Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 16 January 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) in the year 1868.
Aug 14 In the year 1868 leone Sinigaglia, composer
Aug 16 In the year 1868 bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances)
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 In the year 1868 nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter
Aug 27 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1868.
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club formed in the year 1868.
Sep 08 On this day in history nY Athletic Club forms
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history golf's 1st recorded hole-in-one (Tom Morris at Prestwick's 8th hole)
Sep 15 Dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter in the year 1868.
Sep 17 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies in the year 1868.
Sep 22 On this day in history race riots in New Orleans La
Sep 23 In the year 1868 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 Battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France on this day in history.
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 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 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 In the year 1868 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 On this day in history 1st written account of a Canadian football game
Oct 10 In the year 1868 cuba revolts for independence against Spain
Oct 10 Declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba on this day in history.