# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1852 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031

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### 1852 Historical Event(s)

•  February 5, 1852 – The Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia, one of the largest and oldest museums in the world, opens to the public.
•  March 1, 1852 – Archibald William Montgomerie, 13th Earl of Eglinton is appointed Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.
•  March 20, 1852 – Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin is published.
•  April 9, 1852 – At a general conference of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young explains the Adam–God doctrine, an important part of the theology of Mormon fundamentalism.
•  May 1, 1852 – The Philippine peso is introduced into circulation.
•  August 3, 1852 – Harvard wins the first Boat Race between Yale and Harvard. The race is also the first American intercollegiate athletic event
•  August 21, 1852 – Tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory.
•  October 11, 1852 – The University of Sydney, Australia’s oldest university, is inaugurated in Sydney.
•  November 16, 1852 – The English astronomer John Russell Hind discovers the asteroid 22 Kalliope.
•  December 2, 1852 – Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte becomes Emperor of the French (Napoleon III).

### Who Were Born On 1852?

•  January 26, 1852 – Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (Pietro Paolo Savorgnan di Brazzà), explorer (d. 1905)
•  March 1, 1852 – Théophile Delcassé, French statesman (d. 1923)
•  March 15, 1852 – Augusta, Lady Gregory, Anglo-Irish dramatist (d. 1932)
•  April 22, 1852 – Guillaume IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (d. 1912)
•  May 1, 1852 – Calamity Jane, American Wild West performer (d. 1903)
•  August 23, 1852 – Clímaco Calderón, President of Colombia. (d. 1913)
•  September 18, 1852 – Clement Lindley Wragge, British-born meteorologist (d. 1922)
•  September 23, 1852 – William Stewart Halsted, American surgeon (d. 1922)
•  October 2, 1852 – Sir William Ramsay, Scottish chemist (d. 1916)
•  December 4, 1852 – Orest Khvolson, Russian physicist (d. 1934)