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Historical Events In 1854

Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Aug 09   Henry David Thoreau publishes "Walden" on this day in history.  

Aug 10   On this day in history j Scott Lidgett, London, theologist  

Aug 12   In the year 1854 alfred Gilbert, sculptor/goldsmith  

Aug 16   In the year 1854 duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies  

Aug 20   In the year 1854 friedrich WJ von Schelling, German philosopher, dies at 79  

Aug 22   Milan I, King of Serbia in the year 1854.  

Aug 23   On this day in history moritz Moszkowski, composer  

Aug 24   On this day in history national emigration convention meets in Cleveland  

Aug 24   Nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer in the year 1854.  

Aug 29   Self-governing windmill patented (Daniel Halladay) on this day in history.  

Aug 30   On this day in history john Fremont issues proclamation freeing slaves of Missouri rebels  

Sep 01   Engelbert Humperdinck, Germany, opera composer (Parisfal) in the year 1854.  

Sep 04   On this day in history english/French assault on Petropavlovsk Kamchatka  

Sep 08   On this day in history willem M van Rossum, Dutch cardinal/prefect of Propaganda File  

Sep 10   Anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth manufacturer (Vroom & Dreesman) in the year 1854.  

Sep 14   On this day in history allied armies, including those of Britain & France, land in Crimea  

Sep 17   In the year 1854 hans Muller, music historian  

Sep 19   In the year 1854 henry Meyer patents sleeping rail car  

Sep 20   Battle at Alma Krim: 1,000 British soldiers died in the year 1854.  

Sep 20   In the year 1854 british and French defeat Russians at Alma, in the Crimea  

Sep 23   Cornelis W Lely, Dutch engineer/gov of Suriname (1902-05) in the year 1854.  

Sep 27   On this day in history steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board  

Sep 27   In the year 1854 the steamship liner Arctic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 300 people  

Sep 28   Adam Sedgwick, Norwich England, English zoologist (Peripatus) in the year 1854.  

Sep 29   Martin Pluddemann, composer on this day in history.  

Oct 01   The watch company founded in 1850 in Roxbury by Aaron Lufkin Dennison relocates to Waltham, Massachusetts, to become the Waltham Watch Company, a pioneer in the American System of Watch Manufacturing on this day in history.  

Oct 03   In the year 1854 william Crawford Gorgas, US, Surgeon-Gen, help cure yellow fever  

Oct 04   On this day in history abraham Lincoln made his 1st political speech at Illinois State Fair  

Oct 04   On this day in history honest Abe Lincoln made his first great political speech while attending the Illinois State Fair in Springfield.  

Oct 06   The Great fire of Newcastle and Gateshead started shortly after midnight, leading to 53 deaths and hundreds injured on this day in history.  

Oct 07   Christiaan R de Wet, South Africa, Boer General (Nicholsonsnek) in the year 1854.  

Oct 09   the siege of Sebastopol begins in the year 1854.  

Oct 10   In the year 1854 jeronimo Gimenez y Bellido, composer  

Oct 10   On this day in history uS Assay Office in New York City, NY opens  

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Famous Birthdays In 1854

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of james Frazer, Britain, anthropologist/author (The Golden Bough)  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of sherlock Holmes, Mycroft, fictional detective (via Arthur Conan Doyle)  

Jan 09   In the year 1854 birth of jennie Jerome, American society beauty and mother of Winston Churchill (d. 1921)  

Jan 10   Peter Gast, composer was born in the year 1854.  

Jan 18   In the year 1854 birth of thomas A Watson, needed by Bell, inventor assistant (Telephone)  

Jan 29   On this day in history birth of willem PC Knuttel, Dutch bibliographer/librarian  

Feb 09   Aletta [Henriette] Jacobs, 1st Dutch female physician was born on this day in history.  

Feb 09   Edward Carson, 1st Baron Carson, lawyer/leader (Irish Unionist Party) was born in the year 1854.  

Famous Deaths In 1854

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 08   William Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, British general and politician (b. 1768) died in the year 1854.  

Jan 09   Filippo Traetta, [Philip Trajetta], Ital composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Jan 18   Juda Turo, American philanthropist, dies in the year 1854.  

Feb 04   Carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1854.  

Feb 17   Hugues F R de Lamennais, French priest/writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Mar 06   Caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Mar 11   Willard Richards, American religious leader (b. 1804) died on this day in history.  

Apr 06   On this day in history william Strickland, US architect, dies  

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