Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for '1855': Common year starting on Monday Common year starting on Saturday Gregorian calendar Julian calendar Roman numerals January 1 Hennepin Avenue Bridge Minneapolis Mississippi River Earthquake New Zealand Richter magnitude scale Wairarapa January 26 Point No Point Treaty Washington Territory Atlantic Ocean January 27 Pacific Ocean Panama Canal Railway Crimean War George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen January 29 Prime Minister of the United Kingdom February 5 Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston Emperor of Ethiopia February 11 Tewodros II of Ethiopia February 12 Michigan State University February 22 Pennsylvania State University U.S. Camel Corps United States Congress Alexander II of Russia Bates College Lewiston, Maine March 16 Nicholas I of Russia Anhui March 17 Taiping Rebellion Kansas Territory March 30 Missouri Slavery in the United States England Great Gold Robbery of 1855 May 15