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Historical Events In 1866

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Apr 04   On this day in history alexander II of Russia narrowly escapes an assassination attempt in the city of Kiev.  

Apr 04   George P Baker, US playwright (47 Workshop) on this day in history.  

Apr 06   G.A.R. forms in the year 1866.  

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   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   On this day in history american Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms  

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   In the year 1866 butch Cassidy (Robert Leroy Parker) born.  

Apr 13   On this day in history butch Cassidy, [Robert LeRoy Parker], American desperado (Wild Bunch Passage)  

Apr 14   Anne Mansfield Sullivan, US, educated Helen Keller on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history 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   Hans von Seeckt, German general (Future of the Reich) in the year 1866.  

Apr 24   On this day in history 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   Woodward's Gardens opens to public in the year 1866.  

May 07   Cornelis J K van Aalst, president (Dutch Trading Company) on this day in history.  

May 07   German premier Otto von Bismarck seriously wounded in assassin attempt on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1866.  

May 16   On this day in history charles Elmer Hires invents root beer  

May 16   Congress authorizes nickel 5¢ piece (replaces silver half-dime) on this day in history.  

May 16   In the year 1866 ernest Watson Burgess, US sociologist (ecological school)  

May 16   The U S Congress authorizes the minting of a 5-cent coin The nickel is born on this day in history.  

May 17   Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1866.  

May 17   In the year 1866 the birth of Erik Satie, French composer  

May 18   On this day in history french Government of De Putte resigns  

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Famous Birthdays In 1866

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Prof Gilbert Murray, Australian classical scholar (d. 1957) was born in the year 1866.  

Jan 08   In the year 1866 birth of william G. Conley, American politician (d. 1940)  

Jan 09   Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  

Jan 13   Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In the year 1866 birth of nathan Söderblom, Swedish archbishop, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1931)  

Jan 19   On this day in history birth of harry Davenport, NYC, actor/director (Her Unborn Child, My Sin)  

Jan 20   Richard Le Gallienne, English writer (Maker of Gainborg) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 25   On this day in history birth of emile Vandervelde, leader of Belgian BWP party  

Famous Deaths In 1866

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) died on this day in history.  

Jan 15   M T d'Azeglio, writer, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 23   In the year 1866 death of thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)  

Jan 27   On this day in history john Gibson, sculptor, dies  

Feb 03   François-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809) died in the year 1866.  

Mar 04   On this day in history alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder Disciples of Christ, dies at 77  

Mar 06   On this day in history death of william Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)  

Mar 10   Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.  

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