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Events:
Amadeo I of Spain is formmally installed as King of Spain. He was actually a son of the King of Italy who was chosen to be king after the deposition of Isabella II. He would only be King for three years, before the monarchy was abolished and Spain declared a Republic.

Birthdays:
1836 – Hawaiian Queen consort, Emma is born in Honolulu. She would go on to marry Kign Kamehemeha IV and actually run for monarch herself after her husbands death in 1863, but she was not successful.

Deaths:
1861 – King Frederick William IV of Prussia died in Potsdam at age 65. He had a stroke back in 1857, and his brother William, became his regent, until the Kings death. William then acceeded to the throne as Wilhelm I.

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