Historical Events In 1855
Monday, 21 June 2021
Jan 05 On this day in history king Camp Gillette, inventor (safety razor)
Jan 05 In the year 1855 uSS Plymouth crew skirmish with Chinese troops
Jan 09 Clipper Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 The clipper ship Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies in the year 1855.
Jan 10 On this day in history mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67
Jan 10 Peter J Blok, Dutch historian (History of the Dutch People) on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer
Jan 21 John M Browning, US, weapons manufacturer in the year 1855.
Jan 22 In the year 1855 ernst Kullak, composer
Jan 23 The first bridge over the Mississippi River opens in what is now Minneapolis, Minnesota, a crossing made today by the Father Louis Hennepin Bridge in the year 1855.
Jan 25 Dorothy Wordsworth, writer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 26 Arthur Hervey, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 The first locomotive runs from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean on the Panama Railway in the year 1855.
Jan 28 In the year 1855 william Seward Burroughs, NY, inventor (recording adding machine)
Jan 31 In the year 1855 western railroads blocked by snow
Feb 01 On this day in history third plague pandemic in Worldwide killing 12 million+ in India and China alone people
Feb 01 Yellow fever in United States on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1855 wisconsin Supreme Court declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional
Feb 03 On this day in history wisconsin Supreme Ct declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional
Feb 04 In the year 1855 soldiers shoot Jewish families in Coro, Venezuela
Feb 05 On this day in history british government of Palmerston forms
Feb 05 On this day in history british govt of Palmerston forms
Feb 08 On this day in history the Devil's Footprints mysteriously appear in southern Devon.
Feb 10 In the year 1855 uS citizenship laws amended all children of US parents born abroad granted US citizenship
Feb 11 On this day in history kassa Hailu is crowned Tewodros II, Emperor of Ethiopia, by Abuna Salama III in a ceremony at the church of Derasge Maryam.
Feb 12 In the year 1855 michigan State University was established.
Feb 14 Texas is linked by telegraph to the rest of the United States, with the completion of a connection between New Orleans and Marshall, Texas in the year 1855.
Feb 15 On this day in history gustav Hollaender, composer
Feb 17 In the year 1855 otto Liman von Sanders, German general in Turkey (WW I)
Feb 20 In the year 1855 joseph Hume, social reformer, dies
Feb 21 Alice Freeman Palmer, educator (Hall of Fame) in the year 1855.
Feb 23 Carl Friedrich Gauss, mathematician, dies in the year 1855.
Feb 24 In the year 1855 uS Court of Claims established for cases against the government
Feb 24 US Court of Claims forms for cases against govt in the year 1855.