Historical Events In 1855
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Apr 29 On this day in history anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) [OS]
Apr 30 Henry Rowley Bishop, British composer/conductor, dies at 68 on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1855 theodore Moses Tobani, composer
May 03 In the year 1855 antwerp-Rotterdam railway opens
May 04 Camille Pleyel, Austria piano builder/composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 05 NYC regains Castle Clinton, to be used for immigration on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1855 julius Rontgen, composer
May 10 On this day in history anatoli Liadov, St Petersburg, Russia, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS]
May 11 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) in the year 1855.
May 15 In the year 1855 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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1855 anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's 1st convention
Jun 05 In the year 1855 anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's first convention
Jun 13 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1855 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 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 On this day in history piotr Maszynski, composer
Jul 04 On this day in history in Brooklyn, New York, the first edition of Walt Whitman's book of poems, titled Leaves of Grass, is published.
Jul 09 Johann P Zilcher, German composer in the year 1855.
Jul 09 On this day in history lord Raglan Commander of the British forces during the Crimean War
Jul 14 Richard Samuel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
Jul 16 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer in the year 1855.
Jul 20 In the year 1855 1st train from Rotterdam to Utrecht in Netherlands