Historical Events In 1854
Saturday, 20 April 2019
Oct 10 In the year 1854 uS Assay Office in NY City, NY opens
Oct 12 Lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1854 karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist
Oct 16 In the year 1854 the birth of Oscar Wilde, Irish born novelist and playwright
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 On this day in history the Australian newspaper The Age, is published for the first time in Melbourne
Oct 18 On this day in history bill Murdoch, cricketer (great pioneer of Australian Test cricket)
Oct 20 On this day in history alphonse Allais, French author/humorist (Pass the Bile)
Oct 21 In the year 1854 florence Nightingale and a staff of 38 nurses were sent to the Crimean War.
Oct 22 In the year 1854 j Gotthelf, writer, dies at 57
Oct 23 In the year 1854 the Times give precise British positions in Krim
Oct 24 In the year 1854 hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte)
Oct 25 Charge of Light Brigade (Battle of Balaklava, Crimean War), 409 die on this day in history.
Oct 25 The Charge of the Light Brigade takes place during the Crimean War on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1854 the infamous 'Charge of the Light Brigade' takes place at Balaklava,during the Crimean War
Oct 26 August T C Kiehl, Dutch actor (Pearl of Zaandam) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1854.
Nov 02 In the year 1854 cobblestone paving of Washington St between Dupont & Kearny starts
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 On this day in history ... Soimonov, Russian general, dies in battle of Inkermann
Nov 05 Crimean War: British & French defeat Russian force of 50,000 on this day in history.
Nov 06 John Phillip Sousa, Wash DC, march king (Stars & Stripes Forever) on this day in history.
Nov 06 The birth of John Philip Sousa, American composer and conductor in the year 1854.
Nov 09 Franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres in the year 1854.
Nov 09 Joseph Miroslav Weber, composer on this day in history.
Nov 13 On this day in history "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 13 George Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke) in the year 1854.
Nov 13 On this day in history the ship "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 15 In Egypt, the Suez Canal, linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, is given the necessary royal concession in the year 1854.
Nov 16 On this day in history jules van de Heuvel, Belgian lawyer/politician
Nov 17 On this day in history louis HG Lyautey, French minister of Defense (1916-17)
Nov 19 In the year 1854 alberich Zwyssig, composer, dies at 46