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Historical Events In 1840

Thursday, 22 August 2019

Jan 01   1st recorded bowling match in US, Knickerbocker Alleys, NYC in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   1st deep sea sounding in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   Father Joseph Damien de Veuster, Belgium, helped lepers in Hawaii in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   On this day in history the first deep sea sounding is recorded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history john Doby Kennedy, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Records show 95,820 licensed public houses in England on this date in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 10   Penny Post mail system is starts in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 10   Penny Post mail system started on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 13   On this day in history the steamship Lexington burns and sinks four miles off the coast of Long Island with the loss of 139 lives.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   In the year 1840 austin Dobson, England, poet/critic/biographer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 18   In the year 1840 electro-Magnetic Intelligencer, 1st US electrical journal, appears  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   Electro-Magnetic Intelligencer, first US electrical journal, appears in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 19   Antarctica discovered, Charles Wilkes expedition (US claim) in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 19   LT Charles Wilkes, USN is first American to discover Antarctic coast in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   On this day in history dumont D'Urville discovers Adélie Land, Antarctica  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   Dumont D'Urville discovers Adélie Land, Antarctica on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   In the year 1840 dutch King Willem II crowned  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 21   Sophia Louisa Jex-Blake, pioneer English woman physician in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   On this day in history british colonists reach New Zealand.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   The first British colonists arrive at Port Nicholson, New Zealand in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 23   In the year 1840 ernst Abbe, Germany, physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 01   In the year 1840 baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1st in US, incorporated  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 01   On this day in history the first U.S. college of Dentistry is chartered in Baltimore, MD.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02   Louis Bourgault-Ducoudray, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 05   In the year 1840 hiram Stevens Maxim, inventor (automatic single-barrel rifle)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 05   In the year 1840 the birth of John Dunlop, Scottish inventor of pneumatic bicycle tire  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 06   In the year 1840 waitangi Day; treaty signed between Britain & Maoris of New Zealand  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 06   On this day in history waitangi Day; treaty signed between Britain & Maoris of NZ  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 10   British queen Victoria marries her cousin Albert von Saksen-Coburg on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 10   On this day in history queen Victoria of England marries Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 11   Gaetano Donizetti's Opera "La Fille du Regiment," premieres in Paris in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 11   Sanuel Dana Greene, Lt Cmdr (Union Navy), died in 1884 in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 12   Housatonic Railroad opens on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 13   Georg Jacobi, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In 1840

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Jan 03   Father Joseph Damien de Veuster, Belgium, helped lepers in Hawaii was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of john Doby Kennedy, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 10   Louis Nazaire Bégin, French Canadian archbishop and cardinal (d. 1925) was born in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   Austin Dobson, England, poet/critic/biographer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   Ernst Rudorff, composer was born in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 21   Sophia Louisa Jex-Blake, pioneer English woman physician was born in the year 1840.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   Ernest Roland Wilberforce, English bishop (d. 1907) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 23   Ernst Abbe, Germany, physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Famous Deaths In 1840

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 06   In the year 1840 death of fanny Burney, English novelist and diarist (b. 1752)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 22   In the year 1840 death of johann Friedrich Blumenbach, German anthropologist (b. 1752)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 02   Heinrich Olbers, German astronomer (comets & asteroids), dies at 81 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 12   In the year 1840 friedrich Westenholz, composer, dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 22   Étienne Bobillier, French mathematician (b. 1798) died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 28   In the year 1840 simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 30   On this day in history george (Beau) Brummell, Dandy, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 19   On this day in history death of jean-Jacques Lartigue, Roman catholic bishop of Montreal (b. 1777)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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