Historical Events In 1855
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jan 05 King Camp Gillette, inventor (safety razor) on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1855 uSS Plymouth crew skirmish with Chinese troops
Jan 09 Clipper Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history the clipper ship Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies
Jan 10 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 in the year 1855.
Jan 10 Peter J Blok, Dutch historian (History of the Dutch People) on this day in history.
Jan 20 Amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer on this day in history.
Jan 21 John M Browning, US, weapons manufacturer in the year 1855.
Jan 22 Ernst Kullak, composer in the year 1855.
Jan 23 In the year 1855 the first bridge over the Mississippi River opens in what is now Minneapolis, Minnesota, a crossing made today by the Father Louis Hennepin Bridge.
Jan 25 Dorothy Wordsworth, writer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 26 Arthur Hervey, composer in the year 1855.
Jan 28 In the year 1855 the first locomotive runs from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean on the Panama Railway.
Jan 28 On this day in history william Seward Burroughs, NY, inventor (recording adding machine)
Jan 31 Western railroads blocked by snow on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1855 third plague pandemic in Worldwide killing 12 million+ in India and China alone people
Feb 01 In the year 1855 yellow fever in United States
Feb 03 In the year 1855 wisconsin Supreme Court declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional
Feb 03 In the year 1855 wisconsin Supreme Ct declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional
Feb 04 In the year 1855 soldiers shoot Jewish families in Coro, Venezuela
Feb 05 British government of Palmerston forms on this day in history.
Feb 05 British govt of Palmerston forms in the year 1855.
Feb 08 In the year 1855 the Devil's Footprints mysteriously appear in southern Devon.
Feb 10 In the year 1855 uS citizenship laws amended all children of US parents born abroad granted US citizenship
Feb 11 In the year 1855 kassa Hailu is crowned Tewodros II, Emperor of Ethiopia, by Abuna Salama III in a ceremony at the church of Derasge Maryam.
Feb 12 Michigan State University was established on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history texas is linked by telegraph to the rest of the United States, with the completion of a connection between New Orleans and Marshall, Texas.
Feb 15 On this day in history gustav Hollaender, composer
Feb 17 Otto Liman von Sanders, German general in Turkey (WW I) on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1855 joseph Hume, social reformer, dies
Feb 21 In the year 1855 alice Freeman Palmer, educator (Hall of Fame)
Feb 23 Carl Friedrich Gauss, mathematician, dies in the year 1855.
Feb 24 In the year 1855 uS Court of Claims established for cases against the government
Feb 24 On this day in history uS Court of Claims forms for cases against govt