Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1830s  1840s  1850s  - 1860s -  1870s  1880s  1890s

Years: 1862 1863 1864 - 1865 - 1866 1867 1868
1865 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology - Architecture -
Art - Literature (Poetry) - Music - Science
Sports - Rail Transport
Countries:     Australia - Canada - France - Germany - Ireland - Mexico - New Zealand - Norway - South Africa - UK - USA
Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
Births - Marriages - Deaths

Year 1865 (MDCCCLXV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1865Edit

January - MarchEdit

Battle of Fort Fisher

January 15: Union captures Fort Fisher.


American Civil War in 1865

April - JuneEdit

Jefferson Davis - Project Gutenberg eText 15393

April 2: Jefferson Davis.

Appomattox courthouse

April 9: Appomattox Court House.

The Assassination of President Lincoln - Currier and Ives

April 14: Lincoln shot.

Sultana Disaster

April 27: Sultana sinks.

Standard of the Salvation Army

July 2: Salvation Army.

July - SeptemberEdit

File:Alice in Wonderland.jpg
SS Brother Jonathan 1862

July 30: Steamer Brother Jonathan sinks.

October - DecemberEdit


November 26: Battle of Papudo.

Francis Galton2

Francis Galton.


Ongoing eventsEdit


1865 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1865

Ab urbe condita 2618
Armenian calendar 1314
Bahá'í calendar 21 – 22
Buddhist calendar 2409
Coptic calendar 1581 – 1582
Ethiopian calendar 1857 – 1858
Hebrew calendar 5625 5626
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1920 – 1921
 - Shaka Samvat 1787 – 1788
 - Kali Yuga 4966 – 4967
Holocene calendar 11865
Iranian calendar 1243 – 1244
Islamic calendar 1281 – 1282
Japanese calendar Genji 2

(元治 2 年)

— changed to —
Keiō 1

(慶応 元年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2525
Julian calendar 1910
Korean calendar 4198
Thai solar calendar 2408

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1865 births.


January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

People of the year 1865 at Familypedia

262 people were born in 1865

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Albert Adams (1865-1866)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
Graziella Amato (1865-1937)
David John Avard (1865-1944)David Avard (1839-1910)Elizabeth Newton (1841-1890)
Ann Bailey (1865-1917)Henry Bailey (1837-1920)Elizabeth Edwards (1837-1909)
Charlotte Julia Baker (1865-1944)Robert Baker (1837-1921)Jane Leiff (1843-1930)
George Henry Barber (1865-c1958)Joseph Rambler Barber (1821-1907)Charlotte Emma Avery (1833-1908)
Albert George Bassingthwaighte (1865-1937)John Bassingthwaighte (1832-1893)Anne Broadhead (1833-1899)
William Henry Bath (c1865-1914)Thomas Hull Bath (1836-1890)Rebecca Turner (1839-1887)
Elizabeth Catherine Bellamy (1865-1940)Zadock Bellamy (1843-1908)Miriam Sarah Moore (1846-1931)
Frederick Bennett (1865-1945)Charles Bennett (c1822-1893)Elizabeth Kate Worthington (1829-1926)
Henryetta Mary Bennett (1865-1905)Henry Tapus Bennett (1814-1876)Mary Unicomb (1830-1877)
Anna Eliza Berry (1865-1928)John Francis Berry (1832-1915)Elizabeth Cherrington (1846-1887)
Harry Louis Biow (1865-1931)Gabriel Louis Biow (1840-1914)Marianna Neiderthal (1840-1918)
William Birdwood, 1st Baron Birdwood (1865-1951)Herbert Mills Birdwood (1837-1907)Edith Marion Sidonie Impey (1843-1912)
Allan George Blanchette (1865-)Thomas Blanchette (1838-1884)Ethel Maud Gardner
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111 children were born to the 134 women born in 1865

161 people died in 1865

 FatherMotherAge at death
James Wesley Adair (1841-1865)Thomas Jefferson Adair (1814-1895)Frances Rogers (1818-1847)
Lydia Ames (1802-1865)Ithamer Ames (1779-1810)Hannah Clark (1784-1853)
Harriet Sears Amory (1835-1865)William Amory (1804-1888)Anna Powell Mason Sears (1813-1895)30
Charles Armstrong (c1800-1865)65
Thomas Arndell (1799-1865)Thomas Arndell (1753-1821)Elizabeth Dalton (1766-1843)66
Lydia Paulia Atchley (1792-1865)Thomas Atchley (1755-1836)Lydia Richards (1762-1850)
Isaac Ball (1787-1865)Isaac Ball (1747-1809)Hannah Cummings (1757-)78
Antje Banté (1825-1865)Willem Banté (1799-1868)Gerritje Beltman (1800-1846)40
József Barthus (c1805-c1865)
Corah Beecroft (1839-1865)Edward Beecroft (1799-1857)Corah Maskey (1809-1881)26
Julio Belín (1815-1865)
Julia Bishop (1791-1865)Bill Bishop (1770-1796)Phebe Burgess (1766-1805)
Lewis Botting (1829-1865)Thomas Botting (1795)Susanna (1797)36
Caleb Bracegirdle (1819-1865)John Bracegirdle (1783-1869)Hannah Hobson46
Matthew Bradford (1801-1865)Matthew Bradford (c1765-1849)Susannah Watty (c1779-1836)
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13556 people lived in 1865

Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)
Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)
Arsalina Abbadie (1822-1900)Jean-Luc Abbadie (1795-1840)Audrey Bidard (1799-1860)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Hannah Abbot (1789-1871)William Abbot (1748-1793)Phebe Ballard (1752-1846)
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
John Joseph Caldwell Abbott (1821-1893)Joseph Abbott (c1790-1862)Harriet Bradford (c1800-1873)
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Events of the year 1865 at FamilypediaEdit

236 people were married in 1865.

 Joined with
Margaret Aberdein (1844-1903)William John Blair Brown (1844-1923)
Emma Smith Adair (1845-1876)Hans Peter Mortensen (1844-1890)
Margaret Elizabeth Adair (1842-1916)Bluford Holland (1839-1875)
Charles Francis Adams (1835-1915)Mary Hone Ogden (1837-1905)
Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Eliza Agnes Bradley (1846-1925)
Eva Alford (1847-1930)George Inmon (1844-1882)
Raymond Alford (1833-1909)Mary Elizabeth McClendon
Charles Henry Anlezark (1844-1918)Rachel Harrison (1847-1872)
George Wright Arguile (1839-1922)Mary Bullock (1845-1915)
Jennifer Armstrong (1840-1920)William Newton (1840-1900)
James Richison Badham (1841-1888)Eliza A Fisher (1847-1928)
George Bailey (1843-1915)Charlotte Jurd (1845-1872)+Lucy Northcott (1851-1935)
George Bailey (1843-1908)Charlotte Taylor (1839-1933)
Joseph Baker (1841-1928)Emma Sparks (1843-1868)+Dumvelia Taaffe (1847-1924)
John Bakon (1843-1921)Hester Minns (1846-1908)+Amy Adelaide Davis (1872-1940)
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There were 0 military battles in 1865.

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