Historical Events In 1852
Sunday, 29 March 2020
Aug 03 In the year 1852 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 In the year 1852 johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium), dies at 92
Aug 20 In the year 1852 steamer "Atlantic" collided with fishing boat, sinks with 250 aboard
Aug 21 Benedetto Junck, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1852 tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory.
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 Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Neth, physical chemist (Nobel 1901) in the year 1852.
Aug 31 Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister in the year 1852.
Sep 03 Anti Jewish riots break out in Stockholm in the year 1852.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history 18th Postmaster General: Samuel D Hubbard of Conn takes office
Sep 14 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1852.
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 in the year 1852.
Sep 28 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 William Ramsay, chemist in the year 1852.
Oct 11 In the year 1852 the University of Sydney, Australia's oldest university, is inaugurated in Sydney.
Oct 15 Wilhelm Posse, composer in the year 1852.
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 In the year 1852 jean-Louis Forain, French etcher/lithographer
Oct 24 In the year 1852 daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70