Historical Events In 1855
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
May 02 Theodore Moses Tobani, composer on this day in history.
May 03 Antwerp-Rotterdam railway opens in the year 1855.
May 04 Camille Pleyel, Austria piano builder/composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1855 nYC regains Castle Clinton, to be used for immigration
May 09 In the year 1855 julius Rontgen, composer
May 10 Anatoli Liadov, St Petersburg, Russia, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS] in the year 1855.
May 11 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) on this day in history.
May 15 Eduard earl of Keyserling, German writer (Dritte Stiege) on this day in history.
May 15 Jan Mazereeuw, Frisian farmer/sect leader, dies at 75 on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1855 emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian poet/writer (Les Flammes Hautes)
May 24 On this day in history arthur Wing Pinero, British playwright
May 27 Nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies in the year 1855.
Jun 01 On this day in history uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
Jun 02 The Portland Rum Riot occurs in Portland, Maine on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1855 opera "Les Vêpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris)
Jun 14 On this day in history robert Marion La Follette, Wisconsin, pres candidate (Progressive)
Jun 17 In the year 1855 fritz Steinbach, composer
Jun 17 On this day in history heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, 2000+ killed
Jun 20 In the year 1855 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 On this day in history giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer, dies at 86
Jun 28 On this day in history the Sigma Chi Fraternity was founded at Miami University
Jul 03 Piotr Maszynski, composer on this day in history.
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 Lord Raglan Commander of the British forces during the Crimean War in the year 1855.
Jul 14 On this day in history richard Samuel Hughes, composer
Jul 16 In the year 1855 charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer
Jul 20 1st train from Rotterdam to Utrecht in Netherlands on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history edward Solomon, composer
Jul 30 James Edward Kelly, US, sculptor "Sculptor of American History" in the year 1855.