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1849 1850 1851 - 1852 - 1853 1854 1855
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Canada - Mexico - South Africa - U.S. 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1851 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1854 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... 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... // Events and trends Technology The First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States is built in the six year period between 1863 and 1869. ... Events and Trends Technology The invention of the telephone (1876) by Alexander Graham Bell. ... // Events and Trends Technology Development and commercial production of electric lighting Development and commercial production of gasoline-powered automobile by Karl Benz, Gottlieb Daimler and Maybach First commercial production and sales of phonographs and phonograph recordings. ... 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... The humanities are a group of academic subjects united by a commitment to studying aspects of the human condition and a qualitative approach that generally prevents a single paradigm from coming to define any discipline. ... 1852 in archaeology // Explorations Excavations Finds Publications Births Deaths Bernardino Drovetti, Antiquitarian & Egyptologist See also List of years in archaeology 1851 in archaeology 1853 in archaeology Categories: | ... See also: 1851 in architecture, other events of 1852, 1853 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1851 in art, other events of 1852, 1853 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1851 in literature, other events of 1852, 1853 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1851 in music, other events of 1852, 1853 in music and the list of years in music. Events None listed Popular hits Massas in de Cold Cold Ground by Stephen Foster Births September 30 - Sir Charles Villiers Stanford November 21 - Francisco Tarrega y Eixea unknown date - Henrique...


Rail Transport - Science - Sports This article will list events related to rail transport that occurred in 1852. ... See also: Other events of 1852 List of years in science . ...

Colonial Governors - State leaders

Births - Deaths 1851 colonial governors - Events of 1852 - 1853 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1852 List of religious leaders in 1852 List of international organization leaders in 1852 Portugal Angola - António Sérgio de Sousa, Governor-General of Angola (1851-1853) Categories: 1852... 1851 state leaders - Events of 1852 - 1853 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1852 List of international organization leaders in 1852 List of colonial governors in 1852 // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Kwaku Dua I Panyin, Asantehene (1834-1867) Buganda - Suna II, King of Buganda...

1852 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). This is a calendar for any leap year starting on Thursday (dominical letter DC), e. ...


