Historical Events In 1868
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
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 In the year 1868 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 Pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60
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 On this day in history nY Athletic Club formed
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club forms in the year 1868.
Sep 09 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain) in the year 1868.
Sep 10 In the year 1868 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 Dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter in the year 1868.
Sep 17 In the year 1868 roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies
Sep 22 In the year 1868 race riots in New Orleans La
Sep 23 On this day in history grito de Lares proclaims Puerto Rico's independence (crushed by Spain)
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 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 In the year 1868 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 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 in the year 1868.
Oct 01 1st edition of Maasbode published in the year 1868.
Oct 01 Rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63 in the year 1868.
Oct 04 Marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, president of Argentina (1922-28) on this day in history.
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 Fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895) in the year 1868.
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 On this day in history cuba revolts for independence against Spain
Oct 10 On this day in history declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba