Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 05 July 2020
May 28 On this day in history claude Anet, [Jean Schopfer], French writer (Fille Perdue)
May 29 The assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade in the year 1868.
May 30 On this day in history memorial Day 1st observed when 2 women in Columbus Mississippi placed flowers on both Confederate & Union graves
May 30 In the year 1868 memorial Day first observed when 2 women in Columbus MS placed flowers on both Confederate & Union graves
May 31 1st Memorial Day parade held in Ironton, Ohio in the year 1868.
May 31 In the year 1868 first Memorial Day parade held in Ironton OH
Jun 01 James Buchanan, 15th US president (1857-61), dies at 77 in the year 1868.
Jun 01 In the year 1868 james Buchanan, the 15th president of the U.S., dies near Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Jun 01 On this day in history texas constitutional convention meets in Austin
Jun 03 Lvar Henning Mankell, composer in the year 1868.
Jun 04 In the year 1868 van Bosse/Fock govt begins
Jun 05 In the year 1868 anselm Huttenbrenner, composer, dies at 73
Jun 06 In the year 1868 robert Falcon Scott, British leader of ill-fated south pole expedition
Jun 06 The birth of Robert F. Scott, English antartic explorer on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history 1st meeting of Board of Regents, University of California
Jun 09 In the year 1868 first meeting of the Board of Regents, University of California
Jun 09 James Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak (1841-68), dies on this day in history.
Jun 10 2nd Belmont: Bobby Swim aboard General Duke wins in 3:02 on this day in history.
Jun 10 Michael Obrenovic, ruler of Sweden, murdered in the year 1868.
Jun 13 Oscar J Dunn (a black) is elected Lt Governor of Louisiana on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1868 karl Landsteiner, Austria, immunologist/pathologist (Nobel 1930)
Jun 18 Miklos Horthy von Nagybanya, Hungarian admiral/regent (1910-44) in the year 1868.
Jun 19 In the year 1868 heinrich Schenker, [A Niloff], Austrian musicologist (Urlinie)
Jun 19 On this day in history maj Gen E R S Canby removes mayor of Columbia SC
Jun 20 In the year 1868 helen Miller Shepard, philanthropist/established Hall of Fame
Jun 21 In the year 1868 wagner's opera "Meistersinger von Nuernberg," premieres in Munich
Jun 22 Arkansas re-enters US in the year 1868.
Jun 23 Christopher Latham Sholes patents "Type-writer" on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history fL, AL, LA, GA, NC & SC readmitted to US
Jun 29 In the year 1868 the birth of George Hale, American astronomer
Jun 30 In the year 1868 c V France, Bradford Engld, actor (Skin Game, Adventure in Blackmail)
Jul 04 On this day in history battle at Ueno: last Tokugawa armies defeated
Jul 05 In the year 1868 william H Singer, US painter/collector (Singer Museum, Laren)
Jul 06 Petrus A Euwens, Dutch vicar/editor (Amigoe di Curacao) in the year 1868.