Historical Events In 1876
Thursday, 20 June 2019
Jul 15 Aleksander Fredro, Polish comedy writer (Zemstra), dies at 82 in the year 1876.
Jul 15 Baseball's 1st no-hitter, St Louis' George W Bradley no-hits Hartford on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1876 maxim M Litvinov, [Meyer H Wallach], Russian diplomat
Jul 20 On this day in history 1st US intercollegiate track meet held, Saratoga, NY; Princeton wins
Jul 23 In the year 1876 william Gillies Whittaker, composer
Jul 24 On this day in history thomas Molleson Mudie, composer, dies at 66
Jul 26 Ernest Schelling, Belvidere NJ, composer/conductor (Victory Ball) in the year 1876.
Jul 29 In the year 1876 maria Ouspenskaya, Tula Russia, actress (Waterloo Bridge)
Jul 31 US Coast Guard officers' training school established (New Bedford MA) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Colorado becomes 38th state on this day in history.
Aug 01 Wild Bill Hickok shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's in the year 1876.
Aug 02 In the year 1876 wild Bill Hickok draws the Dead Man's Hand - a pair of aces and a pair of eights, when he was shot
Aug 02 On this day in history wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's
Aug 05 Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history mata Hari, [Margaretha G Zelle], dancer/courtesan/spy (WW I)
Aug 07 On this day in history the birth of Mata Hari, Dutch born dancer and spy
Aug 08 Dan O'Leacy completes 500 mile walk in 139h32m on this day in history.
Aug 08 Thomas Edison patents mimeograph on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1876 1st phone call between Brantford & Paris, Canada
Aug 12 In the year 1876 madeline (US) beats Countess Dufferin (Canada) in 4th America's Cup
Aug 12 In the year 1876 mary Roberts Rinehart, mystery writer (Miss Pinkerton)
Aug 12 Off Newport Rhode Island, the US yacht Madeleine beats the Countess Dufferin from Toronto in two straight heats in the 4th America's Cup in the year 1876.
Aug 13 On this day in history reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified
Aug 14 Alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34) on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1876 prairie View State University forms
Aug 15 On this day in history aleksandar Belic, Serb linguist
Aug 15 US law removes Indians from Black Hills after gold find on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history opera "Siegfried" premieres in Bayreuth
Aug 16 The opera "Siegfried" is produced (Bayreuth) in the year 1876.
Aug 17 Eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33) on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history opera "Götterdämmerung" premieres in Bayreuth
Aug 19 In the year 1876 george Smith, English assyriologist (script), dies at 36
Aug 24 On this day in history riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
Aug 29 Charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter) in the year 1876.