Historical Events In 1875
Monday, 19 August 2019
Apr 02 Walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1875 jozef Szulc, composer
Apr 07 On this day in history georg Herwegh, writer, dies at 57
Apr 08 Albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg, king of Belgium (1909-34) in the year 1875.
Apr 10 Regina Saskatchewan the Northwest Mounted Police ordered to build a post on the site of the city of Calgary in the year 1875.
Apr 11 Heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty)
Apr 17 "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain on this day in history.
Apr 24 Jeno Huszka, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1875 jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58
Apr 25 In the year 1875 latest date for measurable snow in NYC (3")
Apr 26 In the year 1875 first scheduled train over the Prince Edward Island Railway from Charlottetown to Georgetown.
Apr 26 On this day in history syngman Rhee, South Korea, pres of South Korea (1948-60) [or Mar 26]
Apr 27 Andre Baillon, Belgian/French author (Un homme si simple) on this day in history.
May 01 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities in the year 1875.
May 04 On this day in history ramiro de Maeztu y Whitney, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine)
May 05 Jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71 in the year 1875.
May 06 In the year 1875 william Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949)
May 07 German SS Schiller sinks near Scilly Islands, 312 killed in the year 1875.
May 11 In the year 1875 george "Charmer" Zettlein pitches the 1st 9 inning shutout
May 12 On this day in history 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0
May 16 On this day in history quake in Venezuela & Colombia kills 16,000
May 17 On this day in history 1st Kentucky Derby: Oliver Lewis aboard Aristides wins in 2:37.75
May 17 On this day in history in the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2 37 75
May 17 In the year 1875 in the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2:37 75
May 18 Guido Alberto Fano, composer on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1875 amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58
May 20 On this day in history international Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty
May 20 On this day in history intl Bureau of Weights & Measures forms by treaty
May 23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1875.
May 28 In the year 1875 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5
May 31 Italo Montemezzi, composer in the year 1875.
Jun 01 On this day in history ceremony of turning the first sod on the Canadian Pacific Railway on the left bank of the Kamistiquia River in the townsite of Fort William about four miles from the river's mouth.
Jun 02 James A Healy, first black Roman Catholic bishop, consecrated (Maine) on this day in history.