Historical Events In 1877
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Aug 25 Joshua L Cowen, inventor (electric train) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Charles Stewart Rolls, British auto manufacturer (Rolls-Royce Ltd) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1877 alfred DPR Pound, British admiral/1st Sealord (Jutland, WW II)
Aug 29 Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies in the year 1877.
Aug 29 On this day in history mormon Church president Brigham Young dies in Salt Lake City, UT.
Sep 03 On this day in history adolphe Thiers, 1st president of 3rd French Rep (1871-77), dies at 80
Sep 05 On this day in history crazy Horse, [Tashunka Witko], last great Sioux war chief, dies at 27
Sep 05 In the year 1877 o W Albert Roelofs, Dutch painter/etcher
Sep 05 On this day in history southern blacks led by Pap Singleton settle in Kansas
Sep 06 On this day in history petar Stojanovic, composer
Sep 09 Frank Chance, baseball player/manager, Tinkers to Evers to Chance on this day in history.
Sep 10 Georgia B D Camp Johnson, US, poet/playwright (Autumn Love Cycle) in the year 1877.
Sep 11 Feliks E Dzjerzjinski, Lithuania, founder (KGB) in the year 1877.
Sep 11 Rijkslandbouwhoge school opens in Wageningen in the year 1877.
Sep 11 The birth of James Jeans, British mathematician in the year 1877.
Sep 12 Julius Reitz, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Jane Eyre) in the year 1877.
Sep 16 James J Jeans, cosmologist/astrophysicist (Mysterious Universe) on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history jean Hure, composer
Sep 17 William Henry Fox Talbot, photographic pioneer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1877 jozef de Voght, Flemish priest/songwriter (Under the Snow)
Sep 20 On this day in history armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer
Sep 20 On this day in history chase National Bank opens in NYC (later merges into Chase Manhattan)
Sep 23 Hurricane strikes Curacao & Bonaire kills 200 in the year 1877.
Sep 23 Urbain JJ Leverrier, codiscoverer of Neptune, dies on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1877 battle of Shiroyama, decisive victory of the Imperial Japanese Army over the Satsuma Rebellion
Sep 25 In the year 1877 plutarco Elias Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28)
Sep 26 Alfred Cortot, French pianist in the year 1877.
Sep 27 In the year 1877 john Mercer Langston named minister of Haiti
Sep 28 Stanner E V Taylor, St Louis MO, director/writer (Lucky Jim, Ramona) on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1877 1st US amateur swim meet (NY Athletic Club)
Sep 30 On this day in history first US amateur swim meet (NY Athletic Club)
Sep 30 Toohoolhoolzote, prophet of Nez Perce indians, dies in battle on this day in history.
Oct 04 Pancho Villa, [Doroteo Arango], Mexico, revolutionary rebel [or 6/25] in the year 1877.