Historical Events In 1853
Friday, 16 November 2018
Dec 14 Salvador Diaz Miron, Mexican poet (Los Cien Mejores Poemas) on this day in history.
Dec 15 Jean B A Kessler, director of oil on Dutch Indies on this day in history.
Dec 17 Herbert Beerbohm Tree, England, actor/theater manager (Trilby) on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1853 isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter)
Dec 22 Maria Teresa Carreno, Venezuelan pianist, singer, composer, and conductor on this day in history.
Dec 23 Giacomo Puccini, Italy, composer on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1853 a dinner party is held inside a life-size model of an Iguanodon created by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins and Sir Richard Owen in south London.
Dec 30 In the year 1853 andre-Charles-Prosper Messager, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history gadsden Purchase 45,000 mi (120,000 km) by Gila River from Mexico for $10 million. Area is now southern Arizona & New Mexico
Dec 30 In the year 1853 the US purchases 30,000 square miles of land from Mexico in what is now southern New Mexico and Arizona. The Gadsden Purchase cost the US $10 million.