Historical Events In 1855
Sunday, 02 October 2022
Jan 05 King Camp Gillette, inventor (safety razor) in the year 1855.
Jan 05 In the year 1855 uSS Plymouth crew skirmish with Chinese troops
Jan 09 In the year 1855 clipper Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies
Jan 09 On this day in history the clipper ship Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies
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) in the year 1855.
Jan 20 In the year 1855 amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer
Jan 21 On this day in history john M Browning, US, weapons manufacturer
Jan 22 In the year 1855 ernst Kullak, composer
Jan 23 On this day in history the first bridge over the Mississippi River opens in what is now Minneapolis, Minnesota, a crossing made today by the Father Louis Hennepin Bridge.
Jan 25 On this day in history dorothy Wordsworth, writer, dies at 83
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1855.
Feb 03 Wisconsin Supreme Court declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional in the year 1855.
Feb 03 Wisconsin Supreme Ct declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional in the year 1855.
Feb 04 Soldiers shoot Jewish families in Coro, Venezuela on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1855 british government of Palmerston forms
Feb 05 In the year 1855 british govt of Palmerston forms
Feb 08 The Devil's Footprints mysteriously appear in southern Devon in the year 1855.
Feb 10 On this day in history uS citizenship laws amended all children of US parents born abroad granted US citizenship
Feb 11 In the year 1855 kassa Hailu is crowned Tewodros II, Emperor of Ethiopia, by Abuna Salama III in a ceremony at the church of Derasge Maryam.
Feb 12 Michigan State University was established in the year 1855.
Feb 14 On this day in history texas is linked by telegraph to the rest of the United States, with the completion of a connection between New Orleans and Marshall, Texas.
Feb 15 Gustav Hollaender, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1855 alice Freeman Palmer, educator (Hall of Fame)
Feb 23 Carl Friedrich Gauss, mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1855 uS Court of Claims established for cases against the government
Feb 24 In the year 1855 uS Court of Claims forms for cases against govt