Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Oct 10 Guillermo M Tomas, composer on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1868 thomas Edison patents his 1st invention: electric voice machine
Oct 16 In the year 1868 franz X Ritter von Epp, German general (China)
Oct 17 In the year 1868 constitution of Grand Duchy of Luxembourg comes into effect
Oct 19 In the year 1868 bertha Landes, 1st woman elected mayor of a major US city (Seattle)
Oct 21 In the year 1868 severe earthquake at 7 53 AM, centered in Hayward, Calif
Oct 21 Severe earthquake at 7:53 AM, centered in Hayward, Calif in the year 1868.
Oct 22 On this day in history jacques Offenbach's opera "Genevieve de Brabant," premieres in NYC
Oct 23 Rama V, [Chulalongkorn], leader of Thailand (-1910) in the year 1868.
Oct 26 B F Randolph, SC state senator, assassinated in the year 1868.
Oct 26 White terrorists kill several blacks in St Bernard Parish La in the year 1868.
Oct 30 On this day in history john Menard of Louisiana is 1st black elected to Congress
Oct 31 Standard uniform approved for postal carriers on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1868 time zone: New Zealand officially adopts a standard time to be observed nationally
Nov 03 In the year 1868 1st black elected to Congress (John W Menard, Louisiana)
Nov 03 First black elected to Congress (John W Menard, Louisiana) on this day in history.
Nov 03 Ulysses Grant (R) wins presidential election over Horatio Seymour (D) in the year 1868.
Nov 04 In the year 1868 the birth of Scott Joplin, Renowned 'ragtime' pianist
Nov 09 Andrea d' Angeli, composer in the year 1868.
Nov 11 On this day in history 1st American amateur track & field meet (NYC)
Nov 11 Edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist in the year 1868.
Nov 13 In the year 1868 american Philological Association organized in NY
Nov 13 In the year 1868 gioacchino (Antonio) Rossini composer (Barber of Seville), dies at 76
Nov 13 Gioachino (Antonio) Rossini, composer (Barber of Seville), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Nov 13 Pierre Maurice, composer in the year 1868.
Nov 22 In the year 1868 john Nance Garner, (D) 32nd VP (1933-41)
Nov 23 On this day in history louis Ducos du Hauron patents trichrome color photo process
Nov 24 Scott Joplin, US, entertainer/composer (The Entertainer) in the year 1868.
Nov 26 1st baseball game played in enclosed field in SF, at 25th & Folsom on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history battle at Washita-Gen Custer defeats Cheyennes
Nov 27 In the year 1868 black Kettle, [Motavato], Cheyenne chief, dies
Nov 28 Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history the inauguration of a statue of King Charles XII of Sweden takes place in the King's garden in Stockholm.
Dec 01 In the year 1868 john D Rockefeller begins anti oil war