Historical Events In 1878
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jun 23 George Backing, English sea officer/explorer (B's River), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history jean Gallon, composer
Jun 26 In the year 1878 albert Siklos, composer
Jun 27 On this day in history jean François van Royen, Dutch bibliophile/secretary-general of PTT
Jul 01 In the year 1878 treaty of Berlin divide Africa up for colonization
Jul 02 In the year 1878 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 The coat of arms of the Baku governorate was established in the year 1878.
Jul 07 Social-Democratic United forms in Amsterdam in the year 1878.
Jul 09 In the year 1878 an improved corncob pipe patented by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo
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 Congress of Berlin discusses division of African colonization ends in the year 1878.
Jul 13 Treaty of Berlin amended terms of Treaty of San Stefano in the year 1878.
Jul 15 On this day in history willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist
Jul 17 In the year 1878 aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/Aust poet (Tre Fiumi), dies at 65
Jul 17 In the year 1878 henri Zagwijn, composer
Jul 19 On this day in history robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato)
Jul 20 1st telephone introduced in Hawaii on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history the first telephone introduced in Hawaii
Jul 22 Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1878.
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 in the year 1878.
Jul 27 In the year 1878 th to de Weeme, painter
Jul 29 On this day in history don Marquis, Ill, journalist/poet (archy & mehitabel)
Jul 30 In the year 1878 german anti-semitism begins during the Reichstag election
Aug 02 On this day in history aino J M Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales)
Aug 03 In the year 1878 constantino Gaito, composer
Aug 13 On this day in history leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer
Aug 14 In the year 1878 harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else)
Aug 15 On this day in history pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron/general (White Armies, WW II)