Historical Events In 1875
Monday, 19 November 2018
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 in the year 1875.
Apr 08 On this day in history albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg, king of Belgium (1909-34)
Apr 10 On this day in history regina Saskatchewan the Northwest Mounted Police ordered to build a post on the site of the city of Calgary.
Apr 11 In the year 1875 heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies
Apr 15 In the year 1875 klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty)
Apr 17 In the year 1875 "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain
Apr 24 Jeno Huszka, composer in the year 1875.
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) in the year 1875.
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 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 In the year 1875 george "Charmer" Zettlein pitches the 1st 9 inning shutout
May 12 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0 in the year 1875.
May 16 Quake in Venezuela & Colombia kills 16,000 in the year 1875.
May 17 In the year 1875 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 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 Amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58 in the year 1875.
May 20 International Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history intl Bureau of Weights & Measures forms by treaty
May 23 On this day in history johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78
May 28 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5 on this day in history.
May 31 Italo Montemezzi, composer in the year 1875.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 02 James A Healy, first black Roman Catholic bishop, consecrated (Maine) on this day in history.