Historical Events In 1852
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
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 on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1852 gerhard M Roentgen, founder Fijenoord dockyard, dies at 57
Oct 31 In the year 1852 mary E W Freeman, US writer (Revolt of Mother)
Nov 02 Franklin Pierce elected as president of US in the year 1852.
Nov 03 On this day in history mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912)
Nov 04 On this day in history count Camillo Benso di Cavour becomes the prime minister of Piedmont-Sardinia, which soon expands to become Italy.
Nov 05 In the year 1852 the American Society of Civil Engineers is organized.
Nov 07 On this day in history bohdan Borkowski, composer
Nov 12 Georg Hellmesberger, composer, dies at 22 on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1852 anton Bernhard Furstenau, composer, dies at 60
Nov 18 State funeral of duke of Wellington (London) in the year 1852.
Nov 20 Charles Reade/Tom Taylor's "Masks & Faces," premieres in London in the year 1852.
Nov 21 In the year 1852 duke U, founded in 1838 as Union Institute chartered as Normal College
Nov 21 Francisco Tarrega y Eixea, composer on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1852 august Alexander Klengel, composer, dies at 69
Nov 22 Paul H B d'Estornelles de Constant, French diplomat/pacifist in the year 1852.
Nov 23 On this day in history just past midnight, a sharp jolt causes Lake Merced to drop 30' (9m)
Nov 25 On this day in history johan N Salvator, [Johann Orth], archduke of Austria
Nov 29 In the year 1852 paul Joseph Guillaume Hillemacher, composer
Dec 01 On this day in history telegraph company opens throughout Netherlands
Dec 02 2nd French empire established; Louis Napoleon becomes emperor on this day in history.
Dec 05 Thomas Linnemann Laub, composer in the year 1852.
Dec 08 On this day in history gustav Freytag's "Die Journalisten," premieres in Breslau
Dec 15 In the year 1852 antoine Henri Becquerel, discovered radioactivity (Nobel 1903)
Dec 16 On this day in history andries H Potgieter, South African/Transvaal explorer, dies at 59
Dec 16 On this day in history the Evening Star newspaper begins publication in Washington, DC.
Dec 17 In the year 1852 1st Hawaiian cavalry organized
Dec 17 The first Hawaiian cavalry organized in the year 1852.
Dec 18 Gaetano Coronaro, composer in the year 1852.
Dec 19 A[lbert] A Michelson, Strelno Prussia, US physicist (Nobel 1907) in the year 1852.
Dec 23 1st Chinese theater in US, Celestial John, opens in San Francisco in the year 1852.
Dec 23 On this day in history first Chinese theater in US, Celestial John, opens in San Francisco
Dec 26 On this day in history new Brunswick-built ship Marco Polo arrives backin Liverpool England from Melbourne, Australia in 140 days, a trip that sually took 240 days; declared the fastest ship in the world; 1883 wrecked when grounded in a gale off Cavendish, PEI.