Historical Events In 1871
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed in the year 1871.
Sep 07 On this day in history cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns
Sep 08 On this day in history etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
Sep 12 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania in the year 1871.
Sep 12 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 13 Alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other) on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
Sep 19 Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1871.
Sep 23 Alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45 in the year 1871.
Sep 23 Frantisek Kupka, Czech writer in the year 1871.
Sep 25 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history general Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht
Oct 02 In the year 1871 brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy
Oct 02 Cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945) in the year 1871.
Oct 03 Stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard) in the year 1871.
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 A cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago' in the year 1871.
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 Gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history the Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out.
Oct 11 Great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed in the year 1871.
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 Alexander von Zemlinsky, Vienna Austria, composer (Schneeman) in the year 1871.
Oct 17 On this day in history great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 President Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus on this day in history.
Oct 18 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto) in the year 1871.