Historical Events In 1871
Sunday, 24 March 2019
Sep 07 On this day in history bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed
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 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania in the year 1871.
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 On this day in history mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
Sep 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1871.
Sep 21 In the year 1871 ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier
Sep 23 On this day in history alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45
Sep 23 Frantisek Kupka, Czech writer in the year 1871.
Sep 25 In the year 1871 arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies
Sep 26 In the year 1871 philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78
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 In the year 1871 general Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht
Oct 02 In the year 1871 brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy
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 In the year 1871 fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour
Oct 07 In the year 1871 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters
Oct 08 On this day in history a cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago'
Oct 08 Gas explosion destroys Peshtigo, Wisconsin on this day in history.
Oct 08 Great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4ýmiles (10 kmý) of Chicago buildings, and original Emancipation Proclamation on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1871 gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-)
Oct 09 In the year 1871 the Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out.
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 On this day in history great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 President Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus in the year 1871.
Oct 18 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto) on this day in history.