Events

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Religion/Philosophy 11/29/1863 The first Sunday of Advent in the Christian calendar
Religion/Philosophy 12/08/1863 Catholics celebrate the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Religion/Philosophy 03/20/1864 Palm Sunday
Religion/Philosophy 02/10/1864 Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, is celebrated across the United States
Religion/Philosophy 03/25/1864 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 03/27/1864 Easter Sunday
Religion/Philosophy 11/02/1864 All Souls' Day - The Day of the Dead in the Christian calendar
Religion/Philosophy 11/27/1864 Advent Sunday - The first Sunday of Advent, the beginning of the year in the Christian calendar
Religion/Philosophy 12/25/1864 Christmas Day
Religion/Philosophy 04/21/1864—04/28/1864 Passover
Religion/Philosophy 10/01/1864 Rosh Hashana
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