Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Historical Events In 1859

Thursday, 21 January 2021

Apr 18   Eduard G H H Cuypers, architect (Sanatorium High-Laren) in the year 1859.  

Apr 18   On this day in history montreal Canadiens wins their 4th straight NHL Stanley Cup  

Apr 25   On this day in history ground broken for Suez Canal  

Apr 25   On this day in history work begins on the Suez Canal, Egypt  

Apr 27   "Pomona" sinks in North Atlantic drowning all 400 aboard on this day in history.  

Apr 27   On this day in history "S.S. Pomona" sinks in North Atlantic drowning all 400 aboard  

Apr 30   Charles Dickens' "A Tale Of Two Cities" is first published in literary periodical All the Year Round, continues in weekly installments until Nov 26 in the year 1859.  

Apr 30   Paul Morphy returns from 10-mo chess tour of Europe, retires in the year 1859.  

Apr 30   Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Bagrova-vnuka), dies at 67 in the year 1859.  

May 01   On this day in history bohuslav Jeremias, composer  

May 02   In the year 1859 eugene D'Harcourt, composer  

May 03   Andy Adams, US writer (Log of a Cowboy) in the year 1859.  

May 04   In the year 1859 the Cornwall Railway opens across the Royal Albert Bridge linking the counties of Devon and Cornwall in England.  

May 04   The Royal Bank of Canada, Bank of Western Canada and La Banque Nationale incorporated in the year 1859.  

May 05   On this day in history peter G L Dirichlet, German mathematician, dies at 53  

May 06   Friedrich Heinrich Alexander, explorer/scientist, dies in the year 1859.  

May 06   On this day in history luis Maria Drago, Argentina, statesman, anti-interventionist  

May 10   In the year 1859 johan BJFS, archduke of Austria (Firechief & Housewife), dies  

May 13   Eugust Enna, composer in the year 1859.  

May 15   Pierre Curie, France, physicist (Nobel 1903) on this day in history.  

May 15   The birth of Pierre Curie, French physicist in the year 1859.  

May 17   Australian Rules Football first 'laws of the game' published in the year 1859.  

May 19   On this day in history nellie Melba, [Heal Mitchell], Australian soprano (Peach Melba)  

May 22   Arthur Conan Doyle, UK, author brought Sherlock Holmes to life twice on this day in history.  

May 22   On this day in history ferdinand II, [Re Bomba], Dutch King of Sicily, dies at 49  

May 26   In the year 1859 alfred Edward Housman, Bromsgrove England, poet (A Buried Life)  

May 30   In the year 1859 pierre Marie Felix Janet, France, psychologist/neurologist  

May 31   Phila A's organize to play "town ball" became baseball 20 years later in the year 1859.  

Jun 06   In the year 1859 australia: Queensland is established as a separate colony from New South Wales (Queensland Day).  

Jun 10   Jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris, Wood Song) in the year 1859.  

Jun 11   Comstock silver load discovered near Virginia City, Nevada on this day in history.  

Jun 12   Comstock Silver Lode in Nevada discovered in the year 1859.  

Jun 15   On this day in history pig War: Ambiguity in the Oregon Treaty leads to the "Northwestern Boundary Dispute" between U.S. and British/Canadian settlers.  

Jun 18   Joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1859.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1859

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 05   DeWitt B Brace, inventor (spectrophotometer) was born in the year 1859.  

Jan 06   Samuel Alexander, English philosopher (Moral order & progress) was born in the year 1859.  

Jan 09   In the year 1859 birth of carrie Chapman Catt, women's rights leader  

Jan 09   Carrie Lane Chapman Catt, founder (League of Women Voters) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1859 birth of frederik Pijper, Dutch vicar/church historian (The Monasteries)  

Jan 11   [Gerard] Jan Ligthart, Dutch educator (Nog bij mother, Ot & Sien) was born in the year 1859.  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of karl Bleibtreu, German author (Revolution of Literature)  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of kostis Palamas, Greek poet (d. 1943)  

Famous Deaths In 1859

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 08   On this day in history antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist, dies at 50  

Jan 20   B v Arnim, writer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Jan 27   On this day in history carl A Agardh, Swedish botanist/bishop of Karlstad, dies at 74  

Jan 28   On this day in history death of frederick John Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1782)  

Feb 06   On this day in history johannes Josephus Viotta, composer, dies at 45  

Feb 23   Zygmunt KrasiƄski, Polish Romantic poet (b. 1812) died on this day in history.  

Feb 26   On this day in history ferdinand Lukas Schubert, composer, dies at 64  

Mar 01   Josef Theodor Krov, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Biden dismantle Trump's immigration policy?
Yes
No
Don't Know