Historical Events In 1865
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jul 07 In the year 1865 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) in the year 1865.
Jul 13 In the year 1865 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 In the year 1865 pT Barnum's museum burns down
Jul 14 1st ascent of Matterhorn on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1865 annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
Jul 14 On this day in history the first ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 in the year 1865.
Jul 18 In the year 1865 laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1865.
Jul 23 In the year 1865 friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige
Jul 24 In the year 1865 frank Wedekind, writer
Jul 24 On this day in history johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30
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) on this day in history.
Jul 26 Patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) in the year 1865.
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 Welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina in the year 1865.
Jul 29 In the year 1865 nicola Spinelli, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history george Wright, US Union brig-general, dies at 61
Jul 30 Pope Pius IX visits Suriname on this day in history.
Jul 31 East India Squadron established to operate from Sunda Strait to Japan on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history the first narrow gauge mainline railway in the world opens at Grandchester, Australia.
Aug 02 In the year 1865 irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 02 Lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" in the year 1865.
Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) in the year 1865.
Aug 12 William Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies in the year 1865.