Historical Events In 1860
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Apr 26 In the year 1860 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.
Apr 27 In the year 1860 thomas J Jackson is assigned to command Harpers Ferry
Apr 29 On this day in history lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk)
Apr 30 Navaho indians attack Fort Defiance (Canby) in the year 1860.
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 on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history emil Nikolaus Von Reznicek, Vienna Austria, composer (Donna Diana)
May 06 SF Olympic Club, 1st US athletic club forms in the year 1860.
May 09 James Matthew Barrie, Scotland, novelist (Margaret Ogilvy, Peter Pan) in the year 1860.
May 15 Ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of Woodrow Wilson in the year 1860.
May 16 -18] Chicago: Republican convention selects Abraham Lincoln candidate in the year 1860.
May 16 Republican convention (Chicago) selects Abraham Lincoln candidate on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1860 german football club TSV 1860 München is founded
May 18 Republican Party nominates Abraham Lincoln for president in the year 1860.
May 19 On this day in history victor E Orlando, Italy's premier (1917-19)
May 21 On this day in history johannes Frederick Frohlich, composer, dies at 53
May 21 On this day in history willam Einthoven, Dutch physiologist/inventor (electrocardiograph)
May 23 In the year 1860 albert Richard Smith, author/lecturer, dies
May 26 Garibaldi occupies Palermo Italy in the year 1860.
May 31 Walter Richard Sickert Munich, Danish/English painter (The Miner) on this day in history.
Jun 03 Comanche, Iowa completely destroyed by 1 of a series of tornadoes in the year 1860.
Jun 06 William R Inge, English theologist/Deacon St Paul's Cathedral in the year 1860.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 15 1st White settlement in Idaho (Franklin) in the year 1860.
Jun 15 The first White settlement in Idaho (Franklin) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Hugo Loudon, CEO (Royal Dutch Oil [Shell]) on this day in history.
Jun 23 Congress establishes Government Printing Office in the year 1860.
Jun 23 In the year 1860 congress establishes the Government Printing Office
Jun 23 US Secret Service created in the year 1860.
Jun 25 On this day in history gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)
Jun 29 On this day in history thomas Addison, English physician (A-Biermer Disease), dies at 67