Historical Events In 1871
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Sep 07 In the year 1871 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 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 In the year 1871 karl Collan, composer, dies at 43
Sep 13 In the year 1871 alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other)
Sep 17 On this day in history mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
Sep 19 Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis) in the year 1871.
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 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier on this day in history.
Sep 23 Alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45 in the year 1871.
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 Pietro Badoglio, Grazzano Monferrato, Italy, General/Libyan Governor (1928-33) and Prime Minister of Italy (1943-44) on this day in history.
Sep 30 John Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet) in the year 1871.
Oct 01 General Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters
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 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-) 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 On this day in history great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed
Oct 12 In the year 1871 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 Great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa on this day in history.
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.