Historical Events In 1868
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Jan 03 Franz V M Cumont, Belgian religious historian on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history meiji Restoration returns authority to Japan's emperors
Jan 03 Moritz Hauptmann, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1868.
Jan 03 On this day in history the authority of the Japanese emperor is reestablished, causing a decline in the military rule of the shoguns.
Jan 06 Vittorio Monti, composer in the year 1868.
Jan 07 Abraham M "Mark" Lidzbarski, Polish/German orientalist in the year 1868.
Jan 07 In the year 1868 arkansas constitutional convention meets in Little Rock
Jan 07 Mississippi constitutional convention meets in Jackson on this day in history.
Jan 07 William Batchelder Bradbury, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1868.
Jan 08 On this day in history frank Dyson, proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity
Jan 14 Catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief) in the year 1868.
Jan 14 In the year 1868 heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
Jan 14 NC constitutional convention meets in Raleigh on this day in history.
Jan 14 North Carolina constitutional convention meets in Raleigh in the year 1868.
Jan 14 South Carolina constitutional convention, meets with a black majority on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1868 noach Zjordanija, Georgian veterinarian/premier (1918-21)
Jan 16 Cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer in the year 1868.
Jan 16 In the year 1868 refrigerator car patented by William Davis, a fish dealer in Detroit
Jan 19 In the year 1868 gustav Meyrink, writer
Jan 20 On this day in history florida constitutional convention meets in Tallahassee
Jan 22 Moritz Ganz, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 23 Juventino Rosas, composer in the year 1868.
Jan 25 In the year 1868 senufe, Abyssinia, Canadian soldier Alexander Dunn killed when his hunting rifle accidentally went off; born at York, Upper Canada Sept. 15, 1833; first Canadian awarded the Victoria Cross, for bravery as a lieutenant in the 11th (Prince Albert's Own) Regiment of Hussars at the 1854 charge of the Light Brigade at Balaklava
Jan 27 In the year 1868 cato Engelen-Sewing, Dutch soprano prima donna (Dutch Opera)
Jan 28 Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Frederick Archibald Lamond, composer on this day in history.
Jan 31 Theodore William Richards, chemist (atomic weights, Nobel-1914) in the year 1868.
Feb 03 Damaso Ledesma, composer on this day in history.
Feb 04 Constance Gore-booth Markiewicy, Irish patriot/playwright/MP in the year 1868.
Feb 05 On this day in history lodewijk Mortelmans, composer
Feb 10 On this day in history conservatives & military, seize Convention Hall in Florida
Feb 10 In the year 1868 william Allen White, Emporia KS, editor (Pulitzer 1942)
Feb 11 On this day in history leon Foucault, discovers 1st physical proof of Earth's rotation, dies
Feb 12 On this day in history johan H A Schaper, Dutch MP/founder (SDAP)