Historical Events In 1852
Monday, 26 August 2019
Aug 03 First intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech slavist/poet, dies at 53
Aug 08 On this day in history barend Barendse, actor/director (Wandering Jew)
Aug 11 In the year 1852 nicolaas Plomp, Dutch architect (Strugle), dies at 70
Aug 15 Johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium), dies at 92 in the year 1852.
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 On this day in history tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory.
Aug 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1852 jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Neth, physical chemist (Nobel 1901)
Aug 31 Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history anti Jewish riots break out in Stockholm
Sep 11 In the year 1852 olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R
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 In the year 1852 arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83
Sep 15 Jan E Matzeliger, Surinamese inventor (shoe lacing machine) on this day in history.
Sep 20 Edouard baron Empain, Belgian railway builder (Paris Metro) in the year 1852.
Sep 23 William Stewart Halsted, established 1st US surgical school on this day in history.
Sep 24 A new invention, the dirigible, is demonstrated in the year 1852.
Sep 24 On this day in history henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st dirigible flight
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 In the year 1852 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 on this day in history.
Oct 24 Daniel Webster, lawyer/speaker/minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 70 in the year 1852.