Historical Events In 1855
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
May 02 Theodore Moses Tobani, composer in the year 1855.
May 03 In the year 1855 antwerp-Rotterdam railway opens
May 04 Camille Pleyel, Austria piano builder/composer, dies at 66 in the year 1855.
May 05 In the year 1855 nYC regains Castle Clinton, to be used for immigration
May 09 Julius Rontgen, composer on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1855 anatoli Liadov, St Petersburg, Russia, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS]
May 11 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) in the year 1855.
May 15 Eduard earl of Keyserling, German writer (Dritte Stiege) on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1855 jan Mazereeuw, Frisian farmer/sect leader, dies at 75
May 21 Emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian poet/writer (Les Flammes Hautes) on this day in history.
May 24 Arthur Wing Pinero, British playwright on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1855 nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies
Jun 01 US adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history the Portland Rum Riot occurs in Portland, Maine.
Jun 05 In the year 1855 anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's 1st convention
Jun 05 Anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's first convention in the year 1855.
Jun 13 Opera "Les Vêpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1855 robert Marion La Follette, Wisconsin, pres candidate (Progressive)
Jun 17 Fritz Steinbach, composer on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1855 heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, 2000+ killed
Jun 20 Commissioners appointed to lay out SF streets west of Larkin on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1855 sam Morris, Hobart, cricketer (Barbados parents only black Aus player)
Jun 23 In the year 1855 maude Valerie White, composer
Jun 28 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Jun 28 The Sigma Chi Fraternity was founded at Miami University in the year 1855.
Jul 03 Piotr Maszynski, composer in the year 1855.
Jul 04 In Brooklyn, New York, the first edition of Walt Whitman's book of poems, titled Leaves of Grass, is published in the year 1855.
Jul 09 Johann P Zilcher, German composer on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history lord Raglan Commander of the British forces during the Crimean War
Jul 14 Richard Samuel Hughes, composer in the year 1855.
Jul 16 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer in the year 1855.
Jul 20 1st train from Rotterdam to Utrecht in Netherlands in the year 1855.
Jul 25 In the year 1855 edward Solomon, composer
Jul 30 In the year 1855 james Edward Kelly, US, sculptor "Sculptor of American History"