Historical Events In 1853
Monday, 21 January 2019
Dec 14 Salvador Diaz Miron, Mexican poet (Los Cien Mejores Poemas) on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1853 jean B A Kessler, director of oil on Dutch Indies
Dec 17 In the year 1853 herbert Beerbohm Tree, England, actor/theater manager (Trilby)
Dec 21 In the year 1853 isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter)
Dec 22 In the year 1853 maria Teresa Carreno, Venezuelan pianist, singer, composer, and conductor
Dec 23 In the year 1853 giacomo Puccini, Italy, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history andre-Charles-Prosper Messager, composer
Dec 30 Gadsden Purchase 45,000 mi (120,000 km) by Gila River from Mexico for $10 million. Area is now southern Arizona & New Mexico on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history 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.