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1856
      
The World's First Oil Refinery Was Built
In Romania
1856
      
Gustave Flaubert Published Madame Bovary
Booker T. Washington
   was born on   
April 5, 1856
American educator and writer - his autobiography, Up From Slavery, published in 1901, is still widely read today.
Sigmund Freud
   was born on   
May 6, 1856
Jewish-Austrian neuroligist and phychiatrist; founder of the phychoanalytic school of phychology
George Bernard Shaw
   was born on   
July 26, 1856
Irish playwright
L. Frank Baum
   was born on   
May 15, 1856
Author ("The Wizard of Oz")
1856
   the Prime Minister was   
Henry Sewell
Notable campaigner for New Zealand self government
1856
   the Prime Minister was   
William Fox
Known for his eventual support for Maori land rights, contributions to the education system and his work to increase New Zealand autonomy from Britain, served as Pm on 4 occassions 1861-62, 1869-1872 & 1873
1856 - 1861
   the Prime Minister was   
Edward Stafford
Described as pragmatic, logical and clear-sighted, served as PM 3 times, 1865-1869 & 1872
1856
      
Fifth Treaty of Paris
Ends the Crimean War.
1856
   was the first publication of   
The Thorny Road of Honor
1856
   was the first publication of   
The Jewish Maiden
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)
   features   
Crimean War, 1853 - 1856
Stromness Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1856
Maryhill Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1856
1856
      
London's National Portrait Gallery Opens
World's first national portrait gallery
Daniel Auber
   composed   
Manon Lescaut (1856)
Based on the Abbé Prévost's story Manon Lescaut
Sigmund Freud
   lifespan was   
1856-1939
Father of psychoanalysis
Crimean War
   occurred during   
1854-1856






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