Events in year of 1832

  • 01-021st Curling club in US (Orchard Lake Curling Club) opens
  • 01-04Insurrection of Trinidad negroes
  • 01-06New England Anti-Slavery Society organizes (Boston)
  • 01-16Charles Darwin lands at San Tiago, Cape Verde
  • 01-17Johannes van den Bosch appointed Governor-General of Dutch-Indies
  • 02-061st appearance of cholera at Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 02-06US ship destroys Sumatran village in retaliation for piracy
  • 02-12Ecuador annexes Gal pagos Islands
  • 02-131st appearance of cholera at London
  • 02-20Charles Darwin visits Fernando Noronha in Atlantic Ocean
  • 02-26Polish constitution abolished / replaced by Czar Nicholas I
  • 02-29Charles Darwin visits jungle near Bahia Brazil
  • 03-23British Parliament passes reform bill
  • 03-24Mormon Joseph Smith beaten, tarred and feathered in Ohio
  • 04-04Charles Darwin aboard HMS Beagle reaches Rio de Janeiro
  • 04-08Charles Darwin begins trip through Rio de Janeiro
  • 05-07Greece becomes independent Republic
  • 05-07Otto of Bavaria is chosen King of Greece
  • 05-211st Democratic National Convention (Baltimore)
  • 05-30Evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)
  • 06-043rd national black convention meets (Philadelphia)
  • 06-22John Howe patents pin manufacturing machine
  • 06-28Gerrit Moll measures noise of guns
  • 07-04"America" 1st sung publicly
  • 07-05HMS Beagle / Charles Darwin departs Rio de Janeiro
  • 07-10President Jackson vetoed legislation to re-charter 2nd Bank of US
  • 07-13Source of Mississippi River discovered (Henry R Schoolcraft)
  • 07-14Opium exempted from federal tariff duty
  • 07-251st railroad accident in US, Granite Railway, Quincy, Mass-1 dies
  • 07-26HMS Beagle anchors in Montevideo

People born in year of 1832

  • 01-09Esquire Maurits A de Savornin Lohman: Dutch Governor of Suriname
  • 01-12Richard Waterhouse, Jr.: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1876
  • 01-19Ferdinand Laub: Composer
  • 01-19Salvador Giner y Vidal: Composer
  • 01-24John Pegram: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1865
  • 01-28Franz Wullner: Composer
  • 02-06John Brown Gordon: Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1904
  • 02-16Camille Armand Jules Marie de Polignac: Major General (Confederate Army)
  • 02-25Theodorus J I Arnold: Bibliographer (Bibliotheca Belgian)
  • 02-27Alfred Pollard Edward: Civil War journalist, died in 1872
  • 03-01Friedrich Grutzmacher: Composer
  • 03-07Orlando Metcalfe Poe: Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1895
  • 03-10William Henry Penrose: Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1903
  • 03-11Franz Melde: German phyicist (Melde test)
  • 03-11William Ruffin Cox: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1919
  • 03-12Charles Boycott: Ireland -- Estate manager / caused boycotts
  • 03-13Alberto Randegger: Composer
  • 03-16Charles Camp Doolittle: Bvt Major General (Union volunteer)
  • 03-17Moncure Daniel Conway: United States -- Abolitionist (Life of Thomas Paine)
  • 03-17Walter Quintin Gresham: Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 04-04Jose Echegaray y Elizaguirre: Playwright / Scientist (Teatro Escogido)
  • 04-05Jules-Francois Camille Ferry: French Statesman
  • 04-08Alfred von Waldersee: Prussian Field Marshal
  • 04-13James Wimshurst: British designer / inventor (electricstatic generator)
  • 04-14James Hewett Ledlie: Brigadier General (Union volunteers), died in 1882
  • 04-16John A Neuhuys: Painter
  • 04-19Jose Echegaray y Eizaguirre: Mathematician / dramatist (Nobel 1904)
  • 04-19Lucretia Rudolph Garfield: 1st lady (1881)
  • 04-22Julius Sterling Morton: Nebraska, United States -- Governor of Nebraska that started Arbor Day
  • 05-05H H Bancroft: Historian, publisher (History of Pacific States)

