1867 in History – What happened in year 1867


In history, year 1867 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1867.

Know what happened in 1867:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
17 July In Boston, Massachusetts, the Harvard School of Dental Medicinewas established as the first dental school in the United States.
21 OctoberThe first of the Medicine Lodge Treaties was signed between theUnited States and several Native American tribes in the Great Plains,requiring them to relocate to areas in present-day western Oklahoma.
29 MayBy the Austro-Hungarian Compromise, signed by Franz Joseph Iof Austria and a Hungarian delegation led by Ferenc Deák, the DualMonarchy of Austria-Hungary was established.
23 NovemberThe Manchester Martyrs were hanged in Manchester, England, forkilling a police officer while helping two Irish nationalists escapefrom police custody.
13 FebruaryWork began on the covering of the Senne (pictured), burying thepolluted main waterway in Brussels to allow urban renewal in the centreof the city.
18 DecemberIn Angola, New York, US, the last coach of a Lake Shore Railwaytrain derailed, plunged 40 ft (12 m) down a gully, and caught fire,resulting in 49 deaths.
19 JuneEmperor Maximilian I of Mexico was executed by firing squad inQuerétaro.
30 MarchU.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward negotiated thepurchase of Alaska for US$7.2 million from Russia.
18 DecemberIn Angola, New York, US, the last coach of a Lake Shore Railway train derailed, plunged 40 ft (12 m) down a gully, and caught fire,resulting in 49 deaths.
09 NovemberTokugawa Yoshinobu, the last shogun of Japan, tendered hisresignation to the Emperor Meiji.
23 NovemberThe Manchester Martyrs were hanged in Manchester, England, forkilling a police officer while helping two Irish nationalists escapefrom police custody.
21 OctoberThe first of the Medicine Lodge Treaties was signed between theUnited States and several Native American tribes in the Great Plains,requiring them to relocate to areas in present-day western Oklahoma.
30 MarchU.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward negotiated the purchase of Alaska for US$7.2 million from Russia.
13 FebruaryWork began on the covering of the Senne, burying the pollutedmain waterway in Brussels to allow urban renewal in the centre of thecity.
01 JulyThe British North America Act came into effect, uniting the Province of Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia into the Canadian Confederation


List of famous birthdays in the year 1867:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 January Mary Ackworth Evershed / Astronomer / United Kingdom
05 March Louis-Alexandre Taschereau / Politician / Canada
05 SeptemberAmy Beach / Composer / United States of America
05 AprilHelen Stratton / Illustrator / United Kingdom
06 JuneDavid T. Abercrombie / Business Man / United States of America
07 AprilHolger Pedersen / Academic / Denmark
07 SeptemberJ. P. Morgan Jr. / Banker / United States of America
08 JulyKäthe Kollwitz / Painter / Germany
08 SeptemberAlexander Parvus / Activist / Germany
10 March Hector Guimard / Architect / France
14 AugustJohn Galsworthy / Novelist / United Kingdom
14 AugustCupid Childs / Baseball Player / United States of America
17 JuneHenry Lawson / Author / Australia
22 January Gisela Januszewska / Physician / Austria
22 AugustMaximilian Bircher-Benner / Physician / Switzerland
25 March Gutzon Borglum / Sculptor / United States of America
25 NovemberTalaat Harb / Economist / Egypt
25 March Arturo Toscanini / Conductor / United States of America
28 SeptemberJames Edwin Campbell / Poet / United States of America
29 January Vicente Blasco Ibáñez / Author / Spain

List of famous Indian birthdays in the year 1867:

YearName / Profession / Country
29 AprilShankar Abaji Bhise / Scientist / India
28 OctoberSister Nivedita / Author / India

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