Historical Events In 1855
Monday, 21 January 2019
May 02 Theodore Moses Tobani, composer in the year 1855.
May 03 On this day in history 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 Anatoli Liadov, St Petersburg, Russia, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS] in the year 1855.
May 11 In the year 1855 anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake)
May 15 On this day in history eduard earl of Keyserling, German writer (Dritte Stiege)
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 On this day in history nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies
Jun 01 On this day in history uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
Jun 02 On this day in history the Portland Rum Riot occurs in Portland, Maine.
Jun 05 Anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's 1st convention in the year 1855.
Jun 05 Anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's first convention on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1855 opera "Les Vêpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris)
Jun 14 In the year 1855 robert Marion La Follette, Wisconsin, pres candidate (Progressive)
Jun 17 Fritz Steinbach, composer in the year 1855.
Jun 17 On this day in history heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, 2000+ killed
Jun 20 On this day in history commissioners appointed to lay out SF streets west of Larkin
Jun 22 Sam Morris, Hobart, cricketer (Barbados parents only black Aus player) on this day in history.
Jun 23 Maude Valerie White, composer in the year 1855.
Jun 28 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1855.
Jun 28 In the year 1855 the Sigma Chi Fraternity was founded at Miami University
Jul 03 In the year 1855 piotr Maszynski, composer
Jul 04 In the year 1855 in Brooklyn, New York, the first edition of Walt Whitman's book of poems, titled Leaves of Grass, is published.
Jul 09 In the year 1855 johann P Zilcher, German composer
Jul 09 In the year 1855 lord Raglan Commander of the British forces during the Crimean War
Jul 14 On this day in history richard Samuel Hughes, composer
Jul 16 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer in the year 1855.
Jul 20 On this day in history 1st train from Rotterdam to Utrecht in Netherlands
Jul 25 Edward Solomon, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 James Edward Kelly, US, sculptor "Sculptor of American History" in the year 1855.