Historical Events In 1875
Monday, 21 October 2019
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 In the year 1875 "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain
Apr 24 Jeno Huszka, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1875.
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 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 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 William Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949) in the year 1875.
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 In the year 1875 1st Kentucky Derby: Oliver Lewis aboard 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 17 On this day in history 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 On this day in history amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58
May 20 International Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty in the year 1875.
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 In the year 1875 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5
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.
Jun 02 James A Healy, first black Roman Catholic bishop, consecrated (Maine) in the year 1875.