Historical Events In 1851
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jul 19 In the year 1851 hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer (head of Jut)
Jul 23 On this day in history charles Bannerman, Aussie cricket batsman (1st centurion)
Jul 23 Treaty of Traverse des Sioux signed by Sioux Indians & US in the year 1851.
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 In the year 1851 total solar eclipse captured on a daguerreotype photograph
Jul 29 A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #15 Eunomia in the year 1851.
Jul 29 In the year 1851 annibale de Gasparis discovers asteroid 15 Eunomia.
Aug 03 In the year 1851 isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader
Aug 12 In the year 1851 1st America's Cup-US schooner America beats British yacht Aurora
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) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist in the year 1851.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history yacht "America" wins first Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup)
Aug 25 In the year 1851 [Willem] Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
Aug 29 Willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1851 new York Times publishes for the first time
Sep 18 On this day in history new York Times starts publishing (2 cents a copy)
Sep 18 NY Times starts publishing on this day in history.
Sep 22 The city of Des Moines, Iowa was incorporated as Fort Des Moines in the year 1851.
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 The first Hawaiian stamps issued on this day in history.
Oct 02 Ferdinand Foch, France, responsible for Allies winning WW I in the year 1851.
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.