1866

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Alfred Nobel invents dynamite
year 1866

Events

Date unknown






 

Event

Event
Pax Brittanica

 

A New Group

GroupImageTypeDescription
American University of BeirutAmerican University of Beirut logo.svgMilitary ranksPrestigious US-run university in Lebanon

 

Births

TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummaryDescription
Robert Livingston Beeckman15 April 186621 January 1935Politician
Financier
Henri Deterding19 April 18664 February 1939Deep politicianAnglo-Dutch oil tycoon, one of the richest men in the world, oil cartel instigator, very early sponsor of Hitler
Hiram Johnson2 September 1866California
Sacramento
6 August 1945PoliticianA leading US "isolationist" politician.
H. G. Wells21 September 1866Kent
Bromley
UK
13 August 1946Author
Ramsay MacDonald12 October 1866Scotland
Lossiemouth
Morayshire
UK
9 November 1937Journalist
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References

  1. "Civil Rights Act of 1866", in Encyclopedia of African American History, Volume 1, Leslie Alexander, ed. (ABC-CLIO, 2010) p699.