Historical Events In 1873
Sunday, 09 August 2020
May 15 In the year 1873 alexander J Cuza, monarch of Moldavia/Romania, dies at 53
May 15 On this day in history nikolay N Tcherepnin, St Petersburg, composer of ballets, songs [NS]
May 17 Dorothy Miller Richardson, Abingdon Berkshire, novelist on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1873 federico Gerdes, composer
May 21 Emil Ermatinger, Switz, literature historian on this day in history.
May 23 1st Preakness: G Barbee aboard Survivor wins in 2:43 on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1873 canada establishes the North West Mounted Police force (the "Mounties")
May 23 Leo Baeck, rabbi/president (World Union for Progressive Judaism) in the year 1873.
May 23 Postal cards sold in San Fransisco for first time in the year 1873.
May 24 Leo Delibes' opera "Le Roi l'a Dit," premieres in Paris in the year 1873.
May 26 In the year 1873 august Conradi, composer, dies at 51
May 26 In the year 1873 cornelis G N de Vooys, translator/founder (New Taalgids)
Jun 02 On this day in history construction begins on Clay St (SF) for world's 1st cable railroad
Jun 02 In the year 1873 francois Hainl, composer, dies at 65
Jun 02 Ground broken on Clay St (SF) for world's first cable railroad in the year 1873.
Jun 03 In the year 1873 otto Loewi, Frankfurt am Main Germany, physician (Nobel-1936)
Jun 04 In the year 1873 1st contract workers of British-Indies Co arrives in Suriname
Jun 05 In the year 1873 sultan Bargash closes slave market of Zanzibar
Jun 07 In the year 1873 7th Belmont: James Roe aboard Springbok wins in 3:01.75
Jun 07 On this day in history landon Ronald, composer
Jun 09 On this day in history alexandra Palace burnt down, after being open for only 16 days.
Jun 13 Angelo Maurizio Gaspare Mariani, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1873.
Jun 13 J C Watson discovers asteroid #132 Aethra on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history friedrich von Raumer, German historian/parliamentarian, dies at 92
Jun 16 Pres Grant decrees Wallowa Valley for Nez-Perce indians in the year 1873.
Jun 18 In the year 1873 suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote in the 1872 presidential election.
Jun 18 On this day in history susan B Anthony fined $100 for attempting to vote for President
Jun 21 In the year 1873 henry M Tomlinson, British writer (Sea & Jungle)
Jun 22 On this day in history prince Edward Island joins Canada
Jun 24 Thomas Carl Whitmer, composer on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history alexis Carrel, France, surgeon/sociologist/biologist (Nobel 1912)
Jul 01 In the year 1873 henry Flipper of Ga is 2nd black to enter West Point
Jul 01 Prince Edward Island becomes 7th Canadian province on this day in history.
Jul 03 Josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1873.