Historical Events In 1871
Monday, 20 January 2020
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed in the year 1871.
Sep 07 In the year 1871 cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns
Sep 08 On this day in history etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
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 on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1871 fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis)
Sep 20 In the year 1871 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 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1871 alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 in the year 1871.
Sep 28 In the year 1871 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 General Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht in the year 1871.
Oct 02 Brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy in the year 1871.
Oct 02 Cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945) in the year 1871.
Oct 03 On this day in history 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 in the year 1871.
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 On this day in history 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 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 The Delphic Fraternity is founded as the Delphic Society at the State Normal School in Geneseo, New York in the year 1871.
Oct 14 On this day in history alexander von Zemlinsky, Vienna Austria, composer (Schneeman)
Oct 17 In the year 1871 great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 On this day in history president Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus
Oct 18 On this day in history louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)