Historical Events In 1837
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Mar 04 In the year 1837 weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American
Mar 07 Henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter) in the year 1837.
Mar 12 In the year 1837 felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer
Mar 13 On this day in history nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66
Mar 14 On this day in history charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)
Mar 18 Grover Cleveland, [Stephen], NJ, 22nd/24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97) on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1837 robert Daniel Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919
Mar 23 Joseph Wieniawski, composer on this day in history.
Mar 24 Canada gives blacks the right to vote in the year 1837.
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium on this day in history.
Mar 26 Joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53 in the year 1837.
Mar 28 On this day in history felix Mendelssohn marries CÃ©cile Jeanrenaud
Mar 29 In the year 1837 maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
Mar 31 On this day in history death of English landscape painter John Constable.
Mar 31 John Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1837 robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA
Apr 03 On this day in history john Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake)
Apr 05 Algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon) on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1837 ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861
Apr 15 Horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921 in the year 1837.
Apr 17 Edouard viscount de Walckiers, very wealthy slave trader, dies in the year 1837.
Apr 17 John Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel) on this day in history.
Apr 17 The birth of John Pierpont Morgan, American industrialist on this day in history.
Apr 19 Cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth on this day in history.
Apr 21 Fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908) on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1837 friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat (die graue Eminenz)
Apr 25 William Charles Levey, composer in the year 1837.
Apr 30 Alfred Gaul, composer on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order)
May 03 On this day in history the University of Athens is founded.
May 05 In the year 1837 niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85
May 09 On this day in history "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez Miss; 175 dies
May 09 "Sherrod" burns in Mississippi River below Natchez MS; 175 dies on this day in history.
May 09 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (cycling, motorcars) on this day in history.