Historical Events In 1875
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jul 19 In the year 1875 emma Abbott, a floating hospital for sick kids, makes trial trip, NYC
Jul 23 On this day in history isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
Jul 26 In the year 1875 carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology)
Jul 30 James William Tate, composer in the year 1875.
Jul 31 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 in the year 1875.
Jul 31 Harry Northrup, Paris France, actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door) on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1875 1st roller skating rink opens (London)
Aug 04 Hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70 in the year 1875.
Aug 06 Marcel Labey, composer on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1875 albert William Ketelbey, Aston England, composer (Wonder Worker)
Aug 10 In the year 1875 karl (Theodor) Andree, German journalist (Globus), dies at 66
Aug 12 Ettore Panizza, composer in the year 1875.
Aug 14 On this day in history society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl
Aug 15 In the year 1875 samuel Coleridge-Taylor, London, composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast)
Aug 18 On this day in history johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam)
Aug 21 Maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo in the year 1875.
Aug 22 The Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1875 matthew Webb becomes 1st to swim English Channel (21h 45m)
Aug 25 Matthew Webb becomes first to swim English Channel (21h 45m) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history john Buchan, Scotland, Gov-Gen of Canada/writer (Battle of Somme)
Aug 26 In the year 1875 the birth of John Buchan, Scottish author
Aug 31 Oskar Peschel, German geographer (Physicist Erdkunde), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1875 a murder conviction effectively forces the violent Irish anti-owner coal miners, the "Molly Maguires", to disband.
Sep 01 On this day in history edgar Rice Burroughs, US, sci-fi author (Tarzan of Apes, Mars Saga)
Sep 01 On this day in history the birth of Edgar Rice Burroughs, American novelist
Sep 03 In the year 1875 ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche, Volkswagen)
Sep 05 Napoleon "Larry" Lajoie, RI, hall of fame shortstop (.426 in 1901) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Lotta's Fountain (Kearny & Market) dedicated on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1875 lotta's Fountain (Kearny &Market) dedicated
Sep 10 In the year 1875 paul Scheinpflug, composer
Sep 11 1st newspaper cartoon strip on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1875 first newspaper cartoon strip
Sep 15 Jeanne-Louise Farrenc, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 16 James Cash Penney, department store founder (J C Penney) in the year 1875.