Historical Events in September 1846

InventionHistoric Invention

Sep 10 Elias Howe takes out a US patent for a lockstitch sewing machine

Inventor Elias Howe
Inventor
Elias Howe
  • Sep 15 Jung Bahadur Rana grabs power in Nepal

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 18 Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning exchange last letters before eloping

  • Sep 23 Johann Gottfried Galle & Heinrich d'Arrest find Neptune
  • Sep 25 US troops under Gen Taylor occupies Monterey Mexico
  • Sep 30 Anesthetic ether used for 1st time by American dentist Dr William Morton who extracts a tooth