Historical Events in October 1855

  • Oct 9 Isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor
  • Oct 9 Joshua Stoddard of Worcester, Massachusetts, patents first calliope
  • Oct 17 Bessemer steelmaking process patented

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Oct 18 Franz Liszt's "Prometheus" premieres

Composer/Pianist Franz Liszt
Composer/Pianist
Franz Liszt