Historical Events In 1868
Tuesday, 23 July 2019
Oct 10 Guillermo M Tomas, composer on this day in history.
Oct 11 Thomas Edison patents his 1st invention: electric voice machine in the year 1868.
Oct 16 On this day in history 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 On this day in history bertha Landes, 1st woman elected mayor of a major US city (Seattle)
Oct 21 On this day in history severe earthquake at 7 53 AM, centered in Hayward, Calif
Oct 21 In the year 1868 severe earthquake at 7:53 AM, centered in Hayward, Calif
Oct 22 In the year 1868 jacques Offenbach's opera "Genevieve de Brabant," premieres in NYC
Oct 23 Rama V, [Chulalongkorn], leader of Thailand (-1910) on this day in history.
Oct 26 B F Randolph, SC state senator, assassinated in the year 1868.
Oct 26 On this day in history white terrorists kill several blacks in St Bernard Parish La
Oct 30 In the year 1868 john Menard of Louisiana is 1st black elected to Congress
Oct 31 On this day in history standard uniform approved for postal carriers
Nov 02 On this day in history 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 In the year 1868 first black elected to Congress (John W Menard, Louisiana)
Nov 03 In the year 1868 ulysses Grant (R) wins presidential election over Horatio Seymour (D)
Nov 04 In the year 1868 the birth of Scott Joplin, Renowned 'ragtime' pianist
Nov 09 On this day in history andrea d' Angeli, composer
Nov 11 1st American amateur track & field meet (NYC) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1868 edouard Vuillard, French painter/graphic artist
Nov 13 On this day in history 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 in the year 1868.
Nov 13 Pierre Maurice, composer in the year 1868.
Nov 22 John Nance Garner, (D) 32nd VP (1933-41) in the year 1868.
Nov 23 In the year 1868 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 in the year 1868.
Nov 27 In the year 1868 battle at Washita-Gen Custer defeats Cheyennes
Nov 27 On this day in history black Kettle, [Motavato], Cheyenne chief, dies
Nov 28 In the year 1868 frantisek Alois Drdla, composer
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 John D Rockefeller begins anti oil war on this day in history.