Historical Events In 1873
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Apr 01 In the year 1873 the birth of Sergei Rachmaninov, Russian composer
Apr 08 On this day in history alfred Paraf of New York City patented the first successful oleomargarine.
Apr 08 In the year 1873 british White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die
Apr 13 On this day in history carlo Coccia, composer, dies at 90
Apr 13 In the year 1873 colfax Massacre in Grant Parish Louisiana (60 blacks killed)
Apr 13 On this day in history theodore Morse, composer
Apr 14 Viktor Joseph Keldorfer, composer on this day in history.
Apr 17 Semyon Stepanovich Gulak-Artemovsky, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Apr 18 Jean Roger-Ducasse, composer on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1873 justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist, dies at 69
Apr 19 On this day in history sydney Barnes, cricketer (probably England's greatest bowler)
Apr 22 In the year 1873 ellen Anderson Glasgow, US, novelist (Ancient Law, Pulitzer-1942)
Apr 24 Theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian general/president in the year 1873.
Apr 25 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 in the year 1873.
Apr 26 In the year 1873 otto zur Linde, German author (Charon)
Apr 27 In the year 1873 harry M O'Connor, Chicago IL, actor (Stranger than Fiction)
Apr 28 A Manzoni, writer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Apr 28 On this day in history harold Bauer, English/US pianist (Beethoven-Association)
Apr 29 Alida J M Tartaud-Klein, actress/stage star (Rotterdam Stage) in the year 1873.
May 01 In the year 1873 1st US postal card issued
May 01 In the year 1873 david Livingstone, British physician/explorer (Africa), dies at 60
May 01 Emperor Franz Jozef opens 5th World's Fair in Wien (Vienna) in the year 1873.
May 01 On this day in history the first US postal card issued
May 03 On this day in history nikolay N Tcherepnin, St Petersburg, composer of ballets, songs [OS]
May 07 Clarence Dickinson, composer in the year 1873.
May 07 In the year 1873 uS marines attack Panama
May 08 Henry Leveson-Gower, cricketer (England capt 1909-10 later official) on this day in history.
May 08 John Stuart Mill, great Empiricist philosopher, dies at 66 in the year 1873.
May 09 In the year 1873 der Krach: Vienna stock market crash heralds the Long Depression.
May 09 Howard Carter, British archaeologist (found King Tutankhamen's tomb) in the year 1873.
May 09 The birth of Howard Carter, English egyptologist in the year 1873.
May 10 Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor in the year 1873.
May 12 Oscar II of Sweden-Norway is crowned King of Sweden in the year 1873.
May 13 Kaspar Masek, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1873.