Historical Events In 1865
Saturday, 19 January 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 In the year 1865 jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes)
Jul 13 In the year 1865 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 PT Barnum's museum burns down in the year 1865.
Jul 14 In the year 1865 1st ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 14 On this day in history annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
Jul 14 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history george A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist
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 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 Robert Kahn, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1865 jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants)
Jul 26 Patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) in the year 1865.
Jul 26 In the year 1865 patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 In the year 1865 philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
Jul 27 On this day in history welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina.
Jul 29 In the year 1865 nicola Spinelli, composer
Jul 30 In the year 1865 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 Irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism) in the year 1865.
Aug 02 Lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" on this day in history.
Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) in the year 1865.
Aug 12 On this day in history william Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies