Historical Events In 1874
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Aug 15 Joseph Klausner, Polish/Israeli new testament expert on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1874 arthur Meighen, Canada, PM of Canada (1920, 21, 26)
Aug 21 Herman A van Karnebeek, Dutch minister of Foreign affairs (1918-27) in the year 1874.
Aug 22 On this day in history edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer
Aug 22 In the year 1874 sydney Thompson Dobell, poet, dies
Aug 26 16 blacks lynched in Tennessee in the year 1874.
Aug 27 Johan George Schwartze, painter, dies in the year 1874.
Aug 27 On this day in history karl Bosch, German chemist (BASF, Nobel 1931)
Aug 29 Walter Field in the year 1874.
Sep 01 On this day in history 28th Postmaster General: Marshall Jewell of Conn takes office
Sep 01 Heinrich Otto Ludwig, composer on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history sydney General Post Office opens in Australia
Sep 03 On this day in history the congress of the state of México elevates Naucalpan to the category of Villa, with the title of "Villa de Juárez".
Sep 04 On this day in history johanna M "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach
Sep 11 In the year 1874 heinrich Kaspar Schmid, composer
Sep 12 On this day in history 1874 The District of Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada is founded.
Sep 13 Arnold Franz Walter Schonberg, Vienna Austria, composer (2nd Quartet) on this day in history.
Sep 17 Ben[jamin] Turpin, US, comic (Uncle Tom Without the Cabin) on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history johannes Anker Larsen, Danish writer (Vises Sten)
Sep 21 Gustav Theodore Holst, Cheltenham, England, composer (Planets) on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1874 jBAL Leonce Elie the Beaumont, French geologist, dies at 75
Sep 26 In the year 1874 1st Grand International Rifle match held
Oct 01 Rotterdam opens drink water pipes on this day in history.
Oct 01 Supply Corps purser, LT J. Q. Barton, given leave to enter service of new Japanese Navy to organize a Pay Department and instruct Japanese about accounts. He served until 1 October 1877 when he again became a purser in the U.S. Navy. In 1878, the Emperor of Japan conferred on him the Fourth Class of Rising Sun for his service on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history thomas Dyke Acland Tellefsen, composer, dies at 50
Oct 08 Nance O'Neil, Oakland CA, actor (Cimarron) in the year 1874.
Oct 09 On this day in history world Postal Union forms in Bern Switzerland
Oct 10 On this day in history fiji becomes a British possession
Oct 14 Margarete Susman, writer in the year 1874.
Oct 15 In the year 1874 child labor law takes 12 year olds out of work force
Oct 15 Otallo Morales, composer in the year 1874.
Oct 19 Mary Walsh & Charles Colson are 1st couple to be married in a balloon in the year 1874.
Oct 20 Charles Edward Ives, Danbury Ct, composer (Holiday Quick Step) in the year 1874.
Oct 21 In the year 1874 albert Aftalion, Bulgaria/French economist