Historical Events In 1875
Friday, 25 September 2020
Jul 19 In the year 1875 emma Abbott, a floating hospital for sick kids, makes trial trip, NYC
Jul 23 In the year 1875 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 In the year 1875 james William Tate, composer
Jul 31 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 in the year 1875.
Jul 31 In the year 1875 harry Northrup, Paris France, actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door)
Aug 02 On this day in history 1st roller skating rink opens (London)
Aug 04 On this day in history hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70
Aug 06 Marcel Labey, composer on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 14 Society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl in the year 1875.
Aug 15 On this day in history samuel Coleridge-Taylor, London, composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast)
Aug 18 Johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam) on this day in history.
Aug 21 Maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history the Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands.
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 In the year 1875 john Buchan, Scotland, Gov-Gen of Canada/writer (Battle of Somme)
Aug 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 The birth of Edgar Rice Burroughs, American novelist in the year 1875.
Sep 03 In the year 1875 ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche, Volkswagen)
Sep 05 In the year 1875 napoleon "Larry" Lajoie, RI, hall of fame shortstop (.426 in 1901)
Sep 09 Lotta's Fountain (Kearny & Market) dedicated in the year 1875.
Sep 09 Lotta's Fountain (Kearny &Market) dedicated in the year 1875.
Sep 10 Paul Scheinpflug, composer in the year 1875.
Sep 11 1st newspaper cartoon strip on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history first newspaper cartoon strip
Sep 15 Jeanne-Louise Farrenc, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1875.
Sep 16 On this day in history james Cash Penney, department store founder (J C Penney)