Historical Events In 1818
Monday, 10 August 2020
May 25 Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian in the year 1818.
May 26 On this day in history michael A Barclay de Tolly, Russian fieldmarshal/War Minister, dies
May 27 Amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragette known for her pantaloons in the year 1818.
May 28 On this day in history 1st steam-vessel to sail Great Lakes launched
May 28 On this day in history pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, US Confederate gen (Hero of Sumter)
May 28 The first steam-vessel to sail Great Lakes launched on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history john Albion Andrew, Gov (Union), died in 1867
Jun 03 Maratha Wars between British & Maratha Confederacy in India ends on this day in history.
Jun 04 John van Well, choreographer/mime (Pierrot), dies at 44 in the year 1818.
Jun 10 Pesaro opera theater opens with Rossini's "La gaza ladra" on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1818 egwale Seyon, Emperor of Ethiopia
Jun 17 In the year 1818 charles Francois Gounod, Paris France, opera composer (Faust)
Jun 21 In the year 1818 ernst II, duke of Saxon-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer
Jun 23 In the year 1818 simon Vissering, Dutch economist/minister of Finances (1879-81)
Jun 29 On this day in history carl P Fohr, German painter/cartoonist, dies at 22
Jun 30 Edward John Hopkins, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist
Jul 06 In the year 1818 adolf Anderssen, Prussia, world chess champion (1851-66)
Jul 10 John Stuart "Cerro Gordo" Williams, Brig General (Confederate Army) in the year 1818.
Jul 11 Keats writes "In the Cottage Where Burns is Born," "Lines Written in the Highlands," & "Gadfly" on this day in history.
Jul 14 Nathaniel Lyon, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1861 in the year 1818.
Jul 15 In the year 1818 heinrich Esser, composer
Jul 24 In the year 1818 felix Godefroid, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history emily Jane Bronte, England, novelist (Wuthering Heights)
Jul 30 The birth of Emily Bronte, English novelist on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1818 heinrich Kiepert, German cartographer/geographer
Aug 01 In the year 1818 maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer on Nantucket Island
Aug 02 On this day in history [Willem] Alexander FCNM, prince of the Netherlands/general-major
Aug 03 On this day in history hM Jozef Schadde, Flemish architect (New Stock exchange Antwerp)
Aug 04 Lovell Harrison Rosseau, Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history henry Charles Litolff, French composer/pianist
Aug 13 On this day in history lucy Blackwell-Stone, US abolitionist (US Woman's Suffrage Assn)
Aug 18 In the year 1818 william Farquhar Barry, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1879
Aug 19 On this day in history cAPT James Biddle takes possession of Oregon Territory for U.S.