Historical Events In 1870
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Aug 17 In the year 1870 mrs Esther Morris becomes 1st woman magistrate (South Pass, Wyoming)
Aug 17 The first ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1870 western Australia is granted representative government
Aug 18 In the year 1870 battle at Gravelotte Privat: Prussia beat France, 32,000 casualties
Aug 18 On this day in history felix Salm-Salm, Prussian/US prince/brig-general, dies in battle
Aug 19 In the year 1870 bernard Baruch, financier/presidential adviser (Cold War)
Aug 24 In the year 1870 the Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion.
Aug 26 In the year 1870 aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [NS=Sept 7]
Aug 27 On this day in history amado Nervo, [Juan C Ruiz de Nervo], Mexican writer/poet
Aug 31 On this day in history maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response)
Sep 01 In the year 1870 napoleon III captured at Sedan
Sep 01 On this day in history timotei Popovici, composer
Sep 02 On this day in history charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48
Sep 02 Marie Ault, [Mary Cragg], Wigan England on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies
Sep 04 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king in the year 1870.
Sep 04 On this day in history friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)
Sep 06 On this day in history ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die
Sep 07 Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26] on this day in history.
Sep 08 Hermann Hans Wetzler, composer in the year 1870.
Sep 08 Neth & Engl sign "Koelietraktaat" Br-Indian contract work in Suriname on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history dutch Jurist Cooperation forms
Sep 11 Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46 on this day in history.
Sep 15 Dutch 1st Chamber abolishes Capital punishment (20-18) in the year 1870.
Sep 18 Clark Wissler, anthropologist (American Indian) on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1870 siege of Paris begins
Sep 20 In the year 1870 italian army under Victor Emmanuel II seizes Rome from the French
Sep 22 In the year 1870 arthur Willard Pryor, composer
Sep 23 John Lomax, Miss, folk song collector/ethnomusicologist in the year 1870.
Sep 24 In the year 1870 georges Claude, inventor (neon light)
Sep 26 In the year 1870 christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47)
Sep 27 In the year 1870 henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50
Sep 30 Jean Perrin, France, physicist, studied Brownian motion (Nobel 1926) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells) on this day in history.