Historical Events In 1874
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1874 hugo Leichtentritt, composer
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 The city of Winnipeg holds first civic election. Only 304 voters were registered, but 331 ballots are cast. go figure in the year 1874.
Jan 13 In the year 1874 battle between jobless & police in NYC, 100s injuried
Jan 13 On this day in history battle between jobless &police in New York City NY, 100s injured
Jan 13 On this day in history 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.
Jan 13 Jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin in the year 1874.
Jan 13 On this day in history uS troops land in Honolulu to protect the king
Jan 14 I D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit)
Jan 16 In the year 1874 robert Service, England, Canadian poet (Cremation of Sam McGee)
Jan 17 Armed Democrats seize Texas government ending Radical Reconstruction in the year 1874.
Jan 17 Armed Democrats seize Texas govt ending Radical Reconstruction on this day in history.
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 In the year 1874 franz Grillparzer's "Libussa," premieres in Vienna
Jan 22 Liberal Alexander Mackenzie 1822-1892 defeats John A. Macdonald in the second Canadian general election, 138 seats to 67 in the year 1874.
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 Wincenty Witoz, Galicia, PM of Poland (1920-21, 1923, 1926) on this day in history.
Jan 24 Arthur Schomburg (Arturo Alfonso), Puerto Rico, archivist of African American history and culture in the year 1874.
Jan 24 In the year 1874 gen J van Swieten conquerors Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die
Jan 24 General J van Swieten conquers Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die on this day in history.
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 in the year 1874.
Jan 29 John David Rockefeller Jr, Cleveland Ohio, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill MO
Jan 31 On this day in history jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill, Missouri
Feb 01 Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Austria, poet/dramatist/essayist on this day in history.
Feb 03 Franklyn Dyall, Liverpool England, actor (Easy Virtue) in the year 1874.
Feb 06 Milton Bennett Medary, US, architect (Washington Chapel) in the year 1874.
Feb 08 In the year 1874 david F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66
Feb 09 Amy Lowell, US poet/critic (Patterns, Sword Blades & Poppy Seed) in the year 1874.