in history jean-Louis Forain, French etcher/lithographer
Oct 24 On this day in history daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70