Historical Events In 1861
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Nov 30 French Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens) in the year 1861.
Nov 30 In the year 1861 harper's Weekly publishes EE Beers' "All quiet along the Potomac"
Dec 04 In the year 1861 lillian Russell, [Helen Leonard], US, singer/actress (Great Mogul)
Dec 05 Armando V Diaz, Italian marshal/minister of War (1922-24) in the year 1861.
Dec 08 Aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman) on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history william Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, Durant Motors; was born
Dec 09 In the year 1861 battle of Bird Creek, Indian Terr (High Shoal, Chusto-Talasah)
Dec 13 Battle of Alleghany Summit, WV in the year 1861.
Dec 14 In the year 1861 albert, prince consort of Engld/husband of Queen Victoria, dies at 42
Dec 14 Prince Albert, husband of England's Queen Victoria, dies in London in the year 1861.
Dec 15 In the year 1861 charles Edgar Duryea, inventor (1st auto built & operated in US)
Dec 15 Gualtiero Sanelli, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1861.
Dec 16 In the year 1861 karol Joseph Lipinski, composer, dies at 71
Dec 17 In the year 1861 fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer
Dec 18 Lionel Monckton, composer on this day in history.
Dec 19 Battle of Black Water on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history constance [Clara] Garnett, Brighton Engld, Russian-English translator
Dec 20 Battle of Dranesville, VA on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1861 congress authorizes the Medal of Honor, the Nation's highest award, for Naval personnel.
Dec 22 Erich Schaeder, German theologist (Theocentric Theology) on this day in history.
Dec 22 Sara Jeannette Duncan, journalist, novelist, was born at Brantford, Ontario, she joined the Toronto Globe in 1886-87, as its first female full time journalist in the year 1861.
Dec 26 On this day in history friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory)
Dec 26 On this day in history philip St George Cocke, Confederate brig-gen, commits suicide at 52
Dec 30 In the year 1861 uS, banks stops payments in gold
Dec 31 In the year 1861 22,990 mm of rain falls in Cherrapunji Assam in 1861, world record