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1846
      
The Mexican-American War Began
Leads to Mexico's cession of much of present day Southwestern US
1846 - 78
   the Pope was   
Blessed Pius IX
1846
      
Mallarino-Bidlack Treaty
Agreement of mutual cooperation between New Granada (today Colombia) and the United States.
1846
      
Oregon Treaty
Establishes the border between the British and American sections of the Oregon Country.
1846
      
Treaty of Amritsar
Settles dispute over territory in Kashmir.
1846
      
Treaty of Lahore
Ends the First Sikh War.
István Ferenczy
   created the sculpture   
Statue of Kolcsey, 1846
Matthew Cotes Wyatt
   created the sculpture   
Statue of the Duke of Wellington, 1846
1846
   was the first publication of   
The Darning-Needle
1846
   was the first publication of   
The Little Match-Seller
Neptune
      
Was Discovered in 1846
Neptune was the first planet to be discovered by using mathematics. After the discovery of Uranus in 1781, astronomers noticed that the planet was being pulled slightly out of its normal orbit. John Couch Adams of Britain and Urbain Jean Joseph Leverrier of France, used mathematics to predict that the gravity from another planet beyond Uranus was affecting the orbit of Uranus. Johann Gottfried Galle searched for the predicted planet and observed Neptune for the first time in 1846.
Iowa
   joined the U.S.A in   
1846
December 28, 1846
1846
      
Neptune Was Discovered
By Johann Gottfried Galle
Campbeltown Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1846
Rothesay Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1846
Helensburgh Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1846
Lord John Russell
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1846-1852
Liberal, he was a persistent advocate of extending the franchise and granting political equality to Roman Catholics
Robert Peel
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1841-1846
Conservative
Mexican-American War
   occurred during   
1846-1848
The Launching of Modern American Science, 1846-1876
   was written by   
Robert V. Bruce
1988
Third Cholera Pandemic
   occurred in   
1846-1863
The infection spread from India to Afghanistan in 1839 There were sporadic outbreaks over the next 6 years before it reappeared in India & the Middle East in 1845. It spread to Russia, where it is estimated that it caused at least a million deaths. And by 1848 it had hit Europe. In 1854, more than 23,000 died in Britain alone.






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