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The oldest surviving photograph, Nicéphore Niépce, circa 1826

1826 (MDCCCXXVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). 1823 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1824 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Naval Battle of Navarino by Carneray 1827 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1828 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1829 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1823 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1824 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Naval Battle of Navarino by Carneray 1827 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1828 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1829 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Events and Trends French Revolution ( 1789 - 1799). ... Events and Trends Beginning of the Napoleonic Wars (1803 - 1815). ... Events and Trends End of the Napoleonic Wars in Europe (1803 - 1815). ... Events and Trends Nationalistic independence movements helped reshape the world during this decade: Greece declares independence from the Ottoman Empire (1821). ... // Events and Trends Electromagnetic induction discovered by Michael Faraday Dutch-speaking farmers known as Voortrekkers emigrate northwards from the Cape Colony Croquet invented in Ireland Railroad construction begins in earnest in the United States Egba refugees fleeing the Yoruba civil wars found the city of Abeokuta in south-west Nigeria... // Events and Trends Technology First use of anaesthesia in an operation, by Crawford Long War, peace and politics First signing of the Treaty of Waitangi (Te Tiriti o Waitangi) on February 6, 1840 at Waitangi New Zealand. ... // Events and Trends Technology Production of steel revolutionised by invention of the Bessemer process Benjamin Silliman fractionates petroleum by distillation for the first time First transatlantic telegraph cable laid First safety elevator installed by Elisha Otis Science Charles Darwin publishes The Origin of Species, putting forward the theory of evolution... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the... See also: 1825 in architecture, other events of 1826, 1827 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1825 in art, other events of 1826, 1827 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1825 in literature, other events of 1826, 1827 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1825 in music, other events of 1826, 1827 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Popular Music The Old Oaken Bucket by Samuel Woodworth Shenandoah (Across The Wide Missouri) trad. ... Events January 24 - Treaty of Washington between the United States government and the Creek National Council, in which they cede much of their land in the State of Georgia September 3 - The USS Vincennes commanded by William Finch, leaves New York City to become first United States warship to circumnavigate... This article will list events related to rail transport that occurred in 1826. ... See also: Other events of 1826 List of years in science . ... 1825 colonial governors - Events of 1826 - 1827 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1826 List of religious leaders in 1826 // Denmark Danish West Indies - Johan Frederik Bardenfleth, Governor-General of the Danish West Indies (1821-1827) Iceland - Peter Fjeldsted Hoppe, Governor of Iceland... 1825 state leaders - Events of 1826 - 1827 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1826 List of colonial governors in 1826 // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Osei Yaw Akoto, Asantehene (1824-1834) Basutoland - Paramount chief Moshoeshoe I (1822-1870) Buganda - Kamaya, King of Buganda (1814-1836... Image:View from the Window at Le Gras, Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. ... Image:View from the Window at Le Gras, Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A). ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and took force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...

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February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Bernardino de la Trinidad Gónzalez Rivadavia y Rivadavia (Buenos Aires May 20, 1780 - 1845) was the first president of Argentina, from February 8, 1826 to July 7, 1827. ... February 11 is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... University College London, commonly known as UCL, is one of the colleges that make up the University of London. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Temperance Society was established in 1826. ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... Samuel Morey (October 23, 1762 - April 17, 1843), American inventor, invented the internal combustion engine and was a pioneer in steamships who accumulated a total of 20 patents. ... A colorized automobile engine The internal combustion engine is a heat engine in which combustion occurs in a confined space called ICE. Four-stroke cycle (or Otto cycle) // History Non-compression Leonardo da Vinci, in 1509, and Christiaan Huygens, in 1673, described constant pressure engines. ... Lens and mounting of a large format camera Photography is the process of making pictures by means of the action of light. ... Nicéphore Niépces earliest surviving photograph, circa 1826 Joseph Nicéphore Niépce (March 7, 1765 – July 5, 1833) was a French inventor, most noted as a pioneer in photography. ... June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... The Auspicious Incident (in Turkish Vaka-i Hayriye) was the forced disbandment of the centuries old Janissary corps by Ottoman sultan Mahmud II. By the early 17th century, the Janissary corps had ceased to function as an elite military unit. ... Sultan Mahmud II Animation showing the structure of the Tughra of Mahmud II Mahmud II (in Arabic محمودالثانى ) (July 20, 1785–July 1, 1839) was the sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1808 until his death. ... A sultan (Arabic: سلطان) is an Islamic title, with several historical meanings. ... Imperial motto (Ottoman Turkish) Devlet-i Ebed-müddet (the Eternal State) The Ottoman Empire at the height of its power (1683) Official language Ottoman Turkish Capital Sogut (1299-1326), Bursa (1326-1365), Edirne (1365-1453), İstanbul (1453-1922) Imperial anthem Ottoman imperial anthem Sovereigns Padishah of the Osmanlı Dynasty... YOUNG GREEKS AT THE MOSQUE (Jean Léon Gérôme, oil on canvas, 1865); this oil painting portrays Greek youths who converted to Islam to become the elite of the army (Turkish yeniceri, recruit) The Janissaries (or janizaries; in Turkish: Yeni çeri, meaning new troops) comprised infantry units that... Satellite image of Istanbul and the Bosphorus Istanbul (Turkish: İstanbul) is the largest city in Turkey, and arguably the most important. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... Pan American World Airways (Pan Am) was the United States principal international airline from the 1930s until its collapse in 1991, and was credited with many innovations that shaped the international airline industry. ... The Congress of Panama was a congress organized by Simon Bolivar in 1826 so that Latin American countries could become closer and develop a unified policy towards Spain. ... Ludwig van Beethoven by Carl Jäger (Date unknown). ... The String Quartet No. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... Pedro Berruguete. ... Liverpool waterfront by night, as seen from the Wirral. ... Manchester is a city in the North West of England. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the British Isles Languages English (de facto) Capital London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001 Census) – Density Ranked 1st... Cholera (also called Asiatic cholera) is a water-borne disease caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae, which are typically ingested by drinking contaminated water, or by eating improperly cooked fish, especially shellfish. ... In epidemiology, an epidemic (from Greek epi- upon + demos people) is a disease that appears as new cases in a given human population, during a given period, at a rate that substantially exceeds what is expected, based on recent experience (the number of new cases in the population during a... A United Kingdom overseas territory (formerly known as a dependent territory or earlier as a crown colony) is a territory that is under the sovereignty and formal control of the United Kingdom but is not part of the United Kingdom proper (Great Britain and Northern Ireland). ... The Straits Settlements were a collection of territories of the British East India Company in Southeast Asia, which were given collective administration in 1826. ...

