Historical Events In 1873
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Apr 01 The birth of Sergei Rachmaninov, Russian composer on this day in history.
Apr 08 Alfred Paraf of New York City patented the first successful oleomargarine in the year 1873.
Apr 08 British White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die on this day in history.
Apr 13 Carlo Coccia, composer, dies at 90 in the year 1873.
Apr 13 Colfax Massacre in Grant Parish Louisiana (60 blacks killed) on this day in history.
Apr 13 Theodore Morse, composer on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1873 viktor Joseph Keldorfer, composer
Apr 17 In the year 1873 semyon Stepanovich Gulak-Artemovsky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 18 On this day in history jean Roger-Ducasse, composer
Apr 18 On this day in history justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist, dies at 69
Apr 19 In the year 1873 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 In the year 1873 theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian general/president
Apr 25 On this day in history walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
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 In the year 1873 a Manzoni, writer, dies at 88
Apr 28 Harold Bauer, English/US pianist (Beethoven-Association) in the year 1873.
Apr 29 Alida J M Tartaud-Klein, actress/stage star (Rotterdam Stage) on this day in history.
May 01 1st US postal card issued in the year 1873.
May 01 David Livingstone, British physician/explorer (Africa), dies at 60 in the year 1873.
May 01 In the year 1873 emperor Franz Jozef opens 5th World's Fair in Wien (Vienna)
May 01 On this day in history the first US postal card issued
May 03 Nikolay N Tcherepnin, St Petersburg, composer of ballets, songs [OS] on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1873 clarence Dickinson, composer
May 07 On this day in history uS marines attack Panama
May 08 In the year 1873 henry Leveson-Gower, cricketer (England capt 1909-10 later official)
May 08 On this day in history john Stuart Mill, great Empiricist philosopher, dies at 66
May 09 In the year 1873 der Krach: Vienna stock market crash heralds the Long Depression.
May 09 On this day in history howard Carter, British archaeologist (found King Tutankhamen's tomb)
May 09 The birth of Howard Carter, English egyptologist in the year 1873.
May 10 Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history oscar II of Sweden-Norway is crowned King of Sweden.
May 13 Kaspar Masek, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1873.