Historical Events In 1860
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Apr 26 Founding of the Second Battalion Volunteer Militia Rifles of Canada from six independent militia units; later the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, oldest regiment in the Canadian Armed Forces on this day in history.
Apr 27 Thomas J Jackson is assigned to command Harpers Ferry in the year 1860.
Apr 29 Lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk) on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1860 navaho indians attack Fort Defiance (Canby)
May 02 D'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form) on this day in history.
May 03 Charles XV of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Sweden on this day in history.
May 04 Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer, dies in the year 1860.
May 04 Emil Nikolaus Von Reznicek, Vienna Austria, composer (Donna Diana) on this day in history.
May 06 SF Olympic Club, 1st US athletic club forms on this day in history.
May 09 James Matthew Barrie, Scotland, novelist (Margaret Ogilvy, Peter Pan) on this day in history.
May 15 Ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of Woodrow Wilson in the year 1860.
May 16 In the year 1860 -18] Chicago: Republican convention selects Abraham Lincoln candidate
May 16 Republican convention (Chicago) selects Abraham Lincoln candidate in the year 1860.
May 17 On this day in history german football club TSV 1860 München is founded
May 18 In the year 1860 republican Party nominates Abraham Lincoln for president
May 19 Victor E Orlando, Italy's premier (1917-19) on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history johannes Frederick Frohlich, composer, dies at 53
May 21 In the year 1860 willam Einthoven, Dutch physiologist/inventor (electrocardiograph)
May 23 Albert Richard Smith, author/lecturer, dies on this day in history.
May 26 Garibaldi occupies Palermo Italy in the year 1860.
May 31 Walter Richard Sickert Munich, Danish/English painter (The Miner) in the year 1860.
Jun 03 On this day in history comanche, Iowa completely destroyed by 1 of a series of tornadoes
Jun 06 In the year 1860 william R Inge, English theologist/Deacon St Paul's Cathedral
Jun 07 Workmen start laying track for Market Street Railroad, SF in the year 1860.
Jun 09 1st "dime" novel issued "Malaesk The Indian Wife of the White Hunter" on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history the State Bank of the Russian Empire is established.
Jun 15 On this day in history 1st White settlement in Idaho (Franklin)
Jun 15 The first White settlement in Idaho (Franklin) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Hugo Loudon, CEO (Royal Dutch Oil [Shell]) in the year 1860.
Jun 23 In the year 1860 congress establishes Government Printing Office
Jun 23 Congress establishes the Government Printing Office on this day in history.
Jun 23 US Secret Service created on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)
Jun 29 Thomas Addison, English physician (A-Biermer Disease), dies at 67 in the year 1860.