Historical Events In 1857
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Nov 09 Atlantic Monthly magazine 1st published on this day in history.
Nov 22 George Gissing, English author (Thyrza, Crown of Life) in the year 1857.
Nov 26 Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet (That Freier), dies at 69 in the year 1857.
Nov 28 Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85) in the year 1857.
Nov 30 Robert Abel, cricketer (The Guv'nor Surrey & England batsman) in the year 1857.
Dec 03 In the year 1857 christian D Rauch, German sculptor, dies at 80
Dec 03 On this day in history joseph Conrad, Poland, novelist (Lord Jim, Heart of Darkness)
Dec 03 The birth of Joseph Conrad, british novelist in the year 1857.
Dec 07 Nicola van Westerhout, composer on this day in history.
Dec 08 1st production of Dion Boucicaults "Poor of NY" on this day in history.
Dec 11 In the year 1857 francois Henri Joseph Castil-Blaze, composer, dies at 73
Dec 15 On this day in history eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer
Dec 16 Earthquake in Naples, Italy on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1857 edward Emerson Barnard, Tenn, astronomer (Jupiter's 5th satellite)
Dec 16 In the year 1857 the birth of Edward Emerson Barnard, US astronomer
Dec 22 George [Robert] Gissing, England, novelist in the year 1857.
Dec 29 In the year 1857 franz Liszt's "Die Hunnenschlacht," premieres in Weimar
Dec 31 On this day in history queen Victoria chooses Ottawa as new capital of Canada
Dec 31 In the year 1857 queen Victoria chooses Ottawa as new capitol of Canada