Historical Events In 1866
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Apr 04 In the year 1866 george P Baker, US playwright (47 Workshop)
Apr 06 G.A.R. forms in the year 1866.
Apr 06 Joseph Lincoln Steffens, muckraker/journalist (Shame of the Cities) in the year 1866.
Apr 06 The birth of Butch Cassidy, American 'Wild West' outlaw on this day in history.
Apr 08 Italy and Prussia ally against Austria-Hungary in the year 1866.
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 In the year 1866 campobello New Brunswick Irish American Fenians attack Campobello Island from Eastport, Maine; persuaded to leave by British warships, US agents.
Apr 11 Carla Ford, Henry's wife on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history butch Cassidy (Robert Leroy Parker) born.
Apr 13 Butch Cassidy, [Robert LeRoy Parker], American desperado (Wild Bunch Passage) on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1866 anne Mansfield Sullivan, US, educated Helen Keller
Apr 15 William Jackson, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1866 karakozov attempts to assassinate Tsar Alexander II of Russia
Apr 16 Nitroglycerine at Wells Fargo & Co office explodes in the year 1866.
Apr 19 Henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell) in the year 1866.
Apr 20 Victor Hollaender, composer on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1866 hans von Seeckt, German general (Future of the Reich)
Apr 24 On this day in history victoria BC is connected to British Columbia mainland via cable and telegraph.
May 01 In the year 1866 american Equal Rights Association forms
May 02 In the year 1866 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 Cornelis J K van Aalst, president (Dutch Trading Company) in the year 1866.
May 07 German premier Otto von Bismarck seriously wounded in assassin attempt in the year 1866.
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 On this day in history ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer
May 16 In the year 1866 charles Elmer Hires invents root beer
May 16 Congress authorizes nickel 5¢ piece (replaces silver half-dime) in the year 1866.
May 16 Ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1866 the U S Congress authorizes the minting of a 5-cent coin The nickel is born
May 17 In the year 1866 adolf Bernhard Marx, composer, dies at 70
May 17 The birth of Erik Satie, French composer on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1866 french Government of De Putte resigns
May 18 French Govt of De Putte resigns in the year 1866.