Historical Events In 1873
Friday, 17 January 2020
Feb 12 Congress abolishes bimetallism &authorizes $1 &$3 gold coins in the year 1873.
Feb 13 Petrus AS van Limburg Brouwer, [Abraham van Luik], literary, dies in the year 1873.
Feb 14 Charles Samvei Bovy-Lysberg, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Feb 20 U of Calif gets its 1st Med School (UC/SF) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history muhammad Iqbal, Dutch East Indies lawyer/poet/philosopher
Feb 23 On this day in history dmitri Arakishvili, composer
Feb 25 Enrico Caruso, Naples Italy, operatic tenor (Faust) in the year 1873.
Feb 25 In the year 1873 the birth of Enrico Caruso, Italian operatic tenor
Feb 26 On this day in history ewoud van Everdingen, Dutch meteorologist
Feb 27 Dutch socialist Samuel van Wooden demands law against child labor on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history enrico Carus opera singer tenor, was born
Feb 27 Enrico Carus opera singer: tenor, was born on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1873 e. Remington and Sons in Ilion, New York begins production of the first practical typewriter.
Mar 03 Congress authorizes federal departmental postage stamps in the year 1873.
Mar 03 In the year 1873 uS Congress & government raise own salary, retroactively
Mar 03 William Green, president of American Federation of Labor (1924-52) on this day in history.
Mar 04 New York Daily Graphic, first illustrated daily newspaper in US, published in the year 1873.
Mar 05 Marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history uS marines attack Panama
Mar 09 Royal Canadian Mounted Police founded in the year 1873.
Mar 10 Jakob Wassermann, Germany, novelist (My Life as German & Jew) on this day in history.
Mar 14 Johannes Aengenent, sociologist/bishop of Haarlem (1928-35) in the year 1873.
Mar 15 On this day in history david Vaughan Thomas, composer
Mar 16 On this day in history hippoliet Daeye, Flemish painter (Sereniteit)
Mar 17 In the year 1873 chard Somerset, 1st woman Cabinet minister (1929-31)
Mar 19 Max Reger, Brand Bavaria, composer/pianist/prof (Leipzig Univ) on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1873 adolfe Louis Eugene Fetis, composer, dies at 52
Mar 20 Sergei V Rachmaninov, Russian/US pianist/composer (Aleko) [NS=Apr 1] on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1873 slavery is abolished in Puerto Rico
Mar 25 On this day in history rudolf Rocker, German/US anarchist
Mar 26 On this day in history [Louise] Sophie de Vries, actress (On Hope of Blessing)
Mar 30 In the year 1873 benedict Augustin Morel, psychologist (dementia praecox), dies at 63
Apr 01 In the year 1873 british White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die
Apr 01 Sergei Rachmaninoff, Novgorod Russia, composer (Prelude in C# Minor) in the year 1873.