Historical Events In 1871
Saturday, 04 April 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 On this day in history friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania
Sep 12 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other)
Sep 17 Mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens in the year 1871.
Sep 19 Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1871.
Sep 21 In the year 1871 ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier
Sep 23 In the year 1871 alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45
Sep 23 Frantisek Kupka, Czech writer on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1871 arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies
Sep 26 Philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Sep 28 Pietro Badoglio, Grazzano Monferrato, Italy, General/Libyan Governor (1928-33) and Prime Minister of Italy (1943-44) in the year 1871.
Sep 30 In the year 1871 john Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)
Oct 01 General Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht in the year 1871.
Oct 02 Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)
Oct 03 In the year 1871 stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard)
Oct 06 Fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour on this day in history.
Oct 07 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history a cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago'
Oct 08 In the year 1871 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-) in the year 1871.
Oct 09 The Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1871 great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed
Oct 12 On this day in history pres Grant condemns Ku Klux Klan
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 Alexander von Zemlinsky, Vienna Austria, composer (Schneeman) on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 On this day in history president Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus
Oct 18 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto) in the year 1871.