Historical Events In 1854
Saturday, 20 July 2019
May 31 On this day in history vatroslav Lisinski, composer, dies at 34
Jun 09 Gerardus J P J Bolland, Dutch philosopher (Bolland Society) in the year 1854.
Jun 10 In the year 1854 georg F B Reiman proposes that space is curved
Jun 10 Georg F.B. Reiman proposes that space is curved in the year 1854.
Jun 10 The U.S. Naval Academy holds its first graduation in Annapolis, Maryland on this day in history.
Jun 13 Charles Algernon Parsons, British inventor (steam turbine) on this day in history.
Jun 14 Frederik Rung, composer on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history edward Wyllis Scripps, publisher/journalist
Jun 19 In the year 1854 alfredo Catalani, composer
Jun 21 In the year 1854 first Victoria Cross won during bombardment of Bomarsund in the Aland Islands.
Jun 23 In the year 1854 antwerp-Roosendaal railway goes into use
Jun 26 Robert Laird Borden, (C), 8th Canadian PM (1911-20) on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1854 gadsden Purchase (parts of Az, NM) from Mexico for $10 million
Jun 29 Netherlands allows corporal punishment in the year 1854.
Jul 04 On this day in history heinrich Zollner, composer
Jul 04 Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian, dies at 72 in the year 1854.
Jul 06 In the year 1854 1st Republican state convention (Ripon Wisc)
Jul 06 On this day in history the first Republican state convention, Ripon, Wisc
Jul 12 George Eastman, Waterville NY, inventor (Kodak camera) in the year 1854.
Jul 12 The birth of George Eastman, American pioneer in photography on this day in history.
Jul 13 US forces shell & burn San Juan del Norte, Nicaragua on this day in history.
Jul 14 Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer in the year 1854.
Jul 15 Wincenty Studzinski, composer, dies at 39 in the year 1854.
Jul 18 Abbas Hilmi I, viceroy of Egypt, dies at about 41 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Daniel Josephus Jitta, Dutch High Court lawyer in the year 1854.
Jul 22 J R Hind discovers asteroid #30 Urania in the year 1854.
Jul 29 Georg Kerschensteiner, German educator (Theory of Education) on this day in history.
Jul 31 Jose Canalejas contributes Mendez, premier of Spain (1910-12) on this day in history.
Aug 02 Francis Marion Crawford, British author in the year 1854.
Aug 03 In the year 1854 fernand de La Tombelle, composer
Aug 04 The Hinomaru is established as the official flag to be flown from Japanese ships on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history congress passes Confiscation Act
Aug 08 In the year 1854 smith & Wesson patents metal bullet cartridges
Aug 09 Frederik Augustus II, king of Saxon (1836-54), dies at 57 in the year 1854.