Historical Events In 1871
Sunday, 19 May 2019
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 On this day in history etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
Sep 12 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1871 karl Collan, composer, dies at 43
Sep 13 Alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other) on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1871 mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
Sep 19 In the year 1871 fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis)
Sep 20 On this day in history 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.
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 In the year 1871 frantisek Kupka, Czech writer
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 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 In the year 1871 general Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht
Oct 02 On this day in history brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy
Oct 02 In the year 1871 cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)
Oct 03 Stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard) in the year 1871.
Oct 06 In the year 1871 fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour
Oct 07 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1871 a cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago'
Oct 08 On this day in history gas explosion destroys Peshtigo, Wisconsin
Oct 08 On this day in history great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4ýmiles (10 kmý) of Chicago buildings, and original Emancipation Proclamation
Oct 09 On this day in history gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-)
Oct 09 On this day in history the Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out.
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 In the year 1871 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 Great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa in the year 1871.
Oct 17 President Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)