Historical Events In 1875
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
Apr 01 The Times of London becomes the first newspaper to print a daily weather chart in the year 1875.
Apr 02 In the year 1875 walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler
Apr 04 In the year 1875 jozef Szulc, composer
Apr 07 Georg Herwegh, writer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg, king of Belgium (1909-34)
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 On this day in history heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies
Apr 15 Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty) in the year 1875.
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 Latest date for measurable snow in NYC (3") on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1875 first scheduled train over the Prince Edward Island Railway from Charlottetown to Georgetown.
Apr 26 Syngman Rhee, South Korea, pres of South Korea (1948-60) [or Mar 26] on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history andre Baillon, Belgian/French author (Un homme si simple)
May 01 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities on this day in history.
May 04 Ramiro de Maeztu y Whitney, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine) in the year 1875.
May 05 In the year 1875 jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71
May 06 In the year 1875 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 On this day in history george "Charmer" Zettlein pitches the 1st 9 inning shutout
May 12 In the year 1875 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0
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 in the year 1875.
May 17 In the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2 37 75 in the year 1875.
May 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1875 international Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty
May 20 Intl Bureau of Weights & Measures forms by treaty in the year 1875.
May 23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1875.
May 28 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5 on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history italo Montemezzi, composer
Jun 01 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 in the year 1875.