Historical Events In 1876
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Jul 15 On this day in history aleksander Fredro, Polish comedy writer (Zemstra), dies at 82
Jul 15 Baseball's 1st no-hitter, St Louis' George W Bradley no-hits Hartford in the year 1876.
Jul 17 Maxim M Litvinov, [Meyer H Wallach], Russian diplomat on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1876 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 In the year 1876 ernest Schelling, Belvidere NJ, composer/conductor (Victory Ball)
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) in the year 1876.
Aug 01 On this day in history colorado becomes 38th state
Aug 01 In the year 1876 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 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 Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1876 mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History)
Aug 07 In the year 1876 mata Hari, [Margaretha G Zelle], dancer/courtesan/spy (WW I)
Aug 07 The birth of Mata Hari, Dutch born dancer and spy in the year 1876.
Aug 08 On this day in history dan O'Leacy completes 500 mile walk in 139h32m
Aug 08 On this day in history thomas Edison patents mimeograph
Aug 10 On this day in history 1st phone call between Brantford & Paris, Canada
Aug 12 Madeline (US) beats Countess Dufferin (Canada) in 4th America's Cup on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1876 mary Roberts Rinehart, mystery writer (Miss Pinkerton)
Aug 12 In the year 1876 off Newport Rhode Island, the US yacht Madeleine beats the Countess Dufferin from Toronto in two straight heats in the 4th America's Cup.
Aug 13 On this day in history reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified
Aug 14 Alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34) in the year 1876.
Aug 14 On this day in history prairie View State University forms
Aug 15 Aleksandar Belic, Serb linguist in the year 1876.
Aug 15 US law removes Indians from Black Hills after gold find on this day in history.
Aug 16 Opera "Siegfried" premieres in Bayreuth in the year 1876.
Aug 16 On this day in history the opera "Siegfried" is produced (Bayreuth)
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 On this day in history george Smith, English assyriologist (script), dies at 36
Aug 24 In the year 1876 riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
Aug 29 In the year 1876 charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter)