Historical Events In 1868
Friday, 10 July 2020
Feb 14 Henricus A Poels, Dutch RC theologist/social foreman on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1868 benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms (NY)
Feb 16 The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is founded on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1868 wilhelm Schmidt, German anthropologist/linguist (Anthropos)
Feb 22 Henri Polak, union leader/politician (soc-dem) in the year 1868.
Feb 23 William E B Du Bois, Mass, civil rights writer (Souls of Black Folk) on this day in history.
Feb 24 1st US parade with floats (Mardi Gras-Mobile Alabama) in the year 1868.
Feb 24 First US parade with floats (Mardi Gras-Mobile AL) in the year 1868.
Feb 24 In the year 1868 the House of Representatives impeaches (but the Senate later acquits) U.S. President Andrew Johnson, following his attempt to dismiss War Secretary Edwin Stanton.
Feb 25 On this day in history andrew Johnson impeached for violation of the Tenure of Office act
Feb 25 In the year 1868 anthony J Block, Dutch lawyer (strafproces)
Feb 26 In the year 1868 leonard Borwick, British(?) pianist
Feb 29 In the year 1868 1st British govt of Disraeli forms
Feb 29 British government of Disraeli forms on this day in history.
Feb 29 In the year 1868 [Charles] Louis I [Augustus], King of Bavaria (L Montez), dies at 81
Mar 02 Carl Eberwein, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 02 University of Illinois opens in the year 1868.
Mar 03 In the year 1868 alain, [Emile-Auguste Chartier], French philosopher/writer
Mar 04 Royal Canadian Yacht Club (RCYC) chartered in Toronto in the year 1868.
Mar 05 Arrigo Boito's opera "Mefistofele," premieres in Milan in the year 1868.
Mar 05 In the year 1868 prosper Poullet, Belgian viscount/jurist/minister
Mar 05 Stapler patented in England by C H Gould in the year 1868.
Mar 05 In the year 1868 uS Senate organizes to decide charges against President Andrew Johnson
Mar 09 The opera "Hamlet" premieres in Paris in the year 1868.
Mar 12 Britain annexed Basutoland in Africa on this day in history.
Mar 12 Congress abolishes manufacturer's tax in the year 1868.
Mar 12 On this day in history great Britain annexes Basutoland in Africa
Mar 13 In the year 1868 senate begins Pres Andrew Johnson impeachment trial
Mar 13 Senate begins President Andrew Johnson impeachment trial in the year 1868.
Mar 16 In the year 1868 maxim Gorki, USSR, playwright (The Lower Depths) [3/28 NS]
Mar 17 Postage stamp canceling machine patent issued on this day in history.
Mar 20 Jesse James Gang robs bank in Russelville Kentucky of $14,000 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history jesse James Gang robs bank in Russelville KY of $14,000
Mar 20 On this day in history obe Postma, Frisian poet/geography/historian (Frisian Clay Farm)