Historical Events In 1837
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Mar 04 Weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American in the year 1837.
Mar 07 In the year 1837 henry Draper, Virginia, astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter)
Mar 12 On this day in history felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer
Mar 13 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66 in the year 1837.
Mar 14 In the year 1837 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 On this day in history robert Daniel Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1919
Mar 23 In the year 1837 joseph Wieniawski, composer
Mar 24 In the year 1837 canada gives blacks the right to vote
Mar 24 Philips, Count of Flanders Belgium on this day in history.
Mar 26 Joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Felix Mendelssohn marries Cécile Jeanrenaud in the year 1837.
Mar 29 In the year 1837 maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
Mar 31 Death of English landscape painter John Constable in the year 1837.
Mar 31 John Constable, English painter/water colors painter, dies at 60 in the year 1837.
Mar 31 On this day in history robert Ross McBurney, 1st paid secretary of the YMCA
Apr 03 John Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake) in the year 1837.
Apr 05 In the year 1837 algernon Charles Swinburne, England, poet (Atalanta in Calydon)
Apr 11 Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth, Col (Union Army), died in 1861 on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history horace Porter, Bvt Brig General (Union Army), died in 1921
Apr 17 Edouard viscount de Walckiers, very wealthy slave trader, dies on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history john Pierpont Morgan, US banker/CEO (US Steel)
Apr 17 In the year 1837 the birth of John Pierpont Morgan, American industrialist
Apr 19 On this day in history cheyney University forms as the Institute for Colored Youth
Apr 21 Fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908) in the year 1837.
Apr 24 Friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat (die graue Eminenz) on this day in history.
Apr 25 William Charles Levey, composer in the year 1837.
Apr 30 Alfred Gaul, composer on this day in history.
May 02 Henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order) in the year 1837.
May 03 The University of Athens is founded in the year 1837.
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.