Historical Events In 1854
Sunday, 19 January 2020
Oct 10 On this day in history uS Assay Office in NY City, NY opens
Oct 12 Lincoln University founded as Ashmun Institute on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1854 karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist
Oct 16 In the year 1854 the birth of Oscar Wilde, Irish born novelist and playwright
Oct 17 On this day in history miners burn down Eureka Hotel, Ballarat, after court dismisses murder charges against hotelier James Bentley, accused of kicking a young miner to death
Oct 17 In the year 1854 the Australian newspaper The Age, is published for the first time in Melbourne
Oct 18 Bill Murdoch, cricketer (great pioneer of Australian Test cricket) on this day in history.
Oct 20 On this day in history alphonse Allais, French author/humorist (Pass the Bile)
Oct 21 Florence Nightingale and a staff of 38 nurses were sent to the Crimean War on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history j Gotthelf, writer, dies at 57
Oct 23 The Times give precise British positions in Krim on this day in history.
Oct 24 Hendrik W Bakhuis Roozeboom, chemist (Heterogenen Gleichgewichte) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Charge of Light Brigade (Battle of Balaklava, Crimean War), 409 die on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1854 the Charge of the Light Brigade takes place during the Crimean War.
Oct 25 In the year 1854 the infamous 'Charge of the Light Brigade' takes place at Balaklava,during the Crimean War
Oct 26 On this day in history august T C Kiehl, Dutch actor (Pearl of Zaandam)
Oct 28 In the year 1854 james P Carrell, composer, dies at 67
Oct 31 Georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt) in the year 1854.
Nov 02 Cobblestone paving of Washington St between Dupont & Kearny starts in the year 1854.
Nov 04 On this day in history lighthouse established on Alcatraz Island
Nov 04 On this day in history lighthouse forms on Alcatraz Island
Nov 05 ... Soimonov, Russian general, dies in battle of Inkermann in the year 1854.
Nov 05 Crimean War: British & French defeat Russian force of 50,000 in the year 1854.
Nov 06 In the year 1854 john Phillip Sousa, Wash DC, march king (Stars & Stripes Forever)
Nov 06 The birth of John Philip Sousa, American composer and conductor in the year 1854.
Nov 09 In the year 1854 franz Liszt's "Fest-Long," premieres
Nov 09 Joseph Miroslav Weber, composer on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1854 "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 13 George Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke) on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1854 the ship "New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300
Nov 15 In Egypt, the Suez Canal, linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, is given the necessary royal concession on this day in history.
Nov 16 Jules van de Heuvel, Belgian lawyer/politician in the year 1854.
Nov 17 On this day in history louis HG Lyautey, French minister of Defense (1916-17)
Nov 19 In the year 1854 alberich Zwyssig, composer, dies at 46