Historical Events In 1865
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Jul 07 In the year 1865 lewis Paine, David Herold, George Atzerodt, and Mary Surratt were executed for their role in a conspiracy to throw the Union government into turmoil.
Jul 07 Mary Surratt, & 3 other Lincoln conspirators, hanged in the year 1865.
Jul 10 In the year 1865 jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes)
Jul 13 On this day in history horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 On this day in history pT Barnum's museum burns down
Jul 14 In the year 1865 1st ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 14 Annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1865 the first ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 15 Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian, dies at 55
Jul 16 On this day in history george A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist
Jul 18 In the year 1865 laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)
Jul 19 In the year 1865 charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic)
Jul 21 In the year 1865 in the market square of Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shoots and kills Davis Tutt in what is regarded as the first true western showdown.
Jul 21 Robert Kahn, composer on this day in history.
Jul 22 V E Walker takes 10-104 in an innings for Middlesex v Lancs on this day in history.
Jul 23 Friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige in the year 1865.
Jul 24 On this day in history frank Wedekind, writer
Jul 24 On this day in history johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30
Jul 25 "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor in the year 1865.
Jul 25 In the year 1865 jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants)
Jul 26 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 Philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel in the year 1865.
Jul 27 Welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina on this day in history.
Jul 29 Nicola Spinelli, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1865 george Wright, US Union brig-general, dies at 61
Jul 30 On this day in history pope Pius IX visits Suriname
Jul 31 In the year 1865 east India Squadron established to operate from Sunda Strait to Japan.
Jul 31 The first narrow gauge mainline railway in the world opens at Grandchester, Australia in the year 1865.
Aug 02 On this day in history irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 02 In the year 1865 lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"
Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) in the year 1865.
Aug 12 On this day in history william Jackson Hooker, botanist, dies