Historical Events In 1878
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Jun 23 George Backing, English sea officer/explorer (B's River), dies at 81 in the year 1878.
Jun 25 Jean Gallon, composer in the year 1878.
Jun 26 On this day in history 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 Francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1878.
Jul 03 On this day in history george M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy)
Jul 03 In the year 1878 john Wise of Lancaster, PA was the pilot for the maiden flight of a dirigible.
Jul 05 Joseph Holbrooke, English pianist/conductor/composer in the year 1878.
Jul 05 In the year 1878 the coat of arms of the Baku governorate was established.
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history an improved corncob pipe patents by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo
Jul 12 On this day in history fever epidemic in New Orleans begin, it will kill 4,500
Jul 13 In the year 1878 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 In the year 1878 willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist
Jul 17 Aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/Aust poet (Tre Fiumi), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Henri Zagwijn, composer on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1878 robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato)
Jul 20 In the year 1878 1st telephone introduced in Hawaii
Jul 20 The first telephone introduced in Hawaii on this day in history.
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 In the year 1878 lord Dunsany, [Edward JMD Plunkett], Irish sci-fi writer (Time & Gods)
Jul 26 In the year 1878 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.
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 In the year 1878 aino J M Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales)
Aug 03 Constantino Gaito, composer in the year 1878.
Aug 13 In the year 1878 leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer
Aug 14 Harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron/general (White Armies, WW II) in the year 1878.