Historical Events In 1855
Friday, 22 March 2019
Jul 31 On this day in history hottest July in Stockholm since at least 1756 (21.4°C avg)
Aug 01 On this day in history castle Clinton in NYC opens as 1st US receiving station for immigrants
Aug 03 Rotterdam-Gouda railway opens on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1855 john Bartlett publishes "Familiar Quotations"
Aug 09 In the year 1855 battle of Acapulco during Mexican Liberal uprising
Aug 27 Francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer, dies at 36 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Emil Pauer, composer on this day in history.
Aug 31 Stefan Surzynski, composer in the year 1855.
Sep 03 In the year 1855 indian Wars: In Nebraska, 700 soldiers under American General William S. Harney avenge the Grattan Massacre by attacking a Sioux village, killing 100 men, women, and children.
Sep 06 In the year 1855 ferdinand B Hummel, composer
Sep 08 Crimean war on this day in history.
Sep 09 Houston S Chamberlain, British/German race theorist on this day in history.
Sep 24 Alexandre Stievenard, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1855.
Sep 27 George F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC in the year 1855.
Sep 28 Thomas F Tout, London, historian (Manchester school of historiography) on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1855 michele Esposito, composer
Oct 06 August L Crelle, inventor/mathematician (Rechentafeln), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history gustav Ehrismann, German germanist
Oct 09 On this day in history isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor
Oct 09 In the year 1855 joshua Stoddard of Worcester, Mass patents 1st calliope
Oct 12 On this day in history arthur Nikisch, Szent-Miklos Hungary, conductor (Berlin Philharmonic)
Oct 13 Gottfried Rieger, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.
Oct 14 George Edwardes, British composer (Gaiety Girl) in the year 1855.
Oct 16 In the year 1855 camille Looten, Belgian priest/literature historian
Oct 17 In the year 1855 bessemer steelmaking process patented
Oct 18 In the year 1855 franz Liszt's "Prometheus," premieres
Oct 25 In the year 1855 willem F earl van Bylandt, military, dies at 84
Oct 26 On this day in history charles Post, who had a way with breakfast cereals (Post Cereals)
Oct 28 On this day in history ivan V Mitshurin, Russian botanist (new types of fruit)
Nov 01 Guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music) in the year 1855.
Nov 05 Eugene V Debs, labor organizer, Socialist presidential candidate on this day in history.
Nov 06 Eduard Yosif Kotek, composer on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history edwin H Hall, US physicist (Hall effect)
Nov 10 Josiah Royce, US, philosopher (conception of God) on this day in history.