Historical Events In 1866
Monday, 25 March 2019
Apr 04 On this day in history george P Baker, US playwright (47 Workshop)
Apr 06 In the year 1866 g.A.R. forms
Apr 06 Joseph Lincoln Steffens, muckraker/journalist (Shame of the Cities) on this day in history.
Apr 06 The birth of Butch Cassidy, American 'Wild West' outlaw on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history italy and Prussia ally against Austria-Hungary.
Apr 09 Civil Rights Bill passes over Pres Andrew Johnson's veto in the year 1866.
Apr 10 American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history campobello New Brunswick Irish American Fenians attack Campobello Island from Eastport, Maine; persuaded to leave by British warships, US agents.
Apr 11 In the year 1866 carla Ford, Henry's wife
Apr 13 In the year 1866 butch Cassidy (Robert Leroy Parker) born.
Apr 13 In the year 1866 butch Cassidy, [Robert LeRoy Parker], American desperado (Wild Bunch Passage)
Apr 14 Anne Mansfield Sullivan, US, educated Helen Keller in the year 1866.
Apr 15 In the year 1866 william Jackson, composer, dies at 51
Apr 16 Karakozov attempts to assassinate Tsar Alexander II of Russia on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1866 nitroglycerine at Wells Fargo & Co office explodes
Apr 19 Henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell) in the year 1866.
Apr 20 Victor Hollaender, composer in the year 1866.
Apr 22 Hans von Seeckt, German general (Future of the Reich) on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1866 victoria BC is connected to British Columbia mainland via cable and telegraph.
May 01 American Equal Rights Association forms on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history peruvian defenders fight off Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.
May 04 On this day in history woodward's Gardens opens to public
May 07 In the year 1866 cornelis J K van Aalst, president (Dutch Trading Company)
May 07 In the year 1866 german premier Otto von Bismarck seriously wounded in assassin attempt
May 08 Australian Rules Football is created and I still do not understand the game, sorry all you Aussie's in the year 1866.
May 13 In the year 1866 ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer
May 16 Charles Elmer Hires invents root beer on this day in history.
May 16 Congress authorizes nickel 5¢ piece (replaces silver half-dime) in the year 1866.
May 16 On this day in history ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school)
May 16 In the year 1866 the U S Congress authorizes the minting of a 5-cent coin The nickel is born
May 17 Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1866.
May 17 The birth of Erik Satie, French composer on this day in history.
May 18 French Government of De Putte resigns in the year 1866.
May 18 French Govt of De Putte resigns in the year 1866.