Historical Events In 1868
Friday, 22 March 2019
Mar 21 1st US professional women's club, Sorosis, forms in NYC in the year 1868.
Mar 22 In the year 1868 hamish MacCunn, composer
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 Metropolitan Life Insurance Co forms on this day in history.
Mar 25 Bill Lockwood, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1893-1902) on this day in history.
Mar 26 Fuad I, king of Egypt (1922-36) in the year 1868.
Mar 27 Patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You) in the year 1868.
Mar 27 In the year 1868 the Lake Ontario Shore Railroad Company is organized in Oswego, New York.
Mar 28 Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter in the year 1868.
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 Karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist on this day in history.
Apr 01 Edmond Rostand, France, poet/playwright (Cyrano de Bergerac) on this day in history.
Apr 01 Hampton Institute opens in the year 1868.
Apr 01 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author on this day in history.
Apr 01 The Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank in the year 1868.
Apr 02 Eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret) in the year 1868.
Apr 03 An Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave on this day in history.
Apr 03 Franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Apr 05 J F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892) on this day in history.
Apr 06 Brigham Young marries his 27th & final wife in the year 1868.
Apr 06 On this day in history brigham Young marries his 27th &final wife
Apr 07 On this day in history 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.
Apr 08 Hampton Institute opens in the year 1868.
Apr 10 1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem" in the year 1868.
Apr 10 On this day in history brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala
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 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 Theodorus, [Kasa], emperor of Abyssinia, commits suicide on this day in history.