Historical Events In 1866
Monday, 19 November 2018
Apr 04 George P Baker, US playwright (47 Workshop) on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1866 g.A.R. forms
Apr 06 In the year 1866 joseph Lincoln Steffens, muckraker/journalist (Shame of the Cities)
Apr 06 On this day in history the birth of Butch Cassidy, American 'Wild West' outlaw
Apr 08 Italy and Prussia ally against Austria-Hungary on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1866 civil Rights Bill passes over Pres Andrew Johnson's veto
Apr 10 In the year 1866 american Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms
Apr 10 Campobello New Brunswick Irish American Fenians attack Campobello Island from Eastport, Maine; persuaded to leave by British warships, US agents in the year 1866.
Apr 11 On this day in history 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 On this day in history anne Mansfield Sullivan, US, educated Helen Keller
Apr 15 William Jackson, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1866.
Apr 16 On this day in history karakozov attempts to assassinate Tsar Alexander II of Russia
Apr 16 In the year 1866 nitroglycerine at Wells Fargo & Co office explodes
Apr 19 Henri WA Deterding, Dutch oil magnate (Royal Oil, Shell) on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1866 victor Hollaender, composer
Apr 22 On this day in history hans von Seeckt, German general (Future of the Reich)
Apr 24 Victoria BC is connected to British Columbia mainland via cable and telegraph on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history american Equal Rights Association forms
May 02 In the year 1866 peruvian defenders fight off Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.
May 04 Woodward's Gardens opens to public in the year 1866.
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 Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer on this day in history.
May 16 Charles Elmer Hires invents root beer on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1866 congress authorizes nickel 5¢ piece (replaces silver half-dime)
May 16 In the year 1866 ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school)
May 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 17 The birth of Erik Satie, French composer in the year 1866.
May 18 French Government of De Putte resigns on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history french Govt of De Putte resigns