Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Historical Events In 1866

Sunday, 18 April 2021

May 18   French Govt of De Putte resigns in the year 1866.  

May 21   On this day in history 1st-class debut of G F Grace aged 15 years 159 days  

May 23   On this day in history gustav Aschaffenburg, German psychiatrist/criminalologist  

May 24   On this day in history armando Frid, Argentina, live until July 28 1990 (124 years)  

May 24   On this day in history berkeley CA named (for George Berkeley, Bishop of Cloyne)  

May 24   Berkeley, Calif named (for George Berkeley, Bishop of Cloyne) on this day in history.  

May 26   John Eigenhuis, writer (Tough Workers) on this day in history.  

May 28   On this day in history dutch Government of Zuylen van Nijevelt/Heemskerk forms  

May 28   On this day in history dutch govt of Zuylen van Nijevelt/Heemskerk forms  

May 30   On this day in history opera "Die Verkaufte Braut" premieres (Prague)  

May 31   In the year 1866 vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer  

Jun 01   On this day in history general Dutch Typographer Union forms  

Jun 01   In the year 1866 renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US  

Jun 02   Renegade Irish Fenians surrender to US forces on this day in history.  

Jun 07   Chief Seattle, Native American leader on this day in history.  

Jun 07   In the year 1866 irish Fenians raid Pigeon Hill, Quebec  

Jun 07   Irish Fenians raid Pigeon Hill, Qu‚bec on this day in history.  

Jun 11   The Allahabad High Court (then Agra High Court) is established in India on this day in history.  

Jun 13   On this day in history house passes 14th Amendment  

Jun 13   House passes 14th Amendment (Civil rights for blacks) in the year 1866.  

Jun 13   Lambertus Zijl, sculptor (Trade scholarship) on this day in history.  

Jun 15   In the year 1866 c H F Peters discovers asteroid #88 Thisbe  

Jun 15   Prussia attacks Austria on this day in history.  

Jun 18   Jacobus T Abels, painter, dies at 62 in the year 1866.  

Jun 20   On this day in history italy declares war on Austria  

Jun 20   In the year 1866 ivans, [Jacob van Schevichaven], Dutch lawyer/detective writer  

Jun 23   In the year 1866 samuel Sarphati, Amsterdam physician/social activist, dies at 53  

Jun 24   2nd Battle at Custozza: Prussian-Austria beats Italian army on this day in history.  

Jun 26   Josef Swickard, Coblenz Germany, actor (Lost City, Tale of 2 Cities) on this day in history.  

Jul 03   Albert Gottschalk, Danish painter on this day in history.  

Jul 04   Firecracker thrown in wood starts fire destroying half of Portland, Mainee, US in the year 1866.  

Jul 04   Firecracker thrown in wood starts fire destroying much of Portland, Me in the year 1866.  

Jul 10   Indelible pencil patented by Edson P Clark, Northampton, Mass on this day in history.  

Jul 10   Indelible pencil patents by Edson P Clark, Northampton, Mass on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1866

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Prof Gilbert Murray, Australian classical scholar (d. 1957) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   William G. Conley, American politician (d. 1940) was born on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1866.  

Jan 25   Emile Vandervelde, leader of Belgian BWP party was born in the year 1866.  

Famous Deaths In 1866

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) died in the year 1866.  

Jan 15   In the year 1866 m T d'Azeglio, writer, dies  

Jan 23   Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785) died in the year 1866.  

Jan 27   John Gibson, sculptor, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 03   On this day in history death of françois-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809)  

Mar 04   Alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder Disciples of Christ, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Mar 06   William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794) died on this day in history.  

Mar 10   In the year 1866 antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Biden be a better president than Trump?
Yes
No
Don't Know