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January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Billy Chapman Ralston (1826-1875), was a San Francisco, California businessman and financier, and was the founder of the Bank of California. ... 1875 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mikhail Evgrafovich Saltykov (15 January 1826 - 28 April 1889 OS, or 27 January 1826 - 10 May 1889 NS), better known under his penname Shchedrin, was a leading Russian satirist, whose reputation is now in decline. ... 1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Taylor Richard Taylor (January 27, 1826 – April 12, 1879) was a Confederate general in the American Civil War. ... 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Joseph Viktor von Scheffel (February 16, 1826 - April 9, 1886), German poet and novelist, was born at Karlsruhe. ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Julia Grant, photo taken in 1876, when she was mistress of the White House Julia Dent Grant (January 26, 1826 – December 14, 1902), wife of Ulysses S. Grant, was First Lady of the United States from 1869 to 1877. ... Martha Washington, 1st First Lady of the United States Laura Bush, current First Lady of the United States (2001-present) First Lady of the United States is the unofficial title of the hostess of the White House. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... Theodore Judah (March 4, 1826 - November 2, 1863) was an American engineer who dreamed of the First Transcontinental Railroad. ... 1863 (MDCCCLXIII) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar). ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in Leap years). ... Matilda Electa Joslyn Gage (1826-1898) was a suffragist, a Native American activist, an abolitionist, a freethinker, and a prolific author, who was born with a hatred of oppression. Though born in Cicero, New York, Gage maintained residence in Fayetteville, New York for the majority of her life. ... Feminism is a diverse, competing, and often opposing collection of social theories, political movements, and moral philosophies, largely motivated by or concerning the experiences of women, especially in terms of their social, political, and economic inequalities. ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... Wilhelm Liebknecht Wilhelm Liebknecht (March 29, 1826 - August 7, 1900) was a German social democrat, one of the founders of the SPD and father of Karl Liebknecht and Theodor Liebknecht. ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... April 6 is the 96th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (97th in leap years). ... Orpheus by Gustave Moreau (1865) Gustave Moreau (April 6, 1826 - April 18, 1898) was a French Symbolist painter. ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... George Hull Ward (born April 26, 1826, in Worcester, Massachusetts; died July 3, 1863, near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania) was a soldier and Union officer in the American Civil War. ... 1863 (MDCCCLXIII) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar). ... May 3 is the 123rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (124th in leap years). ... Carl XV King of Sweden and Norway Carl XV (Carl Ludvig Eugén) (May 3, 1826 – August 19, 1872) was King of Sweden and Norway (where he was known as Carl IV) from 1859 until his death. ... 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... May 4 is the 124th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (125th in leap years). ... Frederic Edwin Church (May 4, 1826 - April 7, 1900) was an American landscape painter born in Hartford, Connecticut. ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... George Goyder (George Woodroffe Goyder; born June 24, 1826, London, England; died November 2, 1898, Echunga, South Australia) was an outstanding surveyor in South Australia during the latter half of the nineteenth century. ... Motto: United for the Common Wealth Nickname: Festival State Other Australian states and territories Capital Adelaide Government Governor Premier Const. ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... Stephen Foster Stephen Collins Foster (July 4, 1826 - January 13, 1864) was the pre-eminent songwriter in the United States of his era. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... Green Clay Smith (1826-1895), a Major General in the United States Army, received his law degree from the Lexington Law School and became a member of the state legislature of Kentucky. ... A Temperance Movement (see definition of temperance) attempts to greatly reduce the amount of alcohol consumed or even prohibit its production and consumption entirely. ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years). ... Bernhard Riemann. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... Charles Frederick Worth (October 13, 1826 – March 10, 1895), widely considered the Father of Haute Couture, was an English-born fashion designer of the 19th century. ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Carlo Lorenzini (November 24, 1826 - October 26, 1890), better known as Carlo Collodi, or simply Collodi, was an Italian writer and journalist. ... 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar). ...

Exact month/day of birth unknown

William Daniel, American temperance movement leader (d. 1897) William Daniel (1826-1897) was a politician who graduated from Dickinson College, studied law, and began practicing it in Maryland in 1851. ... A Temperance Movement (see definition of temperance) attempts to greatly reduce the amount of alcohol consumed or even prohibit its production and consumption entirely. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


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USS Vincennes (1826) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1279 words)
The first USS Vincennes was the first United States warship to circumnavigate the globe.
She was laid down at New York in 1825; launched on 27 April 1826; and commissioned on 27 August 1826, Master Commandant William Bolton Finch in command.
Vincennes first sailed on September 3, 1826 from New York into the Pacific, where she made her way to Macao by 1830.
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1826 was much higher in the acid environment of tumor tissue.
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