Historical Events In 1868
Monday, 15 July 2019
Mar 21 In the year 1868 1st US professional women's club, Sorosis, forms in NYC
Mar 22 On this day in history hamish MacCunn, composer
Mar 23 U of Calif founded (Oakland Calif) in the year 1868.
Mar 23 In the year 1868 university of California founded (Oakland CA)
Mar 24 Metropolitan Life Insurance Co forms on this day in history.
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) in the year 1868.
Mar 27 On this day in history patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You)
Mar 27 The Lake Ontario Shore Railroad Company is organized in Oswego, New York on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1868 cuno Amiet, Swiss painter
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 James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70 in the year 1868.
Mar 29 On this day in history ka'u District, Hawaii a 7.0 earthquake, the foreshock of the 7.9 earthquake on April 03, 1868.
Mar 31 In the year 1868 chinese Embassy arrives aboard steamship China
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 On this day in history hampton Institute opens
Apr 01 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author on this day in history.
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 On this day in history eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret)
Apr 03 An Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave in the year 1868.
Apr 03 Franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71 in the year 1868.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1868.
Apr 10 In the year 1868 1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem"
Apr 10 Brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala on this day in history.
Apr 10 George Arliss, London England, actor (Devil, Green Goddess) in the year 1868.
Apr 11 The Shogunate is abolished in Japan in the year 1868.
Apr 13 Abyssinian War ends as British and Indian troops capture Magdala in the year 1868.
Apr 13 On this day in history john Blackwood McEwen, composer
Apr 13 Theodorus, [Kasa], emperor of Abyssinia, commits suicide in the year 1868.