Historical Events In 1870
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Aug 17 On this day in history mrs Esther Morris becomes 1st woman magistrate (South Pass, Wyoming)
Aug 17 In the year 1870 the first ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington
Aug 17 Western Australia is granted representative government in the year 1870.
Aug 18 On this day in history battle at Gravelotte Privat: Prussia beat France, 32,000 casualties
Aug 18 Felix Salm-Salm, Prussian/US prince/brig-general, dies in battle in the year 1870.
Aug 19 On this day in history bernard Baruch, financier/presidential adviser (Cold War)
Aug 24 The Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [NS=Sept 7]
Aug 27 Amado Nervo, [Juan C Ruiz de Nervo], Mexican writer/poet on this day in history.
Aug 31 Maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response) in the year 1870.
Sep 01 Napoleon III captured at Sedan on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1870 timotei Popovici, composer
Sep 02 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1870 marie Ault, [Mary Cragg], Wigan England
Sep 02 Napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies in the year 1870.
Sep 04 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king in the year 1870.
Sep 04 In the year 1870 friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)
Sep 06 In the year 1870 ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die
Sep 07 In the year 1870 aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26]
Sep 08 On this day in history hermann Hans Wetzler, composer
Sep 08 Neth & Engl sign "Koelietraktaat" Br-Indian contract work in Suriname on this day in history.
Sep 10 Dutch Jurist Cooperation forms in the year 1870.
Sep 11 Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46 on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1870 dutch 1st Chamber abolishes Capital punishment (20-18)
Sep 18 Clark Wissler, anthropologist (American Indian) in the year 1870.
Sep 19 On this day in history siege of Paris begins
Sep 20 Italian army under Victor Emmanuel II seizes Rome from the French in the year 1870.
Sep 22 Arthur Willard Pryor, composer on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history john Lomax, Miss, folk song collector/ethnomusicologist
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells)