Historical Events In 1851
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jul 19 In the year 1851 hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut)
Jul 23 Charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion) in the year 1851.
Jul 23 Treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1851 window tax abolished in Britain
Jul 28 In the year 1851 first ever photograph of a total eclipse of the Sun made
Jul 28 Total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph in the year 1851.
Jul 29 A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
Aug 03 In the year 1851 isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader
Aug 12 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history isaac Singer granted patent for his sewing machine
Aug 13 On this day in history 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 Frans Schollaert, Belgian premier (1908-11) in the year 1851.
Aug 19 Gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1851.
Aug 22 Gold fields discovered in Australia in the year 1851.
Aug 22 On this day in history yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)
Aug 25 On this day in history [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
Aug 29 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1851 john Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member
Sep 13 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow fever in the year 1851.
Sep 15 Emilia Pardo Bazan, Spanish countess/writer (Sirena Negra) in the year 1851.
Sep 15 On this day in history saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sep 18 In the year 1851 new York Times publishes for the first time
Sep 18 New York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy) on this day in history.
Sep 18 NY Times starts publishing in the year 1851.
Sep 22 In the year 1851 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 On this day in history 1st Hawaiian stamps issued
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 on this day in history.
Oct 15 George F Moore, US theologist (Hebrews, Old Testament) on this day in history.