Historical Events In 1851
Friday, 18 September 2020
Jul 19 Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut) in the year 1851.
Jul 23 On this day in history charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion)
Jul 23 On this day in history treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US
Jul 24 Window tax abolished in Britain in the year 1851.
Jul 28 First ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made on this day in history.
Jul 28 Total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph in the year 1851.
Jul 29 In the year 1851 a De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia
Jul 29 In the year 1851 annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
Aug 03 On this day in history isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader
Aug 12 In the year 1851 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora
Aug 12 Isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine in the year 1851.
Aug 13 In the year 1851 john Lincoln Clem, Drummer (Union volunteers), died in 1937
Aug 15 [Georgette A] Helena Amelung, Dutch actress (Scapegoat) in the year 1851.
Aug 17 In the year 1851 henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist
Aug 19 In the year 1851 frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11)
Aug 19 Gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history gold fields discovered in Australia
Aug 22 In the year 1851 yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)
Aug 25 [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1851 willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer
Sep 04 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member in the year 1851.
Sep 13 In the year 1851 walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever
Sep 15 On this day in history emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra)
Sep 15 Saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the year 1851.
Sep 18 On this day in history new York Times publishes for the first time
Sep 18 In the year 1851 new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)
Sep 18 On this day in history nY Times starts publishing
Sep 22 On this day in history the city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines.
Sep 28 Henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah) on this day in history.
Oct 01 1st Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history the first Hawaiian stamps issued
Oct 02 Ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I on this day in history.
Oct 02 The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass is demonstrated but proves to be a fake in the year 1851.
Oct 15 George F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament) in the year 1851.