Historical Events In 1875
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Apr 02 In the year 1875 walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler
Apr 04 Jozef Szulc, composer on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1875 georg Herwegh, writer, dies at 57
Apr 08 Albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg, king of Belgium (1909-34) on this day in history.
Apr 10 Regina Saskatchewan the Northwest Mounted Police ordered to build a post on the site of the city of Calgary on this day in history.
Apr 11 Heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies in the year 1875.
Apr 15 In the year 1875 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 On this day in history jeno Huszka, composer
Apr 24 In the year 1875 jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58
Apr 25 On this day in history 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) in the year 1875.
May 01 On this day in history 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities
May 04 Ramiro de Maeztu y Whitney, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine) on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1875 jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71
May 06 On this day in history william Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949)
May 07 In the year 1875 german SS Schiller sinks near Scilly Islands, 312 killed
May 11 George "Charmer" Zettlein pitches the 1st 9 inning shutout on this day in history.
May 12 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0 on this day in history.
May 16 Quake in Venezuela & Colombia kills 16,000 in the year 1875.
May 17 1st Kentucky Derby: Oliver Lewis aboard Aristides wins in 2:37.75 on this day in history.
May 17 In the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2 37 75 in the year 1875.
May 17 In the year 1875 in the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2:37 75
May 18 In the year 1875 guido Alberto Fano, composer
May 20 Amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58 in the year 1875.
May 20 In the year 1875 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 In the year 1875 johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78
May 28 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5 in the year 1875.
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 On this day in history james A Healy, first black Roman Catholic bishop, consecrated (Maine)