Historical Events Happened In 1877
Thursday, 02 April 2015
Jan 01 England's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India on this day in history.
Jan 02 Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906) on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gibson Gowland, England, actor (Blind Husbands, Phantom of the Opera)
Jan 07 In the year 1877 johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer (1 great dog)
Jan 08 In the year 1877 crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain (Montana Territory).
Jan 10 Frederick Gardner Cottrell, inventor (elecrostatic precipitator) in the year 1877.
Jan 11 Pietro Romani, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Lewis M Terman, Ind, psychologist (developed Stanford-Binet IQ test) on this day in history.
Jan 15 US Assay Office in Helena, Montana opens in the year 1877.
Jan 16 Color organ (for light shows) patented, by Bainbridge Bishop in the year 1877.
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) on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1877 ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
Jan 22 On this day in history arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices.
Jan 22 In the year 1877 hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics
Jan 25 Congress determines presidential election between Hayes-Tilden on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history kees van Dongen, Netherland, French painter
Jan 30 In the year 1877 storm flood ravages Dutch coastal provinces
Jan 31 Max Ettlinger, German philosopher on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer, dies at 71
Feb 01 Thomas Frederick Dunhill, composer in the year 1877.
Feb 03 The piano piece 'chopsticks' is copyrighted in the year 1877.
Feb 07 1st Guernsey Cattle Club organizes (NYC) on this day in history.
Feb 07 Feliks Nowowiejski, composer on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history uS weather service established
Feb 12 1st news dispatch by telephone, between Boston & Salem, Mass in the year 1877.
Feb 12 On this day in history american railroad workers strike against wage reduction
Feb 12 First news dispatch by telephone, between Boston &Salem MA in the year 1877.
Feb 13 In the year 1877 jazeps Medins, composer
Feb 17 In the year 1877 henri Vandeputte, Belgian author/poet (L'homme Jeune)
Feb 18 Betsy Ranucci-Beckmann, [Theodora], Dutch author/actress (Dead Water) in the year 1877.