Historical Events In 1873
Monday, 27 May 2019
Aug 30 Austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Joseph Land in the Arctic Sea on this day in history.
Aug 31 Charles F Pahud de Montagnes, gov-gen (Dutch East Indies), dies at 70 in the year 1873.
Sep 01 In the year 1873 cetshwayo ascends to the throne as king of the Zulu nation following the death of his father Mpande.
Sep 01 Guy Standing, English actor (Cradle Song) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Regular Cable Car service begins on Clay Street on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history david O McKay, Huntsville, Utah, 9th pres of Mormon church
Sep 09 In the year 1873 edward Burlingame Hill, composer
Sep 12 Sul-To-Wan, [Nellie Conley], US actress (Uncle Tom's Cabin) in the year 1873.
Sep 15 On this day in history last German troops leave France
Sep 16 In the year 1873 german troops leave France
Sep 17 On this day in history 19 students attend opening class at Ohio State University
Sep 18 Govt bond agent Jay Cooke & Co collapses, causing panic on Wall St in the year 1873.
Sep 19 Black Friday Jay Cooke & Co fails, causing a securities panic in the year 1873.
Sep 19 In the year 1873 black Friday: Jay Cooke & Co fails, causing a securities panic
Sep 20 On this day in history lulu Strauss und Torney, German poetess/writer, dies
Sep 20 In the year 1873 panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure)
Sep 20 On this day in history panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) NY shut banks for 10 days due to a bank scandal
Sep 20 Robert D Wrenn, tennis champ (US Open on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history tom Allen beats Mike McCale for Heavyweight Boxing title
Sep 26 On this day in history amilcare Zanella, composer
Sep 28 In the year 1873 emile Gaboriau, detective writer (Monsieur Lecoq), dies at 37
Sep 28 Julian Lowell Coolidge, Mass, mathematician (Study-Segre school) in the year 1873.
Oct 02 Cornelius Varley, water-color painter, dies in the year 1873.
Oct 02 Pelham Warner, cricketer (England 1898-1912, later notable official) on this day in history.
Oct 03 Captain Jack and companions are hanged for their part in the Modoc War in the year 1873.
Oct 03 On this day in history kintpuash, [Captain Jack], fought Modoc indians, Oregon, dies
Oct 03 The Grand Trunk Railway converts the gauge of its line between Stratford and Montreal, 421 miles together with 60 miles of sidings, from 5' 6" to the standard gauge of 4' 8 1/2". The track work was completed in 24 hours and occasioned but 16 hours interruption in the use of the main line on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history toronto Argonaut Football Club forms
Oct 06 Oscar George Theodore Sonneck, composer in the year 1873.
Oct 08 In the year 1873 1st women's prison run by women opens at Indiana Reformatory Institute
Oct 08 In the year 1873 ejnar Hertzsprung, Denmark, astronomer (Hertzsprung-Russell diagram)
Oct 09 Karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer (Schwarzschild effect) on this day in history.
Oct 11 Toronto Argonaut Football Club 1st game losing to U of Toronto in the year 1873.
Oct 14 On this day in history jose Serrano Simeon, composer