Historical Events In 1875
Sunday, 07 August 2022
Jan 01 On this day in history charles Rist, French economist
Jan 03 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1875 cDR Edward Lull begins expedition to locate best ship canal route across Panama.
Jan 05 In the year 1875 charles Garnier's new Opera opens in Paris
Jan 05 On this day in history president Grant sends federal troops to Vicksburg MS
Jan 07 On this day in history thomas Hicks, English/US marathon runner: (Olympic-gold-1904)
Jan 11 Reinhold Gliere, composer in the year 1875.
Jan 12 Kwang-su becomes emperor of China on this day in history.
Jan 12 Marika Stiernstedt, Swedish author (Ulla Bella) in the year 1875.
Jan 14 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954) on this day in history.
Jan 14 The birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner in the year 1875.
Jan 18 In the year 1875 joseph Philbrick Webster, composer, dies at 55
Jan 21 In the year 1875 john Lindworsky, German jesuit/psychologist (Der Wille)
Jan 22 Bonifacius C de Jonge, governor (Dutch East Indies) in the year 1875.
Jan 22 In the year 1875 the birth of D.W Griffith, American film director/producer
Jan 23 Charles Kingsley, English vicar/writer (Westward Ho!), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 24 Camille Saint-Saëns' "Danse Macabre," premieres on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history anti-slavery society formed in NY
Jan 25 On this day in history anti-slavery society forms (NY)
Jan 25 Leopold Jansa, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1875.
Jan 26 In the year 1875 electric dental drill is patented by George F Green
Jan 28 In the year 1875 julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer
Feb 01 Eddie Pola, composer (Lullabye of Broadway) in the year 1875.
Feb 01 In the year 1875 fiji Measles outbreak in Fiji killing 40,000 people
Feb 01 On this day in history william Sterndale Bennett, composer, dies at 58
Feb 02 Annette Kolb, German/French author (Small Fanfare) in the year 1875.
Feb 03 On this day in history everhardus J Potgieter, writer (Liedekens van Bontekoe), dies at 66
Feb 04 On this day in history ludwig Prandtl, Germany, physicist (father of aerodynamics)
Feb 04 In the year 1875 princess Louise marries Prince Philip von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha in Belg
Feb 04 On this day in history princess Louise marries Prince Philip von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha in Belgium
Feb 07 In the year 1875 erkki Gustav Melartin, composer
Feb 09 On this day in history sidney Hugo Nicholson, composer
Feb 11 On this day in history sara Wennerberg-Reuter, composer
Feb 17 In the year 1875 luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet, dies at 33