People died in year of 1832

  • 02-01Ecco Epkema: Dutch classic linguist (Frisian / Old Frisian), dies at 71
  • 02-03George Crabbe: English vicar / Poet (Borough), dies at 77
  • 02-10Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini: Composer, dies at 84
  • 02-15Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck: Composer, dies at 85
  • 02-22Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Poet, Weimar, Germany
  • 03-10Muzio Clementi: Italian composer, dies at 79
  • 03-12Daniel Friedrich Kuhlau: German / Danish opera composer, dies at 45
  • 03-22J W Goethe: Writer, dies at 82
  • 03-23Vaclav Vilem Wurfel: Composer, dies at 41
  • 04-01Robert the Hermit: US ex-slave / hermit in Massachusetts
  • 05-04Jan van Speyck: Dutch Admiral, buried in New Church
  • 05-14John van Speijk: Dutch heroic sailor, buried
  • 05-15Carl Friedrich Zelter: Composer, dies at 73
  • 05-18Bonafacio Asioli: Composer, dies at 62
  • 05-26Francois-Louis Perne: Composer, dies at 59
  • 06-09Manuel Garcia: Composer, dies at 57
  • 06-27Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisla: Composer, dies at 72
  • 07-30Jean-A-C Chaptal: French chemist / Internal minister
  • 08-26Henryk Klein: Composer, dies at 96
  • 08-31Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer: Composer, dies at 53
  • 09-09Bernhard Joseph Klein: Composer, dies at 39
  • 09-21Walter Scott: Scottish attorney / Poet / writer (Ivanhoe)
  • 10-18Othon Joseph Vandenbroek: Composer, dies at 73
  • 11-03Pietro Generali: Composer, dies at 59
  • 11-14Charles Carroll: Large landowner / signed Declaration of Independence, dies at 95
  • 11-14Rasmus Rask: Danish language scholar, dies at 44
  • 11-15Jean Baptiste Say: French economist, dies at 63
  • 12-22Ishmail Spicer: Composer, dies at 72
  • 12-30Abijah Hammond: Owned large portion of Greenwich Village

Events in year of 1833

  • 01-01British government demands Falkland Islands
  • 01-01Curacao census: 2,602 whites, 6,531 free people and 5,894 slaves
  • 01-03Britain seizes control of Falkland Islands in South Atlantic
  • 01-08Boston Academy of Music, 1st US music school, established
  • 01-15HMS Beagle anchors at Goeree Tierra del Fuego
  • 01-19Charles Darwin reaches Straits Ponsonby, Fireland
  • 01-23Joseph Pease, a Quaker, admitted to Parliament on his affirmation
  • 03-16Susan Hayhurst becomes 1st US woman grad of a pharmacy college
  • 03-17Phoenix Society forms (NY)
  • 03-20US and Siam sign commercial treaty
  • 04-091st tax-supported public library (Peterborough, NH)
  • 04-24Jacob Evert and George Dulty patent soda fountain
  • 04-24Patent granted for 1st soda fountain
  • 05-02Czar Nicolas bans public sale of serfs
  • 05-06John Deere makes 1st steel plow
  • 05-11"Lady-of-the-Lake" strikes iceberg and sinks in N Atlantic; kills 215
  • 06-034th national black convention meets (Philadelphia)
  • 06-05Ada Lovelace (future 1st computer programmer) meets Charles Babbage
  • 06-27Prudence Crandall, a white woman, arrested for conducting an academy for black females at Canterbury Conn
  • 07-08Russia and Turkey sign defense treaty
  • 07-24HMS Beagle departs Maldonado Uruguay
  • 08-03HMS Beagle reaches river mouth of Rio Negro
  • 08-10Chicago incorporates as a village of about 200
  • 08-17Lou Gehrig breaks record by playing in his 1,308th straight game
  • 08-23Britain abolishes slavery in colonies; 700,000 slaves freed
  • 08-24HMS Beagle reaches Bahia Blanca, Argentina
  • 09-03New York Sun begins publishing (1st daily newspaper)
  • 09-041st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty, 10 years old-NY Sun)
  • 09-08Charles Darwin departs to Buenos Aires
  • 09-19Charles Darwin visits Guardia del Monte, Argentina

People born in year of 1833

  • 01-23John Randolph Chambliss, Jr.: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1864
  • 01-28Charles George Gordon: London, England -- General (China, Khartoum)
  • 02-01Henry McNeal Turner: Black Methodist Bishop
  • 02-03Thomas T H Jorissen: Dutch historian
  • 02-05John Watkinson: Founder of British Chess Magazine (oldest chess magazine)
  • 02-06James Ewell Brown "JEB" Stuart: Major General (Confederate Army)
  • 02-07Ricardo Palma: Peru -- Writer / poet (Tradiciones Peruanas)
  • 02-11Melville Weston Fuller: 8th chief justice
  • 02-13William Whedbee Kirkland: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1915
  • 02-18James Deshler: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1863
  • 02-22Josef Foerster: Composer
  • 02-24Eduard Earl von Taaffe: Austrian Premier (1868..93)
  • 02-25Clement Anselm Evans: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1911
  • 02-25Julie Verstraete-Lacquet: Flemish actress
  • 02-28Alfred von Schlieffen: Count / Prussian General-Field Marshal
  • 03-14John Sappington Marmaduke: Major General (Confederate Army)
  • 03-14Lucy Hobbs Taylor: 1st US woman dentist (1866)
  • 03-20Henry Southwick Perkins: Composer
  • 03-26Betsy Perk [Christina E]: Dutch journalist / writer / feminist
  • 04-02Thomas Howard Ruger: Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 04-06Johan H C Kern: Dutch linguist (Sanskrit, Old Javan)
  • 04-10David McMurtrie Gregg: Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • 04-10James Edward Rains: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
  • 05-05Ferdinand von Richthofen: German geographer / explorer
  • 05-08Frank Wheaton: Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1903
  • 05-09Boleslaw Dembinski: Composer
  • 06-04Garnet Joseph: 1st viscount Wolseley soldier
  • 06-07Alexander Ritter: Composer
  • 06-09John Rogers Cooke: Brigadier General (Confederate Army), died in 1891
  • 06-15Edward Moody McCook: Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1909

People died in year of 1833

  • 01-07Ramon Felix Cuellar y Altarriba: Composer, dies at 55
  • 01-10Adrien Marie Legendre
  • 01-10Antoinio da Silva Leite: Composer, dies at 73
  • 01-17James Ball Antyne: Scot founder (Ball Antyne Press), dies at about 60
  • 01-17William Rush: Indians Sculptor (Spirit of the Schuylkill)
  • 02-18Georg Johann Schinn: Composer, dies at 64
  • 02-18Ignac Ruzitska: Composer, dies at 55
  • 03-07Rahel Varnhagen von Ense-Levin: German author, dies at 61
  • 03-11Fridolin Weber: Composer, dies at 71
  • 04-07Antoni Henryk Radziwill: Lithuanian / Polish composer, dies at 57
  • 04-22Richard Trevithick: Inventor (steam locomotive), dies at 62
  • 05-10Francois GJS Andrieux: French writer / politician, dies at 74
  • 05-14Johann Wilhelm Cornelius von Konigslow: Composer, dies at 88
  • 05-15Edmund Kean: English actor (Shylock), dies at 46
  • 05-28Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner: Composer, dies at 74
  • 05-30Josef Slavik: Composer, dies at 27
  • 06-20Philip Knapton: Composer, dies at 44
  • 06-23Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall: Composer, dies at 73
  • 07-18Joseph Comb: Missionary to Moluccas, dies at 63
  • 07-27Bartolommea Capitanio: Italian monastery founder / saint, dies at 26
  • 08-03Stoffel Muller: Dutch Sect Leader
  • 08-14Luigi Cagnola: Architect
  • 08-24Adrian H Haworth: English entomologist / botanist, dies at 65
  • 09-28Lemuel Haynes: Revolutionary War veteran, dies at 88
  • 09-29Ferdinand VII MF: King of Spain
  • 10-25Abbas Mirza: Persian Governor / heir to the throne, dies at 44
  • 10-27Ferdinand Franzl: Composer, dies at 66
  • 10-30Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek: Historian / literary, dies at 58
  • 11-08Maximilian Stadler: Composer, dies at 85
  • 12-10Dieudonne-Pascal Pieltain: Composer, dies at 79