The year 1866 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1866 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|Allahabad High Court was established. It was formerly known as Agra High Court.
|In the US, the use of the metric system for metering was legalized.
|A massive fire broke out in 2500 Canadian houses in Quebec, a French-dominated region of Canada.
|In England, 220 people died after being hit by the storm 'Steamer London'.
|The needle company Excelsior began sewing machine needles.
|The intruder vessel sank at Monarch Leverpull, killing 738 people.
|Wesley College was established in Melbourne.
|The New York Legislature created the Neek Metropolitan Board of Health.
|The first ambulance was prepared for service.
|The states of Italy and Persia formed an alliance against the Austrian Empire.
|Battle of Callao: Peru's fighters fought the Spanish fleet.
|Kingdom of Italy declares war against Austria
|The first constitution of Romania was introduced.
|The Treaty of Prague ended the Ostro-Prussian War.
|Published the first Hawaiian daily newspaper.
|Violent fire destroyed 2,500 homes in Quebec.
|Howard University was founded in Washington, DC)
|Wooster's College established in Ohio.
|Wesley College, the largest school in Australia by enrolment, was established in Melbourne.
|Miners in Calaveras County, California, discovered a humanskull that a prominent geologist claimed was proof (later disproven)that humans had existed during the Pliocene age.
|The Grand Army of the Republic, a brother -in -law, was made up of the American Army veterans, who served in the US Civil War, was founded in Decatur, Illinois.
|Fanian raid-the-ridway fight, first place in Ontario to lead by Canadian soldiers and lead by Canadian officials.
|Fenion raids - The battle of the ridway, first fought by Canadian soldiers and especially led by Canadian officials, took place in Ontario.
|At the age of 18, Vinny Reem became the first and youngest artist to receive a statue from the United States government, the statue of Abraham Lincoln in Capital Rotunda, USA.