Historical Events In 1855
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jul 25 In the year 1855 edward Solomon, composer
Jul 30 James Edward Kelly, US, sculptor "Sculptor of American History" in the year 1855.
Jul 31 Hottest July in Stockholm since at least 1756 (21.4°C avg) in the year 1855.
Aug 01 In the year 1855 castle Clinton in NYC opens as 1st US receiving station for immigrants
Aug 03 On this day in history rotterdam-Gouda railway opens
Aug 04 On this day in history john Bartlett publishes "Familiar Quotations"
Aug 09 Battle of Acapulco during Mexican Liberal uprising in the year 1855.
Aug 27 In the year 1855 francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer, dies at 36
Aug 29 On this day in history emil Pauer, composer
Aug 31 In the year 1855 stefan Surzynski, composer
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 Ferdinand B Hummel, composer on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1855 crimean war
Sep 09 On this day in history houston S Chamberlain, British/German race theorist
Sep 24 On this day in history alexandre Stievenard, composer, dies at 86
Sep 27 George F Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle," 2nd American opera, opens in NYC on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1855 thomas F Tout, London, historian (Manchester school of historiography)
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 Gustav Ehrismann, German germanist in the year 1855.
Oct 09 Isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history joshua Stoddard of Worcester, Mass patents 1st calliope
Oct 12 Arthur Nikisch, Szent-Miklos Hungary, conductor (Berlin Philharmonic) in the year 1855.
Oct 13 Gottfried Rieger, composer, dies at 91 in the year 1855.
Oct 14 On this day in history george Edwardes, British composer (Gaiety Girl)
Oct 16 Camille Looten, Belgian priest/literature historian on this day in history.
Oct 17 Bessemer steelmaking process patented in the year 1855.
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 Charles Post, who had a way with breakfast cereals (Post Cereals) on this day in history.
Oct 28 Ivan V Mitshurin, Russian botanist (new types of fruit) on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history guido Adler, Austria, musicologist (Still in the Music)
Nov 05 In the year 1855 eugene V Debs, labor organizer, Socialist presidential candidate
Nov 06 Eduard Yosif Kotek, composer on this day in history.