Historical Events In 1865
Friday, 14 May 2021
Jul 07 4 Lincoln assassination conspirators, including Mary Surratt, hanged on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1865 jan "Pa" van der Steur, Dutch philanthropist (Steurtjes)
Jul 13 In the year 1865 horace Greeley advises his readers to "Go west young man"
Jul 13 PT Barnum's museum burns down in the year 1865.
Jul 14 On this day in history 1st ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 14 On this day in history annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
Jul 14 In the year 1865 the first ascent of Matterhorn
Jul 15 In the year 1865 alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe
Jul 15 On this day in history reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian, dies at 55
Jul 16 George A Birmingham, [Rev James Owen Hannay], novelist on this day in history.
Jul 18 Laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina) on this day in history.
Jul 19 Charles Horace Mayo, surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic) on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1865 robert Kahn, composer
Jul 22 V E Walker takes 10-104 in an innings for Middlesex v Lancs in the year 1865.
Jul 23 Friedrich Aereboe, landhuishoudkundige in the year 1865.
Jul 24 Frank Wedekind, writer on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1865 johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30
Jul 25 "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor on this day in history.
Jul 25 Jac[obus] P Thijsse, Dutch biologist/educator (Contact with Plants) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
Jul 26 Patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1865 philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
Jul 27 Welsh settlers arrive at Chubut in Argentina in the year 1865.
Jul 29 On this day in history nicola Spinelli, composer
Jul 30 On this day in history 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 In the year 1865 irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
Aug 02 On this day in history lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"
Aug 10 In the year 1865 alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana)