Historical Events In 1865
Friday, 24 May 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 Mary Surratt, & 3 other Lincoln conspirators, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes)
Jul 13 On this day in history horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 PT Barnum's museum burns down in the year 1865.
Jul 14 1st ascent of Matterhorn on this day in history.
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 In the year 1865 alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe
Jul 15 Reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian, dies at 55 in the year 1865.
Jul 16 George A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist on this day in history.
Jul 18 Laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina) on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic)
Jul 21 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 in the year 1865.
Jul 21 Robert Kahn, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history v E Walker takes 10-104 in an innings for Middlesex v Lancs
Jul 23 On this day in history friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige
Jul 24 Frank Wedekind, writer on this day in history.
Jul 24 Johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
Jul 25 "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor in the year 1865.
Jul 25 On this day in history jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants)
Jul 26 Patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1865 patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 On this day in history philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
Jul 27 In the year 1865 welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina.
Jul 29 On this day in history nicola Spinelli, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history george Wright, US Union brig-general, dies at 61
Jul 30 On this day in history pope Pius IX visits Suriname
Jul 31 In the year 1865 east India Squadron established to operate from Sunda Strait to Japan.
Jul 31 The first narrow gauge mainline railway in the world opens at Grandchester, Australia on this day in history.
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 On this day in history alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana)
Aug 12 In the year 1865 william Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies