1851

Rulers:

• Millard Fillmore, 13th President of the United States (1850-1853)

• Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901)

Events:

• Pinacoteca Tosio Martinengo opened in Brescia.

Deaths:

• Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851)

Literature:

• Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Some Christmas Stories (1850-1853)

• Gautier, Théophile (1811-1872): Partie carrée (1851)

Art:

• Bouguereau, William-Adolphe (18251905): Fraternal Love (1851)

• Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877): Jeunes femmes du village (1851-1852)

• Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870): Retrato de Manuelita Rosas (1851)

• Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870): Retrato de Manuelita Rosas, estudio (1851)