Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 02 October 2022
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 Quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador) on this day in history.
Aug 14 Leone Sinigaglia, composer on this day in history.
Aug 16 Bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances) on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1868 pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse
Aug 25 In the year 1868 costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60
Aug 25 Nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1868 franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club formed on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1868 nY Athletic Club forms
Sep 09 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain) on this day in history.
Sep 10 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1868.
Sep 23 Grito de Lares proclaims Puerto Rico's independence (crushed by Spain) in the year 1868.
Sep 25 On this day in history the Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia.
Sep 26 On this day in history henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer
Sep 27 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 Battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France in the year 1868.
Sep 28 In the year 1868 opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)
Sep 28 Thomas Carmichael Hindman, attorney/Confederate gen-mjr, shot at 40 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Spain's Queen Isabella is deposed, flees to France on this day in history.
Oct 01 1st edition of Maasbode published on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1868 rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63
Oct 04 Marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, president of Argentina (1922-28) in the year 1868.
Oct 06 Leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history cornell University (Ithaca NY) opens
Oct 07 On this day in history fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895)
Oct 08 Max Slevogt, German painter in the year 1868.
Oct 10 In the year 1868 1st written account of a Canadian football game
Oct 10 Cuba revolts for independence against Spain on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1868 declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba