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Historical Events In 1854

Saturday, 25 May 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   In the year 1854 dutch army stops Chinese uprising in Borneo  

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

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

Dec 03   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 on this day in history.  

Dec 05   On this day in history aaron Allen of Boston patents folding theater chair  

Dec 08   Pope Pius IX proclaims Immaculate Conception, makes Mary, free of Original Sin on this day in history.  

Dec 09   Lord Tennyson's poem, "Charge of the Light Brigade," published on this day in history.  

Dec 09   Pekka Hannikainen, composer on this day in history.  

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

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

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

Dec 19   On this day in history allen Wilson of Conn patents sewing machine to sew curving seams  

Dec 25   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 on this day in history.  

Dec 26   On this day in history wood-pulp paper 1st exhibited, Buffalo  

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

Dec 30   Pennsylvania Rock Oil Co, 1st in US, incorporated in NYC on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Jennie Jerome, American society beauty and mother of Winston Churchill (d. 1921) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of peter Gast, composer  

Jan 18   On this day in history birth of thomas A Watson, needed by Bell, inventor assistant (Telephone)  

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

Feb 09   On this day in history birth of aletta [Henriette] Jacobs, 1st Dutch female physician  

Feb 09   Edward Carson, 1st Baron Carson, lawyer/leader (Irish Unionist Party) was born in the year 1854.  

Famous Deaths In 1854

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 08   William Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, British general and politician (b. 1768) died in the year 1854.  

Jan 09   On this day in history filippo Traetta, [Philip Trajetta], Ital composer, dies at 77  

Jan 18   Juda Turo, American philanthropist, dies in the year 1854.  

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

Feb 17   In the year 1854 hugues F R de Lamennais, French priest/writer, dies at 71  

Mar 06   Caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80 in the year 1854.  

Mar 11   In the year 1854 death of willard Richards, American religious leader (b. 1804)  

Apr 06   In the year 1854 william Strickland, US architect, dies  

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