Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Aug 13 In Peru and Bolivia a 8.5 earthquake killed 25,000 caused extreme damage and a tsunami on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador)
Aug 14 Leone Sinigaglia, composer in the year 1868.
Aug 16 In the year 1868 bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances)
Aug 18 In the year 1868 pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse
Aug 25 Costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60 in the year 1868.
Aug 25 Nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter on this day in history.
Aug 27 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1868.
Sep 08 In the year 1868 nY Athletic Club formed
Sep 08 On this day in history nY Athletic Club forms
Sep 09 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain) on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79
Sep 14 Golf's 1st recorded hole-in-one (Tom Morris at Prestwick's 8th hole) on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
Sep 17 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Race riots in New Orleans La on this day in history.
Sep 23 Grito de Lares proclaims Puerto Rico's independence (crushed by Spain) on this day in history.
Sep 25 The Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1868 henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer
Sep 27 In the year 1868 alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies
Sep 28 On this day in history battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France
Sep 28 Opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 1st edition of Maasbode published
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1868 leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer, dies at 51
Oct 07 Cornell University (Ithaca NY) opens on this day in history.
Oct 07 Fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895) in the year 1868.
Oct 08 In the year 1868 max Slevogt, German painter
Oct 10 On this day in history 1st written account of a Canadian football game
Oct 10 Cuba revolts for independence against Spain in the year 1868.
Oct 10 In the year 1868 declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba