Historical Events In 1874
Monday, 20 May 2019
Jan 01 Hugo Leichtentritt, composer in the year 1874.
Jan 01 New York City annexes the Bronx in the year 1874.
Jan 04 Josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael) on this day in history.
Jan 05 Joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944) in the year 1874.
Jan 05 On this day in history the city of Winnipeg holds first civic election. Only 304 voters were registered, but 331 ballots are cast. go figure
Jan 13 Battle between jobless & police in NYC, 100s injuried in the year 1874.
Jan 13 On this day in history battle between jobless &police in New York City NY, 100s injured
Jan 13 Imperial Russian Government issues second decree which amended the one of June 4, 1871. The second decree instituted compulsory military conscription for the German colonists. These two decrees impelled thousands of German Russians to immigrate to North and South America on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1874 jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin
Jan 13 US troops land in Honolulu to protect the king in the year 1874.
Jan 14 In the year 1874 i D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature
Jan 14 In the year 1874 thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit)
Jan 16 In the year 1874 robert Service, England, Canadian poet (Cremation of Sam McGee)
Jan 17 On this day in history armed Democrats seize Texas government ending Radical Reconstruction
Jan 17 Armed Democrats seize Texas govt ending Radical Reconstruction in the year 1874.
Jan 17 Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 in the year 1874.
Jan 19 In the year 1874 h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75
Jan 21 Franz Grillparzer's "Libussa," premieres in Vienna in the year 1874.
Jan 22 Liberal Alexander Mackenzie 1822-1892 defeats John A. Macdonald in the second Canadian general election, 138 seats to 67 on this day in history.
Jan 22 Louis Riel 1844-1885 elected as the member of Parliament for Provencher in Manitoba. He will be prevented from taking his seat by a warrant for his arrest sworn in Ontario, for the murder of Thomas Scott on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1874 wincenty Witoz, Galicia, PM of Poland (1920-21, 1923, 1926)
Jan 24 Arthur Schomburg (Arturo Alfonso), Puerto Rico, archivist of African American history and culture on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history gen J van Swieten conquerors Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die
Jan 24 In the year 1874 general J van Swieten conquers Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die
Jan 24 Mussorgsky's opera "Boris Godunov," premieres in St Petersburg Russia in the year 1874.
Jan 25 Hewlett Johnson, [Red Dean of Canterbury], English bishop on this day in history.
Jan 29 John David Rockefeller Jr, Cleveland Ohio, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill MO on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill, Missouri on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history hugo von Hofmannsthal, Austria, poet/dramatist/essayist
Feb 03 In the year 1874 franklyn Dyall, Liverpool England, actor (Easy Virtue)
Feb 06 Milton Bennett Medary, US, architect (Washington Chapel) on this day in history.
Feb 08 David F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66 in the year 1874.
Feb 09 On this day in history amy Lowell, US poet/critic (Patterns, Sword Blades & Poppy Seed)