Historical Events In 1855
Saturday, 23 February 2019
May 02 On this day in history theodore Moses Tobani, composer
May 03 Antwerp-Rotterdam railway opens in the year 1855.
May 04 Camille Pleyel, Austria piano builder/composer, dies at 66 in the year 1855.
May 05 On this day in history nYC regains Castle Clinton, to be used for immigration
May 09 Julius Rontgen, composer on this day in history.
May 10 Anatoli Liadov, St Petersburg, Russia, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS] on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake)
May 15 Eduard earl of Keyserling, German writer (Dritte Stiege) on this day in history.
May 15 Jan Mazereeuw, Frisian farmer/sect leader, dies at 75 in the year 1855.
May 21 In the year 1855 emile A G Verhaeren, Belgian poet/writer (Les Flammes Hautes)
May 24 In the year 1855 arthur Wing Pinero, British playwright
May 27 On this day in history nikolaj A Bestoezjev, Russ writer/painter (Account of Holland), dies
Jun 01 On this day in history uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
Jun 02 On this day in history the Portland Rum Riot occurs in Portland, Maine.
Jun 05 In the year 1855 anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's 1st convention
Jun 05 Anti-foreign anti-Roman Catholic Know-Nothing Party's first convention in the year 1855.
Jun 13 On this day in history opera "Les Vêpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris)
Jun 14 Robert Marion La Follette, Wisconsin, pres candidate (Progressive) on this day in history.
Jun 17 Fritz Steinbach, composer in the year 1855.
Jun 17 In the year 1855 heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, 2000+ killed
Jun 20 Commissioners appointed to lay out SF streets west of Larkin on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1855 sam Morris, Hobart, cricketer (Barbados parents only black Aus player)
Jun 23 Maude Valerie White, composer on this day in history.
Jun 28 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1855.
Jun 28 In the year 1855 the Sigma Chi Fraternity was founded at Miami University
Jul 03 On this day in history piotr Maszynski, composer
Jul 04 In Brooklyn, New York, the first edition of Walt Whitman's book of poems, titled Leaves of Grass, is published in the year 1855.
Jul 09 Johann P Zilcher, German composer in the year 1855.
Jul 09 Lord Raglan Commander of the British forces during the Crimean War on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1855 richard Samuel Hughes, composer
Jul 16 In the year 1855 charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer
Jul 20 In the year 1855 1st train from Rotterdam to Utrecht in Netherlands
Jul 25 In the year 1855 edward Solomon, composer
Jul 30 In the year 1855 james Edward Kelly, US, sculptor "Sculptor of American History"