Historical Events In 1876
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 07 On this day in history franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69
May 08 Truganini, last originating Tasmanian, dies in the year 1876.
May 10 Centennial Fair opens in Philadelphia on this day in history.
May 10 Ivan Cankar, Slavs author (Hlapec Jernej-Njegova Pravica) on this day in history.
May 12 Harold, grandson of English queen Victoria on this day in history.
May 12 Henri A Esquiros, French poet (Evangile du peuple), dies at 63 in the year 1876.
May 13 On this day in history amersfoort-Zutphen railway opens
May 13 In the year 1876 raoul Laparra, composer
May 15 2nd Kentucky Derby: Bobby Swim aboard Vagrant wins in 2:38.25 in the year 1876.
May 17 In the year 1876 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Fort Lincoln
May 17 On this day in history 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Ft Lincoln
May 17 Alban Collignon, Belgian sport journalist in the year 1876.
May 19 In the year 1876 guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74
May 20 Harold, grandson of English queen Victoria, dies at 8 days old on this day in history.
May 20 John Owen Jones, composer in the year 1876.
May 23 1st NL no-hitter (Joe Borden, Boston) in the year 1876.
May 24 Henry Kingsley, English/Australian writer, dies at 46 in the year 1876.
May 25 1st tie in NL history (Athletics & Louisville, 2-2 in 14) on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history frantisek Palacky, Czech historian/MP, dies at 77
May 26 HMS Challenger returns from 128,000-km oceanographic exploration on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history jack Root, boxing's 1st light heavyweight champion
May 27 Joseph Bosworth, lexicographer/scholar, dies in the year 1876.
May 30 In the year 1876 ottoman sultan Abd-ul-Aziz is deposed and succeeded by his nephew Murat V.
Jun 01 On this day in history christo Botew, writer, dies
Jun 02 Hakon Borresen, composer on this day in history.
Jun 02 Hristo Botev, a national revolutionary of Bulgaria, is killed in Stara Planina in the year 1876.
Jun 03 In the year 1876 lacrosse introduced in Britain & Canada
Jun 04 An express train called the Transcontinental Express arrives in San Francisco, California, via the First Transcontinental Railroad only 83 hours and 39 minutes after having left New York City in the year 1876.
Jun 04 In the year 1876 robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9)
Jun 05 In the year 1876 bananas become popular in US, at Centennial Exposition in Phila
Jun 07 In the year 1876 george Sand, writer, dies at 71
Jun 08 George Sand, French author (Indiana, Consuelo), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jun 10 10th Belmont: William Donohue aboard Algerine wins in 2:40.5 on this day in history.
Jun 11 Alfred L Kroeber, Hoboken NJ, author (Anthropologist looks at History) in the year 1876.