Historical Events In 1866
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Sep 01 James "Gentleman Jim" Corbett, heavyweight champion boxer (1892-97) on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history last Navaho chief Manuelito, turns self in at Fort Wingate
Sep 02 Hiram Johnson, (Gov-Progressive-Cal) in the year 1866.
Sep 03 Alain Locke, famous African in the year 1866.
Sep 04 1st Hawaiian daily newspaper published in the year 1866.
Sep 04 On this day in history the first Hawaiian daily newspaper published
Sep 06 In the year 1866 frederick Douglass is 1st US black delegate to a national convention
Sep 09 On this day in history gergely Czuczor, Hungarian/Czech poet/translator, dies at 65
Sep 10 Tor Bernhard Vilhelm Aulin, composer in the year 1866.
Sep 13 In the year 1866 adolf Meyer, US, psychiatrist/neurologist (pioneered mental hygiene)
Sep 20 Gustave Doret, composer in the year 1866.
Sep 21 In the year 1866 charles Jean Henri Nicolle France, bacteriologist (Nobel-1928)
Sep 21 On this day in history the birth of H.G Wells, English writer
Sep 22 On this day in history decisive battle of Curupaity in the War of the Triple Alliance.
Sep 23 In the year 1866 edouard Combe, composer
Sep 25 (Leonard W) Jerome Park opens in Bronx for horse racing on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1866 thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
Sep 26 Carl Almqvist, Swedish author (Amorina), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 27 Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage) on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1866 dutch Eindhoven-Venlo railway opens
Oct 02 In the year 1866 charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist
Oct 02 J Osterhoudt patents tin can with key opener on this day in history.
Oct 03 Learmont Drysdale, composer on this day in history.
Oct 06 1st train robbery in US (Reno Brothers take $13,000) in the year 1866.
Oct 06 On this day in history first train robbery in US
Oct 06 Reginald Aubrey Fessenden, broadcast 1st program of voice & music on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1866 martha McChesney Berry, US, founded Berry School for Children
Oct 12 Antonie Waldrop, painter/lithographer on this day in history.
Oct 15 Great fire in Quebec destroys 2,500 houses on this day in history.
Oct 16 Pieter J Kromsigt, theologist/publicist (Troffel & Sword) in the year 1866.
Oct 19 In the year 1866 clarence Lucas, composer
Oct 22 Paraguay: Battle of Curupaytí against Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay on this day in history.
Oct 25 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer in the year 1866.
Oct 30 Jesse James gang robs bank in Lexington Missouri ($2000) on this day in history.