Events

January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April 1808, Paris, France - 9 January 1873, Chislehurst, Kent, England) was President of France from 1849 to 1852, and then Emperor of the French under the name Napoléon III from 1852 to 1870. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Flag of Transvaal The Transvaal (lit. ... Devils Island (French ÃŽle du Diable), is an island located off the coast of French Guiana. ... February 11 is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Part of the London skyline viewed from the South Bank London is the most populous city in the European Union, with an estimated population on 1 January 2005 of 7. ... February 15 is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children was founded in London in 1852 as the first hospital specifically for children in the English-speaking world. ... Part of the London skyline viewed from the South Bank London is the most populous city in the European Union, with an estimated population on 1 January 2005 of 7. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Studebakers Lazy S logo designed by Raymond Loewy was used from the 1950s until 1966 Studebaker was a United States wagon and automobile manufacturer that was incorporated on February 16, 1852. ... A small variety of cars, the most popular kind of automobile. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... ΦΚΨ (Phi Kappa Psi) is a U.S. national college fraternity. ... Washington and Jefferson College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college located in Washington, Pennsylvania. ... Canonsburg is a borough located in Washington County, Pennsylvania, 18 miles (29 km) southwest of Pittsburgh. ... March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... Archibald William Montgomerie, 13th earl of Eglinton (September 29, 1812 - October 4, 1861), was born at Palermo. ... Official standard of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland The Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (also known as the Viceroy or in the Middle Ages as the Lord Deputy) was the head of the Kingdom of Englands (before the Act of Union 1707) or Kingdom of Great Britains (after 1707... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... The Second Anglo-Burmese War took place in 1852. ... September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years). ... Henri Giffard (1825-1882) was a French engineer who invented of the injector and the powered airship with a steam engine weighing over 400 lbs. ... USS Akron (ZRS-4) in flight, 2 November 1931 An airship is a buoyant aircraft that can be steered and propelled through the air. ... The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ... Trappes is a commune of the Yvelines département, in France. ... October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in Leap years). ... Hermosillo is the capital of the state of Sonora, Mexico. ... Sonora is a state in northwestern Mexico, bordering the states of Chihuahua to the east, Sinaloa to the south, and Baja California to the northwest. ... Dysentery is an illness involving severe diarrhea that is often associated with blood in the feces. ... November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 59 days remaining. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Franklin Pierce (November 23, 1804 – October 8, 1869) was an American politician and the 14th President of the United States, serving from 1853 to 1857. ... State nickname: Granite State, Mother of Rivers, White Mountain State, Switzerland of America [1] Official languages English Capital Concord Largest city Manchester Governor John Lynch (D) Senators Judd Gregg (R) John Sununu (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 46th 24,239 km² 3. ... The United States Whig Party was a political party of the United States. ... Winfield Scott Winfield Scott (June 13, 1786 – May 29, 1866) was a United States Army lieutenant general, diplomat, and presidential candidate. ... State nickname: Old Dominion Official languages English Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Governor Mark R. Warner (D) Tim Kaine (D-Governor Elect) Senators John Warner (R) George Allen (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 35th 110,862 km² 7. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... November 4 is the 308th day of the year (309th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 57 days remaining. ... Count Camilio Benso di Cavour (August 10, 1810 - June 6, 1861) was a statesman who was a leading figure in the movement toward Italian unification and the first Prime Minister of the new Kingdom of Italy. ... Piedmont is a region of northwestern Italy. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... The Palace of Westminster, known also as the Houses of Parliament, is where the two Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (the House of Lords and the House of Commons) conduct their sittings. ... November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April 1808, Paris, France - 9 January 1873, Chislehurst, Kent, England) was President of France from 1849 to 1852, and then Emperor of the French under the name Napoléon III from 1852 to 1870. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sir Richard Owen and Dinornis bird skeleton Sir Richard Owen (July 20, 1804 - December 18, 1892) was an English biologist, comparative anatomist and palaeontologist. ... Species Iguanodon anglicus Iguanodon atherfieldensis Iguanodon bernissartensis (type) Iguanodon dawsoni Iguanodon fittoni Iguanodon hoggi Iguanodon lakotaensis Iguanodon is a genus of ornithopod dinosaurs. ... A Chappe semaphore tower near Saverne, France The semaphore line, or optical telegraph was a signalling system invented by the Chappe brothers in France. ... Telegraphy (from the Greek words tele = far away and grapho = write) is the long distance transmission of written messages without physical transport of letters, originally over wire. ... Presbyterianism is part of the Reformed churches family of denominations of Christian Protestantism based on the teachings of John Calvin which traces its institutional roots to the Scottish Reformation, especially as led by John Knox. ... The Bible (sometimes The Book, Good Book, Word of God, The Word, or Scripture), from Greek (τα) βιβλια, (ta) biblia, (the) books, is the classical name for the Hebrew Bible of Judaism or the combination of the Old Testament and New Testament of Christianity (The Bible therefore actually refers to at least... Assyrian Neo-Aramaic is a modern Eastern Aramaic or Syriac language. ... Syriac is an Eastern Aramaic language that was once spoken across much of the Fertile Crescent. ... The Peshitta is the standard version of the Bible in the Syriac language. ... Uncle Toms Cabin Uncle Toms Cabin is a novel by American abolitionist author Harriet Beecher Stowe which treats slavery as a central theme. ...

