Historical Events In 1856
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Jul 16 In the year 1856 statue of Laurens Jansz Coster unveiled in Haarlem
Jul 17 In the year 1856 sunday school excursion train collides killing 46 children (Phila)
Jul 21 On this day in history harry A P Eyres, British diplomat (Constantinople, Albania)
Jul 23 In the year 1856 arthur H Bird, composer
Jul 26 George Bernard Shaw, Dublin Ire, dramatist (Pygmalion-Nobel 1925) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history the birth of George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright
Jul 29 In the year 1856 robert A Schumann, German pianist/composer (Humoresque), dies at 46
Jul 30 In the year 1856 richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor (Life of A Smith)
Jul 31 In the year 1856 christchurch, New Zealand is chartered as a city.
Aug 04 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1856.
Aug 05 Rubert Lucas Pearsall, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1856.
Aug 10 Hurricane washes away 2-300 revelers at Last Island, Louisiana in the year 1856.
Aug 10 In the year 1856 hurricane washes away 300 in Louisiana
Aug 10 Paul Geisler, composer in the year 1856.
Aug 12 On this day in history anthony Fass patents accordion
Aug 14 William Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies in the year 1856.
Aug 15 In the year 1856 j Keir Hardie, 1st Labour representative in British Parliament
Aug 17 Violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master) in the year 1856.
Aug 18 In the year 1856 charles Hutchison Gabriel, composer
Aug 20 Innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter (Laodania) [NS Sept 1] in the year 1856.
Aug 20 Philipp Jakob Riotte, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1856.
Aug 20 Wilberforce University forms in Ohio on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1856 america's first consul to Japan, Townsend Harris, arrives in Shimoda. (Traditional Japanese date: July 21, 1856)
Aug 21 On this day in history peter Joseph von Lindpaintner, composer, dies at 64
Aug 24 Felix Mottl, composer on this day in history.
Aug 27 Iwan Franko, writer in the year 1856.
Aug 31 Nikoghayos Fadeyi Tigranyan, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1856 innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter (Laodania)
Sep 02 On this day in history tianjing's struggle Incident in Nanjing, China.
Sep 02 Yang Hsiu-ch'ing, commander in chief of Taiping Rebellion in the year 1856.
Sep 03 On this day in history louis Henri Sullivan, Boston Mass, father of modern US architecture
Sep 05 Jacobus C J Hermans, actor (7th Command) on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history johann Heinrich Beck, composer
Sep 14 Battle of San Jacinto, Nicaragua defeats invaders in the year 1856.