Historical Events In 1852
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Aug 03 First intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths in the year 1852.
Aug 05 On this day in history frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech slavist/poet, dies at 53
Aug 08 Barend Barendse, actor/director (Wandering Jew) in the year 1852.
Aug 11 Nicolaas Plomp, Dutch architect (Strugle), dies at 70 in the year 1852.
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 Benedetto Junck, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 Tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory in the year 1852.
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 in the year 1852.
Aug 22 Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (Political Struggle in Italy) in the year 1852.
Aug 30 Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Neth, physical chemist (Nobel 1901) on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1852 georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister
Sep 03 In the year 1852 anti Jewish riots break out in Stockholm
Sep 11 Olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history hubert H Asquith, premier Great Britain (L, 1908-16)
Sep 14 In the year 1852 18th Postmaster General: Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office
Sep 14 In the year 1852 arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83
Sep 15 Jan E Matzeliger, Surinamese inventor (shoe lacing machine) in the year 1852.
Sep 20 In the year 1852 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 A new invention, the dirigible, is demonstrated on this day in history.
Sep 24 Henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st dirigible flight on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1852 cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18)
Sep 27 George L Aiken's "Uncle Tom's Cabin," premieres in Troy, NY on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1852 johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer, dies at 60
Sep 28 John [Denton Pinkstone] French, Earl of Ypres/British field marshall in the year 1852.
Sep 30 On this day in history charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
Oct 02 William Ramsay, chemist in the year 1852.
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 Dutch Govt recognize Catholics right to organize on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1852 daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70