Historical Events For 1877
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history england's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India
Jan 02 In the year 1877 slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906)
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 Gibson Gowland, England, actor (Blind Husbands, Phantom of the Opera) on this day in history.
Jan 07 Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer (1 great dog) on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1877 pietro Romani, composer, dies at 85
Jan 15 Lewis M Terman, Ind, psychologist (developed Stanford-Binet IQ test) on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history uS Assay Office in Helena, Montana opens
Jan 16 In the year 1877 color organ (for light shows) patented, by Bainbridge Bishop
Jan 17 On this day in history hans Jelmoli, composer
Jan 18 Samuel Zemurray, U.S. businessman (d.1961) on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history charles Coburn, Savannah Ga, actor (Devil & Miss Jones)
Jan 20 In the year 1877 ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
Jan 22 In the year 1877 arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices.
Jan 22 Hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics on this day in history.
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 On this day in history storm flood ravages Dutch coastal provinces
Jan 31 On this day in history max Ettlinger, German philosopher
Feb 01 Joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1877.
Feb 01 On this day in history thomas Frederick Dunhill, composer
Feb 03 In the year 1877 the piano piece 'chopsticks' is copyrighted
Feb 07 1st Guernsey Cattle Club organizes (NYC) in the year 1877.
Feb 07 On this day in history feliks Nowowiejski, composer
Feb 09 In the year 1877 uS weather service established
Feb 12 1st news dispatch by telephone, between Boston & Salem, Mass in the year 1877.
Feb 12 In the year 1877 american railroad workers strike against wage reduction
Feb 12 On this day in history first news dispatch by telephone, between Boston &Salem MA
Feb 13 Jazeps Medins, composer on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history henri Vandeputte, Belgian author/poet (L'homme Jeune)
Feb 18 In the year 1877 betsy Ranucci-Beckmann, [Theodora], Dutch author/actress (Dead Water)