1854

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This article is about the year 1854.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Julian calendar, the 1854th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 854th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1850s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1854 is 12 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

Original map by Dr John Snow showing the clusters of cholera cases in the London epidemic of 1854

October–December

Date unknown

Births

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–June

July–December

References

  1. [1]. "The Teutonia Männerchor was founded in 1854."
  2. CommunicationSolutions/ISI, "Railroad — Atlantic & North Carolina", North Carolina Business History, 2006, accessed 21 May 2015.
  3. "Introduction to Wood Despatch of 1854". Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University. 2011. Retrieved 2014-10-09. 
  4. "Wetterhorn during the golden and the post golden age". summitpost.org. 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-26. 
  5. Johnson, Steven (2006). The Ghost Map: a street, an epidemic and the two men who battled to save Victorian London. London: Allen Lane. ISBN 978-0-7139-9974-7. 
  6. Baly, Monica E.; Matthew, H. C. G. (2004). "Nightingale, Florence (1820–1910)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2011-06-20.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)

Further reading

  • The Annual register of world events: Volume 96 (1855), highly detailed coverage of events in British Empire and worldwide full text online