Historical Events In 1871
Friday, 10 July 2020
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed in the year 1871.
Sep 07 Cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns on this day in history.
Sep 08 Etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1871.
Sep 12 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history karl Collan, composer, dies at 43
Sep 13 Alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens in the year 1871.
Sep 19 In the year 1871 fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis)
Sep 20 Bishop John Coleridge Patteson martyred on the island of Nukapu, a Polynesian outlier island now in the Temotu province of the Solomon Islands. He was the first bishop of Melanesia on this day in history.
Sep 21 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier in the year 1871.
Sep 23 On this day in history alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45
Sep 23 On this day in history frantisek Kupka, Czech writer
Sep 25 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies on this day in history.
Sep 26 Philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history pietro Badoglio, Grazzano Monferrato, Italy, General/Libyan Governor (1928-33) and Prime Minister of Italy (1943-44)
Sep 30 In the year 1871 john Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)
Oct 01 On this day in history general Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht
Oct 02 Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy in the year 1871.
Oct 02 On this day in history cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)
Oct 03 Stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard) on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour
Oct 07 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters in the year 1871.
Oct 08 A cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago' on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history gas explosion destroys Peshtigo, Wisconsin
Oct 08 In the year 1871 great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4ýmiles (10 kmý) of Chicago buildings, and original Emancipation Proclamation
Oct 09 Gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-) on this day in history.
Oct 09 The Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out in the year 1871.
Oct 11 Great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed on this day in history.
Oct 12 Pres Grant condemns Ku Klux Klan in the year 1871.
Oct 13 On this day in history the Delphic Fraternity is founded as the Delphic Society at the State Normal School in Geneseo, New York.
Oct 14 In the year 1871 alexander von Zemlinsky, Vienna Austria, composer (Schneeman)
Oct 17 Great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1871 president Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus
Oct 18 On this day in history louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)