Historical Events In 1876
Thursday, 23 May 2019
May 07 In the year 1876 franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69
May 08 Truganini, last originating Tasmanian, dies on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history centennial Fair opens in Philadelphia
May 10 In the year 1876 ivan Cankar, Slavs author (Hlapec Jernej-Njegova Pravica)
May 12 In the year 1876 harold, grandson of English queen Victoria
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 Raoul Laparra, composer in the year 1876.
May 15 In the year 1876 2nd Kentucky Derby: Bobby Swim aboard Vagrant wins in 2:38.25
May 17 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Fort Lincoln in the year 1876.
May 17 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Ft Lincoln on this day in history.
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 In the year 1876 harold, grandson of English queen Victoria, dies at 8 days old
May 20 In the year 1876 john Owen Jones, composer
May 23 On this day in history 1st NL no-hitter (Joe Borden, Boston)
May 24 On this day in history henry Kingsley, English/Australian writer, dies at 46
May 25 On this day in history 1st tie in NL history (Athletics & Louisville, 2-2 in 14)
May 26 Frantisek Palacky, Czech historian/MP, dies at 77 in the year 1876.
May 26 On this day in history hMS Challenger returns from 128,000-km oceanographic exploration
May 26 In the year 1876 jack Root, boxing's 1st light heavyweight champion
May 27 On this day in history joseph Bosworth, lexicographer/scholar, dies
May 30 Ottoman sultan Abd-ul-Aziz is deposed and succeeded by his nephew Murat V in the year 1876.
Jun 01 In the year 1876 christo Botew, writer, dies
Jun 02 Hakon Borresen, composer in the year 1876.
Jun 02 Hristo Botev, a national revolutionary of Bulgaria, is killed in Stara Planina in the year 1876.
Jun 03 Lacrosse introduced in Britain & Canada in the year 1876.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9) in the year 1876.
Jun 05 Bananas become popular in US, at Centennial Exposition in Phila in the year 1876.
Jun 07 In the year 1876 george Sand, writer, dies at 71
Jun 08 In the year 1876 george Sand, French author (Indiana, Consuelo), dies at 71
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.