Events

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Religion/Philosophy 10/10/1864 Yom Kippur - the Jewish Day of Atonement
Religion/Philosophy 12/24/1864 Hanakkuh, the Jewish Festival of Lights, begins
Religion/Philosophy 12/31/1864 Hanakkuh, the Jewish Festival of Lights, ends
Religion/Philosophy 01/07/1864 Archbishop John Hughes is buried in a ceremony at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City
Religion/Philosophy 04/05/1864 In Korea, Su-un, founder of the Donghak religious sect, is tried and found guilty of heresy
Religion/Philosophy 04/15/1864 In Korea, Su-un, founder of the Donghak religious sect, is executed for heresy at Daegu
Science/Technology 02/05/1861 "Peep Show" machine patented in Cincinnati, Ohio
Science/Technology 03/25/1857 The first photograph of a solar eclipse taken in Philadelphia
Science/Technology 03/27/1855 Kerosene patented in the United States
Science/Technology 03/27/1860 The corkscrew receives its first United States patent
Science/Technology 04/10/1849 The safety pin is patented in New York City
Science/Technology 05/04/1845 First iron truss bridge in the nation completed in Pennsylvania
Science/Technology 05/06/1851 Linus Yale patents his lock
Science/Technology 05/06/1851 Mechanical refrigerator patented in Florida
Science/Technology 06/10/1846 Rubber tire for carriage wheels patented in England
Science/Technology 05/14/1853 Gail Borden applies for a patent for the production of commercial condensed milk
Science/Technology 08/19/1856 Gail Borden receives his patent for the production of commercial condensed milk
Science/Technology 05/19/1857 Electric fire alarm is patented in Boston
Science/Technology 05/20/1856 The first telegraph ticker to print words patented in New York City
Science/Technology 05/22/1849 Abraham Lincoln of Springfield, Illinois receives a patent for a device to aid riverboats over shoals