Historical Events In 1868
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Aug 13 In the year 1868 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 Leone Sinigaglia, composer on this day in history.
Aug 16 Bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances) on this day in history.
Aug 18 Pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse in the year 1868.
Aug 25 Costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter in the year 1868.
Aug 27 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club formed in the year 1868.
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club forms on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1868 mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain)
Sep 10 In the year 1868 franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79
Sep 14 On this day in history golf's 1st recorded hole-in-one (Tom Morris at Prestwick's 8th hole)
Sep 15 On this day in history dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
Sep 17 On this day in history roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies
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) in the year 1868.
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 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 Battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France in the year 1868.
Sep 28 On this day in history opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)
Sep 28 On this day in history thomas Carmichael Hindman, attorney/Confederate gen-mjr, shot at 40
Sep 30 Spain's Queen Isabella is deposed, flees to France in the year 1868.
Oct 01 1st edition of Maasbode published on this day in history.
Oct 01 Rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63 in the year 1868.
Oct 04 In the year 1868 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 On this day in history fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895)
Oct 08 In the year 1868 max Slevogt, German painter
Oct 10 In the year 1868 1st written account of a Canadian football game
Oct 10 Cuba revolts for independence against Spain in the year 1868.
Oct 10 Declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba on this day in history.