Historical Events In 1854
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Oct 10 On this day in history uS Assay Office in New York City, NY opens
Oct 10 On this day in history uS Assay Office in NY City, NY opens
Oct 12 On this day in history lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute
Oct 16 Karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist on this day in history.
Oct 16 The birth of Oscar Wilde, Irish born novelist and playwright on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 18 Bill Murdoch, cricketer (great pioneer of Australian Test cricket) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1854.
Oct 23 On this day in history the Times give precise British positions in Krim
Oct 24 Hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte) in the year 1854.
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 in the year 1854.
Oct 25 On this day in history the infamous 'Charge of the Light Brigade' takes place at Balaklava,during the Crimean War
Oct 26 In the year 1854 august T C Kiehl, Dutch actor (Pearl of Zaandam)
Oct 28 In the year 1854 james P Carrell, composer, dies at 67
Oct 31 In the year 1854 georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt)
Nov 02 Cobblestone paving of Washington St between Dupont & Kearny starts in the year 1854.
Nov 04 In the year 1854 lighthouse established on Alcatraz Island
Nov 04 On this day in history lighthouse forms on Alcatraz Island
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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1854 franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres
Nov 09 Joseph Miroslav Weber, composer in the year 1854.
Nov 13 On this day in history "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 13 On this day in history george Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke)
Nov 13 The ship "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300 in the year 1854.
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 In the year 1854 jules van de Heuvel, Belgian lawyer/politician
Nov 17 Louis HG Lyautey, French minister of Defense (1916-17) on this day in history.