Historical Events In 1857
Monday, 09 December 2019
Nov 28 Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85) on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1857 robert Abel, cricketer (The Guv'nor Surrey & England batsman)
Dec 03 In the year 1857 christian D Rauch, German sculptor, dies at 80
Dec 03 Joseph Conrad, Poland, novelist (Lord Jim, Heart of Darkness) on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history the birth of Joseph Conrad, british novelist.
Dec 07 Nicola van Westerhout, composer in the year 1857.
Dec 08 In the year 1857 1st production of Dion Boucicaults "Poor of NY"
Dec 11 In the year 1857 francois Henri Joseph Castil-Blaze, composer, dies at 73
Dec 15 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer on this day in history.
Dec 16 Earthquake in Naples, Italy on this day in history.
Dec 16 Edward Emerson Barnard, Tenn, astronomer (Jupiter's 5th satellite) on this day in history.
Dec 16 The birth of Edward Emerson Barnard, US astronomer in the year 1857.
Dec 22 George [Robert] Gissing, England, novelist in the year 1857.
Dec 29 Franz Liszt's "Die Hunnenschlacht," premieres in Weimar on this day in history.
Dec 31 Queen Victoria chooses Ottawa as new capital of Canada on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1857 queen Victoria chooses Ottawa as new capitol of Canada