Historical Events Happened In 1877
Sunday, 01 May 2016
Jan 01 England's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906)
Jan 04 In the year 1877 cornelius Vanderbilt, US robber baron, dies at 82
Jan 04 Cornerlius Vanderbilt, millionaire entrepreneur and the richest man in the world at the time of his death, dies in the year 1877.
Jan 04 Gibson Gowland, England, actor (Blind Husbands, Phantom of the Opera) in the year 1877.
Jan 07 Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer (1 great dog) on this day in history.
Jan 08 Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain (Montana Territory) in the year 1877.
Jan 10 In the year 1877 frederick Gardner Cottrell, inventor (elecrostatic precipitator)
Jan 11 In the year 1877 pietro Romani, composer, dies at 85
Jan 15 On this day in history lewis M Terman, Ind, psychologist (developed Stanford-Binet IQ test)
Jan 15 US Assay Office in Helena, Montana opens on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1877 color organ (for light shows) patented, by Bainbridge Bishop
Jan 17 Hans Jelmoli, composer on this day in history.
Jan 18 Samuel Zemurray, U.S. businessman (d.1961) on this day in history.
Jan 19 Charles Coburn, Savannah Ga, actor (Devil & Miss Jones) in the year 1877.
Jan 20 In the year 1877 ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
Jan 22 Arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices in the year 1877.
Jan 22 Hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics in the year 1877.
Jan 25 In the year 1877 congress determines presidential election between Hayes-Tilden
Jan 26 On this day in history kees van Dongen, Netherland, French painter
Jan 30 Storm flood ravages Dutch coastal provinces on this day in history.
Jan 31 Max Ettlinger, German philosopher in the year 1877.
Feb 01 Joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1877.
Feb 01 Thomas Frederick Dunhill, composer on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history the piano piece 'chopsticks' is copyrighted
Feb 07 On this day in history 1st Guernsey Cattle Club organizes (NYC)
Feb 07 Feliks Nowowiejski, composer in the year 1877.
Feb 09 US weather service established on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1877 1st news dispatch by telephone, between Boston & Salem, Mass
Feb 12 American railroad workers strike against wage reduction on this day in history.
Feb 12 First news dispatch by telephone, between Boston &Salem MA in the year 1877.
Feb 13 On this day in history jazeps Medins, composer
Feb 17 Henri Vandeputte, Belgian author/poet (L'homme Jeune) on this day in history.
Feb 18 Betsy Ranucci-Beckmann, [Theodora], Dutch author/actress (Dead Water) in the year 1877.