Historical Events In 1871
Monday, 10 May 2021
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed on this day in history.
Sep 07 Cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns in the year 1871.
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 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1871.
Sep 13 Alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens in the year 1871.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 21 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier in the year 1871.
Sep 23 On this day in history alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45
Sep 23 Frantisek Kupka, Czech writer on this day in history.
Sep 25 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies in the year 1871.
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 In the year 1871 john Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)
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) on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1871 stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard)
Oct 06 Fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour on this day in history.
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-) in the year 1871.
Oct 09 The Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)