What Happened in 1866 (Part 2)

Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 133 of 133

  • Sep 23rd Edouard Combe, composer
  • Sep 25th Thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
  • Sep 27th Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage)
  • Sep 27th Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic Blessed (d. 1932)
  • Oct 2nd Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist
  • Oct 3rd Learmont Drysdale, composer
  • Oct 6th Reginald Aubrey Fessenden, broadcast 1st program of voice & music
  • Oct 7th Martha McChesney Berry, US, founded Berry School for Children
  • Oct 7th Wlodimir Ledochowski, Polish-Austrian director of the Society of Jesus (d. 1942)
  • Oct 12th Antonie Waldrop, painter/lithographer
  • Oct 12th James Ramsay MacDonald, (L) British PM (1924, 1929-35)
  • Oct 16th Pieter J Kromsigt, theologist/publicist (Troffel & Sword)
  • Oct 19th Clarence Lucas, composer
  • Oct 25th Georg Alfred Schumann, composer
  • Nov 5th Daniel Protheroe, composer
  • Nov 7th Carl Emil Paul Lincke, composer
  • Nov 7th Paul Lincke, German composer/conductor/publisher (Frau Luna)
  • Nov 8th Herbert Austin, English automobile pioneer (d. 1941)
  • Nov 12th Sun Yat-sen, father of modern China (ROC & PRC) (traditional)
  • Nov 13th Abraham Flexner, American educator (d. 1959)
  • Nov 17th Voltairine de Cleyre, American anarchist (d. 1912)
  • Nov 20th Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/1st commissioner of baseball
  • Nov 28th Arthur Frederick Augustus "Dick" Lilley, cricket keeper (England)

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Nov 28th Henry Bacon, Watseka Illinois, American architect (Lincoln Memorial)

Architect Henry Bacon
Henry Bacon
  • Nov 28th Johannes F "Johan" Bakker Sr, Dutch actor/husband of Truus Soete
  • Nov 29th Waldemar von Baussnern, composer
  • Dec 2nd Henry Thacker Burleigh, Erie Pa, African American composer (Springarn Medal)
  • Dec 4th Vassily V Kandinsky, Russ/Ger/Fr abstract painter (Dreamy Inspiration)
  • Dec 12th Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913)
  • Dec 14th Roger Fry, English artist and art critic (d. 1934)
  • Dec 22nd Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer
  • Dec 28th Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian and diplomat (d. 1935)
  • Dec 29th Joseph Limburg, liberal Second-Member of parliament (1905-19)

Famous Deaths

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