What Happened in 1855

Significant Events

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Isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor

On October 9, 1855


World Leaders in 1855

Famous People in 1855

Famous Weddings

  • Jun 16 Salvation Army founder William Booth marries Catherine Mumford
  • Nov 14 Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart (22) weds Flora Cooke in Fort Riley, Kansas