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Decade.png 1850s: )    Year.png 1855 Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Lord Palmerston 1855.jpg
Lord Palmerston becomes British Prime Minister
Year 1855

Events

Date unknown


 

Event

Event
Pax Brittanica

 

New Groups

GroupImageTypeDescription
The College of New JerseyTCNJ Seal.jpgNew Jersey college with emphasis placed on liberal arts
University of San FranciscoUsflogo.pngMilitary ranks
Jesuit
A private Jesuit university in San Francisco, California.
Pennsylvania State UniversityPennsylvania State University seal.svg• Public • Flagship • State-related • Land-grant • Sea-grant • Space-grant • Sun-grant • Multi-campus
William Paterson UniversityGroup.png
ETH ZurichETH Zürich Logo black.pngPublicETH Zurich is ranked among the top universities in the world.

 

A Death

TitleBornDiedPlace of deathSummary
Henry Lehman182217 November 1855US
Louisiana
New Orleans
Businessperson

 

Births

TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummaryDescription
Andrew Mellon24 March 1855Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh
U.S.
26 August 1937Politician
Banker
Walter Page15 August 1855US
North Carolina
Cary
21 December 1918Diplomat
Journalist
Deep state functionary
A US diplomat who received money from Woodrow Wilson's banker, Cleveland Dodge.
Eugene Debs5 November 1855Indiana
Terre Haute
U.S.
20 October 1926Fireman
Grocer
Union organizer
Walter Cunliffe3 December 1855London
England
6 January 1920Central banker


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