Historical Events In 1854
Monday, 24 June 2019
Oct 10 In the year 1854 uS Assay Office in NY City, NY opens
Oct 12 Lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute in the year 1854.
Oct 16 Karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist in the year 1854.
Oct 16 The birth of Oscar Wilde, Irish born novelist and playwright on this day in history.
Oct 17 Miners burn down Eureka Hotel, Ballarat, after court dismisses murder charges against hotelier James Bentley, accused of kicking a young miner to death on this day in history.
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) in the year 1854.
Oct 20 Alphonse Allais, French author/humorist (Pass the Bile) on this day in history.
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 The Times give precise British positions in Krim on this day in history.
Oct 24 Hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Charge of Light Brigade (Battle of Balaklava, Crimean War), 409 die on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1854 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 in the year 1854.
Oct 26 August T C Kiehl, Dutch actor (Pearl of Zaandam) in the year 1854.
Oct 28 In the year 1854 james P Carrell, composer, dies at 67
Oct 31 Georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt) in the year 1854.
Nov 02 On this day in history cobblestone paving of Washington St between Dupont & Kearny starts
Nov 04 Lighthouse established on Alcatraz Island on this day in history.
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 In the year 1854 the birth of John Philip Sousa, American composer and conductor
Nov 09 In the year 1854 franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres
Nov 09 On this day in history joseph Miroslav Weber, composer
Nov 13 In the year 1854 "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 On this day in history the ship "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 15 In the year 1854 in Egypt, the Suez Canal, linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, is given the necessary royal concession.
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.
Nov 19 Alberich Zwyssig, composer, dies at 46 in the year 1854.