Historical Events In 1870
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jul 15 In the year 1870 georgia becomes last confederate to be readmitted to US
Jul 15 Hudson's Bay & Northwest Territories transferred to Canada in the year 1870.
Jul 15 In the year 1870 manitoba becomes 5th Canadian province & NW Territories created
Jul 18 In the year 1870 emil Mlynarski, composer
Jul 18 On this day in history pontifical infalliability proclaimed
Jul 19 On this day in history france declares war on Prussia; Franco-Prussian war begins
Jul 19 On this day in history france declares war on Prussia; the Franco-Prussian war begins
Jul 20 In the year 1870 vladimir D Nabokov, Russian jurist/minister of Justice (1918-19)
Jul 21 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42 in the year 1870.
Jul 22 In the year 1870 josef Strauss, composer, dies at 42
Jul 23 In the year 1870 emperor Napoleon III appoints Empress Eugenie as Regent of France
Jul 24 1st trans-US rail service begins in the year 1870.
Jul 24 On this day in history fred Law Olmsted Jr, architect/landscaper
Jul 24 In the year 1870 the first trans-US rail service begins
Jul 25 Jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch vicar (Young Flanders) on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1870 joseph Hilaire Pierre Belloc, England, author (Path to Rome)
Jul 28 Henri Jaspar, premier of Belgium (1927-31) on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history staten Island ferry "Westfield" burns, killing 100
Aug 02 On this day in history tower Subway, the world's first underground tube railway, opens in London.
Aug 04 British Red Cross Society forms in the year 1870.
Aug 04 Harry Lauder, Scotland, comedian/singer (Roamin' in the Gloamin) on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1870 battle at Spicheren: Prussia beats France
Aug 06 White conservatives suppresed black vote &captured Tenn legislature in the year 1870.
Aug 07 19 kittens, born to Tarawood Antigone (4 still born) on this day in history.
Aug 08 Magic (US) defeats Cambria (Engld) in 2nd running of America's Cup in the year 1870.
Aug 11 In the year 1870 tom Richardson, legendary England cricket fast bowler (1893-98)
Aug 13 In the year 1870 armed tug Palos becomes first U.S. Navy ship to transit Suez Canal
Aug 14 David [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies on this day in history.
Aug 15 Transcontinental Railway actually completed in the year 1870.
Aug 15 In the year 1870 transcontinental Railway actually completed in Colorado
Aug 16 Fred Goldsmith demonstrates curve ball isn't an optical illusion on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1870 ludvig Anton Edmund Passy, composer, dies at 80
Aug 17 1st ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington in the year 1870.
Aug 17 On this day in history frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine