Historical Events In 1876
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jul 15 Aleksander Fredro, Polish comedy writer (Zemstra), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 1st US intercollegiate track meet held, Saratoga, NY; Princeton wins in the year 1876.
Jul 23 William Gillies Whittaker, composer in the year 1876.
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 On this day in history maria Ouspenskaya, Tula Russia, actress (Waterloo Bridge)
Jul 31 In the year 1876 uS Coast Guard officers' training school established (New Bedford MA)
Aug 01 In the year 1876 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 in the year 1876.
Aug 05 In the year 1876 mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History)
Aug 07 On this day in history mata Hari, [Margaretha G Zelle], dancer/courtesan/spy (WW I)
Aug 07 In the year 1876 the birth of Mata Hari, Dutch born dancer and spy
Aug 08 In the year 1876 dan O'Leacy completes 500 mile walk in 139h32m
Aug 08 In the year 1876 thomas Edison patents mimeograph
Aug 10 In the year 1876 1st phone call between Brantford & Paris, Canada
Aug 12 On this day in history madeline (US) beats Countess Dufferin (Canada) in 4th America's Cup
Aug 12 Mary Roberts Rinehart, mystery writer (Miss Pinkerton) in the year 1876.
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 Reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified in the year 1876.
Aug 14 In the year 1876 alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34)
Aug 14 In the year 1876 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 In the year 1876 opera "Siegfried" premieres in Bayreuth
Aug 16 In the year 1876 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 Opera "Götterdämmerung" premieres in Bayreuth on this day in history.
Aug 19 George Smith, English assyriologist (script), dies at 36 on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
Aug 29 On this day in history charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter)