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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  

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Famous Birthdays In 1857

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1857 birth of frederick Opper, cartoonist (Maud, Alphonse & Gaston)  

Jan 02   Martha Carey Thomas, educator/president (Bryn Mawr College) was born in the year 1857.  

Jan 06   Hugh Mahon, Irish-born Australian politician (d. 1931) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of william E. Russell, 37th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1896)  

Jan 09   In the year 1857 birth of henry B Fuller, American writer (Under the Skylights)  

Jan 11   On this day in history birth of fred[erick J] Archer, English jockey (won 5 Derbys)  

Jan 17   In the year 1857 birth of eugene Augustin Lauste, developer (1st sound-on-film recording)  

Jan 17   Wilhelm Kienzl, Austrian composer (Evangelimann) was born in the year 1857.  

Famous Deaths In 1857

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 20   Edward Francis Fitzwilliam, composer, dies at 32 in the year 1857.  

Jan 27   In the year 1857 dorothea von Benckendorff, Baltic monarch of Lieven, dies at 72  

Feb 07   FĂ©lix PBOG, Earl of Merode, Belgian minister of War, dies at 65 in the year 1857.  

Feb 09   On this day in history death of dionysios Solomos, Greek poet of the Greek national anthem (b. 1798)  

Feb 10   On this day in history death of david Thompson, Canadian explorer (b. 1770)  

Feb 14   In the year 1857 johannes B van Bree, Dutch violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 56  

Feb 15   Mikhail Glinka, composer, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 16   Auguste-Gaspard-Louis Desnoyers, French engraver, dies at 77 in the year 1857.  

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