Historical Events In 1867
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Jan 01 Charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles) in the year 1867.
Jan 06 Georges Martin Witkowski, composer in the year 1867.
Jan 07 Private Timothy O'Hea is awarded the Victoria Cross for his bravery in 1866, protecting the lives of 800 emigrants on a Grand Trunk train menaced by a fire in a boxcar carrying explosives. This is the only VC awarded for a brave deed not done in the face of the enemy on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history emily Green Balch, US, sociologist/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1946)
Jan 08 In the year 1867 legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite Pres Johnson's veto
Jan 08 Legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite President Johnson's veto on this day in history.
Jan 09 Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth) in the year 1867.
Jan 11 Benito Juárez becomes the Mexican president again in the year 1867.
Jan 12 Leo Tolstoy's "Smert Ioonna Groznogo," premieres in St Petersburg in the year 1867.
Jan 12 In the year 1867 victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education, dies at 74
Jan 21 James Marcus, New York, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail) on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history herbert Bedford, composer
Jan 27 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history the birth of Vicente Blasco Ibanez, Spanish writer
Jan 29 On this day in history vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Spain, writer (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse)
Jan 31 Maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board of a French ship for Algeria on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1867 bricklayers start working 8-hour days
Feb 03 In the year 1867 prince Mutsuhito, 14, becomes Emperor Meiji of Japan (1867-1912)
Feb 05 On this day in history casper A Lingbeek, vicar/Dutch MP (HSP, 1925..37)
Feb 05 On this day in history salomon Munk, published Arabic edition of Maimounides, dies
Feb 06 Peabody Fund forms to promote Black education in South on this day in history.
Feb 07 Laura Ingalls Wilder, Wisc, kid book author (Little House on Prarie) on this day in history.
Feb 08 The Ausgleich results in the establishment of the Dual Monarchy of Austria-Hungary in the year 1867.
Feb 09 On this day in history edward Naylor, composer
Feb 09 Nebraska becomes 37th US state in the year 1867.
Feb 11 On this day in history august W Messer, German philosopher/educator/psychologist
Feb 12 Hedwig Courths-Mahler, German author (Warbride) [or Febr 18] in the year 1867.
Feb 13 Johann Strauss' "Blue Danube" waltz premieres in Vienna in the year 1867.
Feb 14 On this day in history hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co issues 1st policy
Feb 14 In the year 1867 hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company issues first policy
Feb 17 1st ship passes through Suez Canal on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history william Cadbury, England, chocolate manufacturer (Cadbury)
Feb 21 Otto Hermann Kahn, Banker, organized Metropolitan Opera Co on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history george Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 90