Historical Events In 1870
Friday, 24 May 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 on this day in history.
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 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 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 in the year 1870.
Aug 31 Maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response) in the year 1870.
Sep 01 Napoleon III captured at Sedan in the year 1870.
Sep 01 Timotei Popovici, composer in the year 1870.
Sep 02 In the year 1870 charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48
Sep 02 In the year 1870 marie Ault, [Mary Cragg], Wigan England
Sep 02 Napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king
Sep 04 On this day in history friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)
Sep 06 In the year 1870 ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die
Sep 07 Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26] in the year 1870.
Sep 08 On this day in history hermann Hans Wetzler, composer
Sep 08 In the year 1870 neth & Engl sign "Koelietraktaat" Br-Indian contract work in Suriname
Sep 10 Dutch Jurist Cooperation forms on this day in history.
Sep 11 Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46 on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1870 italian army under Victor Emmanuel II seizes Rome from the French
Sep 22 On this day in history arthur Willard Pryor, composer
Sep 23 John Lomax, Miss, folk song collector/ethnomusicologist in the year 1870.
Sep 24 Georges Claude, inventor (neon light) in the year 1870.
Sep 26 Christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1870.
Oct 01 Pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells) on this day in history.