Historical Events In 1868
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Mar 21 1st US professional women's club, Sorosis, forms in NYC on this day in history.
Mar 22 Hamish MacCunn, composer in the year 1868.
Mar 23 In the year 1868 u of Calif founded (Oakland Calif)
Mar 23 University of California founded (Oakland CA) in the year 1868.
Mar 24 On this day in history metropolitan Life Insurance Co forms
Mar 25 On this day in history bill Lockwood, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1893-1902)
Mar 26 Fuad I, king of Egypt (1922-36) on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1868 patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You)
Mar 27 In the year 1868 the Lake Ontario Shore Railroad Company is organized in Oswego, New York.
Mar 28 Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter on this day in history.
Mar 28 On this day in history death of the Earl of Cardigan, British general who led the ill-conceived Charge of the Light Brigade against the Russians during the Crimean War.
Mar 28 In the year 1868 james Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70
Mar 29 Ka'u District, Hawaii a 7.0 earthquake, the foreshock of the 7.9 earthquake on April 03, 1868 in the year 1868.
Mar 31 Chinese Embassy arrives aboard steamship China on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1868 karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist
Apr 01 On this day in history edmond Rostand, France, poet/playwright (Cyrano de Bergerac)
Apr 01 Hampton Institute opens in the year 1868.
Apr 01 In the year 1868 the birth of Edmond Rostand, French author
Apr 01 In the year 1868 the Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank.
Apr 02 In the year 1868 eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret)
Apr 03 In the year 1868 an Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave
Apr 03 In the year 1868 franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71
Apr 05 In the year 1868 j F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892)
Apr 06 Brigham Young marries his 27th & final wife in the year 1868.
Apr 06 In the year 1868 brigham Young marries his 27th &final wife
Apr 07 Thomas D'Arcy McGee, one of the Canadian Fathers of Confederation is assassinated by the Irish, in one of the few Canadian political assassinations, and the only one of a federal politician on this day in history.
Apr 08 Hampton Institute opens on this day in history.
Apr 10 1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem" on this day in history.
Apr 10 Brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala in the year 1868.
Apr 10 In the year 1868 george Arliss, London England, actor (Devil, Green Goddess)
Apr 11 The Shogunate is abolished in Japan on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1868 abyssinian War ends as British and Indian troops capture Magdala.
Apr 13 In the year 1868 john Blackwood McEwen, composer
Apr 13 On this day in history theodorus, [Kasa], emperor of Abyssinia, commits suicide