Historical Events In 1865
Monday, 15 July 2019
Jul 07 On this day in history lewis Paine, David Herold, George Atzerodt, and Mary Surratt were executed for their role in a conspiracy to throw the Union government into turmoil.
Jul 07 In the year 1865 mary Surratt, & 3 other Lincoln conspirators, hanged
Jul 10 Jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes) in the year 1865.
Jul 13 In the year 1865 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 PT Barnum's museum burns down on this day in history.
Jul 14 1st ascent of Matterhorn in the year 1865.
Jul 14 On this day in history annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
Jul 14 In the year 1865 the first ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 15 Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe in the year 1865.
Jul 15 Reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1865 george A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist
Jul 18 In the year 1865 laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)
Jul 19 Charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic) in the year 1865.
Jul 21 In the year 1865 in the market square of Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shoots and kills Davis Tutt in what is regarded as the first true western showdown.
Jul 21 On this day in history robert Kahn, composer
Jul 22 V E Walker takes 10-104 in an innings for Middlesex v Lancs on this day in history.
Jul 23 Friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history frank Wedekind, writer
Jul 24 In the year 1865 johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30
Jul 25 On this day in history "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor
Jul 25 In the year 1865 jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants)
Jul 26 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 Patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) in the year 1865.
Jul 26 Philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel in the year 1865.
Jul 27 On this day in history welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina.
Jul 29 On this day in history nicola Spinelli, composer
Jul 30 George Wright, US Union brig-general, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 30 Pope Pius IX visits Suriname on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history east India Squadron established to operate from Sunda Strait to Japan.
Jul 31 On this day in history the first narrow gauge mainline railway in the world opens at Grandchester, Australia.
Aug 02 On this day in history irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 02 In the year 1865 lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"
Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) in the year 1865.
Aug 12 In the year 1865 william Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies