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Notable Historical Events - 1825

1825House of Representatives elects John Quincy Adams 6th US president

1825Pres John Adams suggests establishment of a US observatory

1825 Historical Events
Date Event
Jan 3
Scottish factory owner Robert Owen buys 30,000 acres in Indiana as site for New Harmony utopian community 
Jan 19
Ezra Daggett & nephew Thomas Kensett patent food storage in tin cans 
Jan 25
1st US engineering college opens, Rensselaer Polytechnic, Troy, NY 
Jan 27
U.S. Congress approves Indian Territory (in what is present-day Oklahoma), clearing the way for forced relocation of the Eastern Indians on the "Trail of Tears." 
Feb 3
Dutch North Sea coast floods 
Feb 5
Hannah Lord Montague of NY creates 1st detachable shirt collar 
Feb 9
House of Representatives elects John Quincy Adams 6th US president 
Feb 12
Creek Indian treaty signed. Tribal chiefs agree to turn over all their land in Georgia to the government & migrate west by Sept 1, 1826 
Feb 19
Franz Grillparzer's "Konig Ottokars Gluck," premieres in Vienna 
Feb 22
Russia & Britain establish Alaska-Canada boundary 
Mar 2
1st grand opera in US sung in English, NYC 
Mar 4
John Quincy Adams inaugrated as 6th president 
Apr 10
1st hotel in Hawaii opens 
Apr 10
Nicaraguan constituent assembly meets at Leon 
Apr 19
33 patriotic exiles return to Uruguay 
May 20
Charles X becomes King of France 
May 25
American Unitarian Association founded 
Jun 4
Unseasonable hurricane hits NYC 
Jun 11
The first cornerstone is laid for Fort Hamilton in New York City. 
Jun 19
Gioacchino Rossini's "Il viaggio a Reims" premieres 
Jun 20
Coronation of French King Charles X the Bourbon 
Jun 22
British Parliament abolishes feudalism and the seigneurial system in British North America. 
Jul 21
Java princess Dipo Negoro/Mangkubumi declare war on all non-islamics 
Jul 30
Malden Island is discovered. 
Aug 6
Bolivia gains independence from Peru (National Day) 
Aug 14
Dutch King Willem I throws foreign students out 
Aug 25
Uruguay declares independence from Brazil (National Day) 
Aug 29
Portugal recognizes the Independence of Brazil. 
Sep 27
Rail transport is born with the opening of the Stockton-Darlington line 
Oct 7
Miramichi Fire, disaster in New Brunswick 
Oct 17
1st French Liszts operette Don Sanche premieres in Paris 
Oct 26
Erie Canal between Hudson River & Lake Erie opened 
Nov 26
1st college fraternity founded (Kappa Alpha (Union College, NY)) 
Nov 29
1st Italian opera in US, "Barber of Seville" premieres (NYC) 
Dec 6
Pres John Adams suggests establishment of a US observatory 
Dec 26
Decembrist uprising in Russia against Tsar Nicholas I begins [O.S. 14 December] 
Dec 27
1st public railway using steam locomotive completed in England between Stockton and Darlington 
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