Historical Events In 1878
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jun 23 On this day in history george Backing, English sea officer/explorer (B's River), dies at 81
Jun 25 In the year 1878 jean Gallon, composer
Jun 26 On this day in history albert Siklos, composer
Jun 27 Jean François van Royen, Dutch bibliophile/secretary-general of PTT in the year 1878.
Jul 01 In the year 1878 treaty of Berlin divide Africa up for colonization
Jul 02 On this day in history francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer, dies at 61
Jul 03 In the year 1878 george M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy)
Jul 03 John Wise of Lancaster, PA was the pilot for the maiden flight of a dirigible in the year 1878.
Jul 05 On this day in history joseph Holbrooke, English pianist/conductor/composer
Jul 05 On this day in history the coat of arms of the Baku governorate was established.
Jul 07 In the year 1878 social-Democratic United forms in Amsterdam
Jul 09 An improved corncob pipe patented by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo on this day in history.
Jul 09 An improved corncob pipe patents by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo on this day in history.
Jul 12 Fever epidemic in New Orleans begin, it will kill 4,500 on this day in history.
Jul 13 On this day in history congress of Berlin discusses division of African colonization ends
Jul 13 Treaty of Berlin amended terms of Treaty of San Stefano on this day in history.
Jul 15 Willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist in the year 1878.
Jul 17 In the year 1878 aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/Aust poet (Tre Fiumi), dies at 65
Jul 17 On this day in history henri Zagwijn, composer
Jul 19 Robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato) on this day in history.
Jul 20 1st telephone introduced in Hawaii in the year 1878.
Jul 20 In the year 1878 the first telephone introduced in Hawaii
Jul 22 On this day in history lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther)
Jul 23 In the year 1878 miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70
Jul 24 Lord Dunsany, [Edward JMD Plunkett], Irish sci-fi writer (Time & Gods) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In California, the poet and American West outlaw calling himself "Black Bart" makes his last clean getaway when he steals a safe box from a Wells Fargo stagecoach. The empty box will be found later with a taunting poem inside on this day in history.
Jul 27 Th to de Weeme, painter in the year 1878.
Jul 29 On this day in history don Marquis, Ill, journalist/poet (archy & mehitabel)
Jul 30 German anti-semitism begins during the Reichstag election on this day in history.
Aug 02 Aino J M Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1878 constantino Gaito, composer
Aug 13 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else)
Aug 15 In the year 1878 pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron/general (White Armies, WW II)