Historical Events In 1861
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Nov 30 In the year 1861 french Gailliard, Belgian painter (Zeustempel in Athens)
Nov 30 Harper's Weekly publishes EE Beers' "All quiet along the Potomac" in the year 1861.
Dec 04 Lillian Russell, [Helen Leonard], US, singer/actress (Great Mogul) on this day in history.
Dec 05 Armando V Diaz, Italian marshal/minister of War (1922-24) in the year 1861.
Dec 08 On this day in history aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman)
Dec 08 William Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, Durant Motors; was born on this day in history.
Dec 09 Battle of Bird Creek, Indian Terr (High Shoal, Chusto-Talasah) on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1861 battle of Alleghany Summit, WV
Dec 14 Albert, prince consort of Engld/husband of Queen Victoria, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Dec 14 Prince Albert, husband of England's Queen Victoria, dies in London on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1861 charles Edgar Duryea, inventor (1st auto built & operated in US)
Dec 15 Gualtiero Sanelli, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1861.
Dec 16 On this day in history karol Joseph Lipinski, composer, dies at 71
Dec 17 On this day in history fritz Volbach, German musicologist/conductor/composer
Dec 18 Lionel Monckton, composer in the year 1861.
Dec 19 Battle of Black Water in the year 1861.
Dec 19 Constance [Clara] Garnett, Brighton Engld, Russian-English translator on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1861 battle of Dranesville, VA
Dec 21 On this day in history congress authorizes the Medal of Honor, the Nation's highest award, for Naval personnel.
Dec 22 In the year 1861 erich Schaeder, German theologist (Theocentric Theology)
Dec 22 In the year 1861 sara Jeannette Duncan, journalist, novelist, was born at Brantford, Ontario, she joined the Toronto Globe in 1886-87, as its first female full time journalist
Dec 26 In the year 1861 friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory)
Dec 26 Philip St George Cocke, Confederate brig-gen, commits suicide at 52 on this day in history.
Dec 30 US, banks stops payments in gold on this day in history.
Dec 31 22,990 mm of rain falls in Cherrapunji Assam in 1861, world record on this day in history.