1852

1852 (MDCCCLII) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1852nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 852nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 52nd year of the 19th century, and the 3rd year of the 1850s decade. As of the start of 1852, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

The world in 1852

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

  • Emma Eliza Bower, American physician, club-woman, and newspaperwoman (d. 1937)
  • Liu Buchan, Chinese admiral (d. 1895)
  • Gef, supposed Indian-born Manx talking mongoose (presumed hoax of 1930s)

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Further reading

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