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1850 1851 1852 - 1853 - 1854 1855 1856
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1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Events January 23 - The flip of a coin determines whether a new city in Oregon is named after Boston, Massachusetts, or Portland, Maine, with Portland winning. ... 1852 was a leap year starting on Thursday (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). ... 1856 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (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 Italian unification under King Victor Emmanuel II. Wars for expansion and national unity continue until the incorporation of the Papal States (March 17, 1861 - September 20, 1870). ... 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 title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations. ... See also: 1852 in architecture, other events of 1853, 1854 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1852 in art, other events of 1853, 1854 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1852 in literature, other events of 1853, 1854 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1852 in music, other events of 1853, 1854 in music and the list of years in music. Events January 19 - Giuseppe Verdis opera Il Trovatore premieres in Rome March 6 - Giuseppe Verdis opera La Traviata premieres in Venice Published popular music Farewell My Lilly Dear by... This article will list events related to rail transport that occurred in 1853. ... See also: Other events of 1853 List of years in science . ...


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1852 colonial governors - Events of 1853 - 1854 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1853 List of religious leaders in 1853 List of international organization leaders in 1853 Portugal Angola - António Sérgio de Sousa, Governor-General of Angola (1851-1853) António... 1852 state leaders - Events of 1853 - 1854 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1853 List of international organization leaders in 1853 List of colonial governors in 1853 Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Kwaku Dua I Panyin, Asantehene (1834-1867) Buganda - Suna II, King of Buganda...


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1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). This is the calendar for any common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) e. ...


Events

January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Giuseppe Verdi, by Giovanni Boldini, 1886 (National Gallery of Modern Art, Rome) Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (October 10, 1813 – January 27, 1901) was one of the great composers of Italian opera. ... The foyer of Charles Garniers Opéra, Paris, opened 1875 Opera is an art form consisting of a dramatic stage performance set to music. ... Il Trovatore is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi, with text by Cammerano. ... City motto: Senatus Populusque Romanus – SPQR (The Senate and the People of Rome) Founded 21 April 753 BC mythical, 1st millennium BC Region Latium Mayor Walter Veltroni (Democratici di Sinistra) Area  - City Proper  1290 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 2,546,807 almost 4,000,000 1... January 21 is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte (April 20, 1808 - January 9, 1873) was the son of King Louis Bonaparte and Queen Hortense de Beauharnais; both monarchs of the French puppet state, the Kingdom of Holland. ... Maria Eugenia Ignacia Augustina Palafox de Guzmán Portocarrero y Kirkpatrick, 9th Countess de Teba, aka Eugenia de Montijo (May 5, 1826 - July 11, 1920) was Empress of France (1853-1871). ... Up to 1871 the Tuileries Palace was a palace in Paris, France, on the right bank of the River Seine. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... An inauguration is a ceremony of formal investiture whereby an individual assumes an office or position of authority. ... Order: 14th President Vice President: William R. King Term of office: March 4, 1853 – March 4, 1857 Preceded by: Millard Fillmore Succeeded by: James Buchanan Date of birth: November 23, 1804 Place of birth: Hillsborough, New Hampshire Date of death: October 8, 1869 Place of death: Concord, New Hampshire First... June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining. ... Lancaster is a city located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. ... Mercersburg is a borough located in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. ... Franklin and Marshall College is a four-year private co-educational liberal arts college in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. ... July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 176 days remaining. ... Matthew Perry may be: Matthew Perry (1794-1858), American naval officer. ... July 25 is the 206th day (207th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 159 days remaining. ... Joaquin Murietta, (sometimes spelled Murieta) (d. ... August 12 is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... Chips from Russet baking potatoes, a variety high in sugar. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... Maria II da Glória, (English: Mary II), the Educator (Port. ... Pedro V of Portugal (September 16, 1837 - November 11, 1861) was King of Portugal from 1853 to 1861. ... November 30 is the 334th day (335th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 31 days remaining, as the final day of November. ... The Crimean War lasted from 28 March 1854 to 1856. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... The Gadsden Purchase (shown with present-day state boundaries and cities) The Gadsden Purchase is a 29,640 mi² (77,700 km²) region of what is today southern Arizona and New Mexico that was purchased by the United States from Mexico in 1853. ... This is the top-level page of WikiProject trains Rail tracks Rail transport refers to the land transport of passengers and goods along railways or railroads. ... New Orleans is the largest city in the state of Louisiana, United States of America. ... Alexander Wood (1817-1884) was a Scottish physician from Edinburgh, who co-invented the hypodermic needle with French surgeon Charles Pravaz. ... A syringe consists of a plunger fitted to a tube with a small opening on one end used either to inject or suck out a liquid. ... Buenos Aires (Good Air in Spanish, originally meaning Fair Winds) is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port, as well as one of the largest cities in South America. ... Donald McKay (1810-1880) was a Canadian-born American shipbuilder. ... Traditional wooden cutter beating. ... Brunel before the launching of the Great Eastern Isambard Kingdom Brunel (April 9, 1806–September 15, 1859) was a British engineer, noted for the creation of the Great Western Railway and a series of famous steamships. ... This article describes the ship the Great Eastern. ... The Crimean War lasted from 28 March 1854 to 1856. ... The Yucatán Peninsula separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico. ... The British Empire in 1897, marked in pink, the traditional colour for Imperial British dominions on maps. ... In Japanese history, a shōgun (将軍) was the practical ruler of Japan for most of the time from 1192 to the Meiji Era beginning in 1868. ... The late Tokugawa shogunate or last shogun (幕末; Bakumatsu) is the period between 1853 and 1867 during which Japan ended its isolationist foreign policy called sakoku and modernized from a feudal shogunate to the Meiji government. ... History of Japan Paleolithic Jomon Yayoi Yamato period ---Kofun period ---Asuka period Nara period Heian period Kamakura period Muromachi period Azuchi-Momoyama period ---Nanban period Edo period Meiji period Taisho period Showa period ---Japanese expansionism ---Occupied Japan ---Post-Occupation Japan Heisei The Edo period (江戸時代) is a division of Japanese... Stephen Collins Foster (July 4, 1826 – January 13, 1864) was the pre-eminent songwriter in the United States of his era. ... For the short film, see My Old Kentucky Home (movie) My Old Kentucky Home written by Stephen Foster in 1853, is the state song of Kentucky. ...

