Historical Events In 1860
Friday, 18 June 2021
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 in the year 1860.
Apr 27 In the year 1860 thomas J Jackson is assigned to command Harpers Ferry
Apr 29 Lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk) in the year 1860.
Apr 30 Navaho indians attack Fort Defiance (Canby) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1860 d'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)
May 03 Charles XV of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Sweden on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer, dies
May 04 In the year 1860 emil Nikolaus Von Reznicek, Vienna Austria, composer (Donna Diana)
May 06 On this day in history sF Olympic Club, 1st US athletic club forms
May 09 In the year 1860 james Matthew Barrie, Scotland, novelist (Margaret Ogilvy, Peter Pan)
May 15 On this day in history ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of Woodrow Wilson
May 16 -18] Chicago: Republican convention selects Abraham Lincoln candidate on this day in history.
May 16 Republican convention (Chicago) selects Abraham Lincoln candidate on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history german football club TSV 1860 München is founded
May 18 On this day in history republican Party nominates Abraham Lincoln for president
May 19 Victor E Orlando, Italy's premier (1917-19) in the year 1860.
May 21 On this day in history johannes Frederick Frohlich, composer, dies at 53
May 21 Willam Einthoven, Dutch physiologist/inventor (electrocardiograph) on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history albert Richard Smith, author/lecturer, dies
May 26 Garibaldi occupies Palermo Italy on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1860 walter Richard Sickert Munich, Danish/English painter (The Miner)
Jun 03 In the year 1860 comanche, Iowa completely destroyed by 1 of a series of tornadoes
Jun 06 William R Inge, English theologist/Deacon St Paul's Cathedral on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1860 workmen start laying track for Market Street Railroad, SF
Jun 09 In the year 1860 1st "dime" novel issued "Malaesk The Indian Wife of the White Hunter"
Jun 12 The State Bank of the Russian Empire is established in the year 1860.
Jun 15 1st White settlement in Idaho (Franklin) in the year 1860.
Jun 15 On this day in history the first White settlement in Idaho (Franklin)
Jun 18 On this day in history hugo Loudon, CEO (Royal Dutch Oil [Shell])
Jun 23 Congress establishes Government Printing Office on this day in history.
Jun 23 Congress establishes the Government Printing Office in the year 1860.
Jun 23 In the year 1860 uS Secret Service created
Jun 25 On this day in history gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)
Jun 29 In the year 1860 thomas Addison, English physician (A-Biermer Disease), dies at 67