Historical Events In 1868
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Aug 13 On this day in history in Peru and Bolivia a 8.5 earthquake killed 25,000 caused extreme damage and a tsunami
Aug 13 On this day in history quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador)
Aug 14 On this day in history leone Sinigaglia, composer
Aug 16 Bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances) in the year 1868.
Aug 18 Pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse on this day in history.
Aug 25 Costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1868 nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter
Aug 27 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history nY Athletic Club formed
Sep 08 In the year 1868 nY Athletic Club forms
Sep 09 In the year 1868 mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain)
Sep 10 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1868 golf's 1st recorded hole-in-one (Tom Morris at Prestwick's 8th hole)
Sep 15 In the year 1868 dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
Sep 17 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies in the year 1868.
Sep 22 In the year 1868 race riots in New Orleans La
Sep 23 Grito de Lares proclaims Puerto Rico's independence (crushed by Spain) on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1868 the Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia.
Sep 26 Henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer on this day in history.
Sep 27 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1868 battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France
Sep 28 On this day in history opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)
Sep 28 In the year 1868 thomas Carmichael Hindman, attorney/Confederate gen-mjr, shot at 40
Sep 30 On this day in history spain's Queen Isabella is deposed, flees to France
Oct 01 In the year 1868 1st edition of Maasbode published
Oct 01 In the year 1868 rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63
Oct 04 On this day in history marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, president of Argentina (1922-28)
Oct 06 On this day in history leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer, dies at 51
Oct 07 On this day in history cornell University (Ithaca NY) opens
Oct 07 Fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895) on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history max Slevogt, German painter
Oct 10 On this day in history 1st written account of a Canadian football game
Oct 10 On this day in history cuba revolts for independence against Spain
Oct 10 Declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba in the year 1868.