Historical Events In 1865
Thursday, 21 January 2021
Jul 07 In the year 1865 4 Lincoln assassination conspirators, including Mary Surratt, hanged
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 On this day in history mary Surratt, & 3 other Lincoln conspirators, hanged
Jul 10 Jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1865 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 On this day in history pT Barnum's museum burns down
Jul 14 On this day in history 1st ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 14 Annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady in the year 1865.
Jul 14 In the year 1865 the first ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 15 Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe on this day in history.
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) in the year 1865.
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 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 In the year 1865 frank Wedekind, writer
Jul 24 Johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30 on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1865 "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor
Jul 25 Jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants) in the year 1865.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1865 philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
Jul 27 Welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina in the year 1865.
Jul 29 Nicola Spinelli, composer in the year 1865.
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 in the year 1865.
Aug 02 On this day in history irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 02 On this day in history lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"
Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) on this day in history.