Historical Events In 1861
Saturday, 24 August 2019
Nov 30 On this day in history french Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
Nov 30 Harper's Weekly publishes EE Beers' "All quiet along the Potomac" in the year 1861.
Dec 04 Lillian Russell, [Helen Leonard], US, singer/actress (Great Mogul) in the year 1861.
Dec 05 Armando V Diaz, Italian marshal/minister of War (1922-24) on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1861 aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman)
Dec 08 William Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, Durant Motors; was born on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history battle of Bird Creek, Indian Terr (High Shoal, Chusto-Talasah)
Dec 13 Battle of Alleghany Summit, WV in the year 1861.
Dec 14 Albert, prince consort of Engld/husband of Queen Victoria, dies at 42 in the year 1861.
Dec 14 In the year 1861 prince Albert, husband of England's Queen Victoria, dies in London.
Dec 15 Charles Edgar Duryea, inventor (1st auto built & operated in US) in the year 1861.
Dec 15 In the year 1861 gualtiero Sanelli, composer, dies at 45
Dec 16 Karol Joseph Lipinski, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1861 fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer
Dec 18 Lionel Monckton, composer on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1861 battle of Black Water
Dec 19 Constance [Clara] Garnett, Brighton Engld, Russian-English translator on this day in history.
Dec 20 Battle of Dranesville, VA in the year 1861.
Dec 21 In the year 1861 congress authorizes the Medal of Honor, the Nation's highest award, for Naval personnel.
Dec 22 On this day in history erich Schaeder, German theologist (Theocentric Theology)
Dec 22 In the year 1861 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
Dec 26 In the year 1861 friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory)
Dec 26 Philip St George Cocke, Confederate brig-gen, commits suicide at 52 in the year 1861.
Dec 30 US, banks stops payments in gold on this day in history.
Dec 31 22,990 mm of rain falls in Cherrapunji Assam in 1861, world record in the year 1861.