Births

January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... José Julián Martí y Pérez (January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) was a leader of the Cuban independence movement as well as an esteemed poet and writer. ... 1895 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ignacij Klemenčič (February 6, 1853 - September 5, 1901) was a Slovene physicist. ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... March 14 is the 73rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (74th in Leap years) with 292 days remaining in the year. ... Ferdinand Hodler (March 14, 1853–May 19, 1918) was a Swiss painter. ... 1918 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in Leap years). ... Self-portrait (1886) Vincent Willem van Gogh (March 30, 1853–July 29, 1890) was a Dutch painter, generally considered one of the greatest painters in European art history. ... 1890 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (149th in leap years). ... Carl Larsson (May 28, 1853 – January 22, 1919) was a Swedish painter and interior designer. ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... Egyptologist Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie (3 June 1853 - 28 July 1942) was a pioneer of systematic methodology in archaeology. ... 1942 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... Cecil John Rhodes (July 5, 1853 – March 26, 1902) was an English businessman and the effective founder of the state of Rhodesia (which was named after him). ... 1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... Painting of Hendrik Lorentz by Arnhemensis Hendrik Antoon Lorentz (July 18, 1853, Arnhem – February 4, 1928, Haarlem) was a Dutch physicist and the winner of the 1902 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on electromagnetic radiation. ... Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ... 1928 was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years). ... Wilhelm Ostwald Wilhelm Ostwald (September 2, 1853 - April 4, 1932) was a German chemist. ... Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ... 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... September 21 is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years). ... Heike Kamerlingh Onnes (September 21, 1853 – February 21, 1926) was a Dutch physicist. ... Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ... 1926 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...

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1853 Game Review (1446 words)
The four smallest companies in 1853 may lay only one tile each turn, but the four largest companies may lay one or two tiles per turn, provided that the second tile connects to a different base and does not share the same track line as the first tile placed.
Moreover, it is quite possible for a player who obtains no directorship in the bidding phase to also find himself unable to obtain any directorship during the entire game, thanks to the rigid sequence in which shares must be bought in companies that were not started in the bidding phase.
In 1853, India is replete with these desirable small towns!) A new feature for game balance is that companies that are lagging behind in stock value may advance two, three, or even four spaces on the stock value chart if dividends exceed current share price by 20%, 30%, or 40% respectively.
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