Historical Events for February 1855
Events 1 - 9 of 9
3rd - Wisconsin Supreme Ct declares US Fugitive Slave Law unconstitutional
4th - Soldiers shoot Jewish families in Coro, Venezuela
5th - British government of Palmerston forms
8th - The Devil's Footprints mysteriously appear in southern Devon.
10th - US citizenship laws amended all children of US parents born abroad granted US citizenship
11th - Kassa Hailu is crowned Tewodros II, Emperor of Ethiopia, by Abuna Salama III in a ceremony at the church of Derasge Maryam.
12th - Michigan State University was established.
14th - Texas is linked by telegraph to the rest of the United States, with the completion of a connection between New Orleans and Marshall, Texas.
24th - US Court of Claims forms for cases against government