Births

March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... Théophile Delcassé, French diplomat and statesman Théophile Delcassé (March 1, 1852 - February 22, 1923) was a French statesman. ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... Edwin Austin Abbey (April 1, 1852-August 1, 1911), artist, painter. ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 13 April is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... Frank Winfield Woolworth (April 13, 1852-April 8, 1919) was an American merchant. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... April 22 is the 112th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (113th in leap years). ... Grand Duke William IV of Luxembourg, Guillaume Alexandre (April 22, 1852 – February 25, 1912) was the eldest child of Grand Duke Adolphe of Luxembourg. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday. ... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... Santiago Ramón y Cajal Santiago Ramón y Cajal (May 1, 1852 – October 17, 1934), Nobel laureate, 1906, was a Spanish histologist and is considered to be the father of modern neuroscience. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... May 4 is the 124th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (125th in leap years). ... Alice Liddell, age 7, photographed by Charles Dodgson (1860) Alice Pleasance Liddell (May 4, 1852 - November 16, 1934 (disputed — see talk page) ) was the inspiration for the heroine of the childrens classic Alices Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining, as the last day of May. ... Julius Richard Petri (Barmen, May 31, 1852 – December 20, 1921 in Zeitz), German bacteriologist who invented the Petri dish. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... July 12 is the 193rd day (194th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 172 days remaining. ... Juan Hipólito del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús Yrigoyen Alem (July 12, 1852 – July 3, 1933) was twice President of Argentina (from 1916 to 1922 and again from 1928 to 1930). ... Current President Néstor Kirchner The President of Argentina (full title: President of the Argentine Nation, Spanish: Presidente de la Nación Argentina) is the head of state of Argentina. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... August 30 is the 242nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (243rd in leap years), with 123 days remaining. ... Jacobus Henricus van t Hoff (August 30, 1852 - March 1, 1911) was a Dutch physical and organic chemist and the winner of the inaugural Nobel Prize in chemistry. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... The Right Honourable Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, KG, PC (12 September 1852–15 February 1928) served as the Liberal Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1908 to 1916. ... In the United Kingdom, the Prime Minister is the head of government, exercising many of the executive functions nominally vested in the Sovereign, who is head of state. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... September 28 is the 271st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (272nd in leap years). ... The French chemist Henri Moissan (1852--1907) won the 1906 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work in isolating fluorine from its compounds. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... William Ramsay. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 -The first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in Leap years). ... Hermann Emil Fischer (October 9, 1852 - July 15, 1919) was a German chemist and recipient of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1902. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Eugene Wilder Chafin (November 1, 1852 - November 30, 1920) was an United States politician from the Prohibition Party. ... 1920 (MCMXX) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Emperor Mutsuhito Mutsuhito or Mitsuhito (睦仁), the Meiji Emperor (明治天皇, literally wise ruling heaven emperor) (3 November 1852–30 July 1912) was the 122nd Emperor of Japan. ... Emperor Meiji (Mutsuhito) Mutsuhito (睦仁), the Meiji Emperor (明治天皇, literally Enlightened Rule Emperor) (3 November 1852–30 July 1912) was the 122nd Emperor of Japan. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf, or Count Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf. ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul-Henri-Benjamin Baluet dEstournelles, baron de Constant de Rébecque (22 November 1852–15 May 1924), was a French diplomat and politician, advocate of international arbitration and winner of the 1909 Nobel Prize for Peace. ... The Nobel Peace Prize Medal featuring a portrait of Alfred Nobel The Nobel Peace Prize is one of five Nobel Prizes bequested by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... December 15 is the 349th day of the year (350th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Antoine Henri Becquerel (December 15, 1852 – August 25, 1908) was a French physicist, Nobel laureate, and one of the discoverers of radioactivity. ... Hannes Alfvén, 1970 winner for work on astrophysical plasmas List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... 1908 (MCMVIII) is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Albert Abraham Michelson. ... Hannes Alfvén, 1970 winner for work on astrophysical plasmas List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Clarent-Salluste-Hermycle Duval (February 1852 - July 1917) was born in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec, and was a doctor of medicine, inventor, engineer, organist, musician and professor of Mathematics & Mechanics at Laval University and at the École Polytechnique de Montréal. ...

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