Historical Events for August 1865
Events 1 - 5 of 5
2nd - Lewis Carroll publishes "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"
2nd - Trans Atlantic Cable being laid by SS Great Eastern snaps & is lost
12th - Joseph Lister performs 1st antiseptic surgery
16th - Restoration Day in the Dominican Republic: The Dominican Republic regains its independence after 4 years of fighting against the Spanish Annexation.
20th - Pres Johnson proclaims an end to "insurrection" in Tx