Historical Events In 1875
Saturday, 08 May 2021
Apr 01 On this day in history the Times of London becomes the first newspaper to print a daily weather chart.
Apr 02 Walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler in the year 1875.
Apr 04 Jozef Szulc, composer on this day in history.
Apr 07 Georg Herwegh, writer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1875 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 Heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies in the year 1875.
Apr 15 Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty) on this day in history.
Apr 17 "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1875 jeno Huszka, composer
Apr 24 Jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Apr 25 Latest date for measurable snow in NYC (3") in the year 1875.
Apr 26 In the year 1875 first scheduled train over the Prince Edward Island Railway from Charlottetown to Georgetown.
Apr 26 In the year 1875 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 On this day in history 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities
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 on this day in history.
May 06 William Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949) on this day in history.
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 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0 in the year 1875.
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 in the year 1875.
May 20 Amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58 on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1875 international Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty
May 20 In the year 1875 intl Bureau of Weights & Measures forms by treaty
May 23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
May 28 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5 on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1875 italo Montemezzi, composer
Jun 01 In the year 1875 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.