Historical Events In 1854
Monday, 25 March 2019
Aug 09 Henry David Thoreau publishes "Walden" in the year 1854.
Aug 10 On this day in history j Scott Lidgett, London, theologist
Aug 12 In the year 1854 alfred Gilbert, sculptor/goldsmith
Aug 16 Duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1854 friedrich WJ von Schelling, German philosopher, dies at 79
Aug 22 Milan I, King of Serbia in the year 1854.
Aug 23 In the year 1854 moritz Moszkowski, composer
Aug 24 National emigration convention meets in Cleveland in the year 1854.
Aug 24 On this day in history nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer
Aug 29 In the year 1854 self-governing windmill patented (Daniel Halladay)
Aug 30 On this day in history john Fremont issues proclamation freeing slaves of Missouri rebels
Sep 01 Engelbert Humperdinck, Germany, opera composer (Parisfal) on this day in history.
Sep 04 English/French assault on Petropavlovsk Kamchatka on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history willem M van Rossum, Dutch cardinal/prefect of Propaganda File
Sep 10 In the year 1854 anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth manufacturer (Vroom & Dreesman)
Sep 14 In the year 1854 allied armies, including those of Britain & France, land in Crimea
Sep 17 Hans Muller, music historian in the year 1854.
Sep 19 Henry Meyer patents sleeping rail car in the year 1854.
Sep 20 Battle at Alma Krim: 1,000 British soldiers died on this day in history.
Sep 20 British and French defeat Russians at Alma, in the Crimea on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1854 cornelis W Lely, Dutch engineer/gov of Suriname (1902-05)
Sep 27 In the year 1854 steamship "Arctic" sinks with 300 people on board
Sep 27 In the year 1854 the steamship liner Arctic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean, killing 300 people
Sep 28 Adam Sedgwick, Norwich England, English zoologist (Peripatus) in the year 1854.
Sep 29 In the year 1854 martin Pluddemann, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1854 the watch company founded in 1850 in Roxbury by Aaron Lufkin Dennison relocates to Waltham, Massachusetts, to become the Waltham Watch Company, a pioneer in the American System of Watch Manufacturing.
Oct 03 William Crawford Gorgas, US, Surgeon-Gen, help cure yellow fever on this day in history.
Oct 04 Abraham Lincoln made his 1st political speech at Illinois State Fair in the year 1854.
Oct 04 On this day in history honest Abe Lincoln made his first great political speech while attending the Illinois State Fair in Springfield.
Oct 06 On this day in history the Great fire of Newcastle and Gateshead started shortly after midnight, leading to 53 deaths and hundreds injured.
Oct 07 Christiaan R de Wet, South Africa, Boer General (Nicholsonsnek) on this day in history.
Oct 09 the siege of Sebastopol begins on this day in history.
Oct 10 Jeronimo Gimenez y Bellido, composer in the year 1854.
Oct 10 In the year 1854 uS Assay Office in New York City, NY opens