Historical Events In 1854
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Oct 10 In the year 1854 uS Assay Office in NY City, NY opens
Oct 12 In the year 1854 lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute
Oct 16 In the year 1854 karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist
Oct 16 The birth of Oscar Wilde, Irish born novelist and playwright on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1854 miners burn down Eureka Hotel, Ballarat, after court dismisses murder charges against hotelier James Bentley, accused of kicking a young miner to death
Oct 17 The Australian newspaper The Age, is published for the first time in Melbourne in the year 1854.
Oct 18 In the year 1854 bill Murdoch, cricketer (great pioneer of Australian Test cricket)
Oct 20 In the year 1854 alphonse Allais, French author/humorist (Pass the Bile)
Oct 21 Florence Nightingale and a staff of 38 nurses were sent to the Crimean War on this day in history.
Oct 22 J Gotthelf, writer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1854 the Times give precise British positions in Krim
Oct 24 Hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte) in the year 1854.
Oct 25 On this day in history charge of Light Brigade (Battle of Balaklava, Crimean War), 409 die
Oct 25 On this day in history the Charge of the Light Brigade takes place during the Crimean War.
Oct 25 The infamous 'Charge of the Light Brigade' takes place at Balaklava,during the Crimean War on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1854 august T C Kiehl, Dutch actor (Pearl of Zaandam)
Oct 28 James P Carrell, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Oct 31 Georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt) on this day in history.
Nov 02 Cobblestone paving of Washington St between Dupont & Kearny starts on this day in history.
Nov 04 Lighthouse established on Alcatraz Island in the year 1854.
Nov 04 Lighthouse forms on Alcatraz Island on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1854 ... Soimonov, Russian general, dies in battle of Inkermann
Nov 05 Crimean War: British & French defeat Russian force of 50,000 in the year 1854.
Nov 06 On this day in history john Phillip Sousa, Wash DC, march king (Stars & Stripes Forever)
Nov 06 The birth of John Philip Sousa, American composer and conductor on this day in history.
Nov 09 Franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres in the year 1854.
Nov 09 In the year 1854 joseph Miroslav Weber, composer
Nov 13 "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300 in the year 1854.
Nov 13 In the year 1854 george Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke)
Nov 13 In the year 1854 the ship "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 15 On this day in history in Egypt, the Suez Canal, linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, is given the necessary royal concession.
Nov 16 Jules van de Heuvel, Belgian lawyer/politician in the year 1854.
Nov 17 On this day in history louis HG Lyautey, French minister of Defense (1916-17)
Nov 19 Alberich Zwyssig, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.