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Historical Events In 1854

Sunday, 22 September 2019

Nov 21   Benedict XV, [Giacomo PGB marques della Chiessa], 258th Pope (1914-22) in the year 1854.  

Nov 25   John G Lockhart, [scorpion], English biographer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  

Nov 26   In the year 1854 matthijs Siegenbeek, literature (Defeated German Spelling), dies  

Nov 27   On this day in history aloys L earl von Aehrenthal, Austrian minister of Foreign affairs  

Nov 28   Dutch army stops Chinese uprising in Borneo in the year 1854.  

Nov 28   Gottlieb J Haberlandt, Hungarians/German botanist in the year 1854.  

Dec 01   In the year 1854 armed Diggers prepare for confrontation with troops on Eureka Hill, Victcoria.  

Dec 03   On this day in history eureka Stockade: In what is claimed by many to be the birth of Australian democracy, more than 20 goldminers at Ballarat, Victoria, Australia are killed by state troopers in an uprising over mining licences.  

Dec 05   In the year 1854 aaron Allen of Boston patents folding theater chair  

Dec 08   Pope Pius IX proclaims Immaculate Conception, makes Mary, free of Original Sin in the year 1854.  

Dec 09   On this day in history lord Tennyson's poem, "Charge of the Light Brigade," published  

Dec 09   On this day in history pekka Hannikainen, composer  

Dec 15   1st street-cleaning machine in US 1st used in Philadelphia in the year 1854.  

Dec 15   In the year 1854 first street-cleaning machine in US first used in Philadelphia  

Dec 15   Philadelphia residents were amazed as the first street cleaning machine was put into operation on this day in history.  

Dec 19   Allen Wilson of Conn patents sewing machine to sew curving seams on this day in history.  

Dec 25   On this day in history opening of the Bytown and Prescott Railway between Prescott and Bytown (now Ottawa), 54 miles. First rail service to what is now Canada's Capital. Bytown was renamed Ottawa in 1855 and the railway became the Ottawa and Prescott Railway Company, now part of Canadian Pacific.  

Dec 26   Wood-pulp paper 1st exhibited, Buffalo in the year 1854.  

Dec 26   In the year 1854 wood-pulp paper first exhibited, Buffalo  

Dec 30   Pennsylvania Rock Oil Co, 1st in US, incorporated in NYC in the year 1854.  

Dec 30   Pennsylvania Rock Oil Co, first in US, incorporated in NYC on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1854

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1854 birth of james Frazer, Britain, anthropologist/author (The Golden Bough)  

Jan 06   Sherlock Holmes, Mycroft, fictional detective (via Arthur Conan Doyle) was born in the year 1854.  

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   Thomas A Watson, needed by Bell, inventor assistant (Telephone) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 29   Willem PC Knuttel, Dutch bibliographer/librarian was born in the year 1854.  

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

Feb 09   In the year 1854 birth of edward Carson, 1st Baron Carson, lawyer/leader (Irish Unionist Party)  

Famous Deaths In 1854

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 08   On this day in history death of william Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, British general and politician (b. 1768)  

Jan 09   In the year 1854 filippo Traetta, [Philip Trajetta], Ital composer, dies at 77  

Jan 18   Juda Turo, American philanthropist, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 04   In the year 1854 carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer, dies at 66  

Feb 17   On this day in history hugues F R de Lamennais, French priest/writer, dies at 71  

Mar 06   In the year 1854 caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80  

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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