Historical Events In 1878
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Jun 23 In the year 1878 george Backing, English sea officer/explorer (B's River), dies at 81
Jun 25 In the year 1878 jean Gallon, composer
Jun 26 Albert Siklos, composer on this day in history.
Jun 27 Jean François van Royen, Dutch bibliophile/secretary-general of PTT on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 05 The coat of arms of the Baku governorate was established on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1878.
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 in the year 1878.
Jul 15 Willem Paerels, Neth/Belgian painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/Aust poet (Tre Fiumi), dies at 65
Jul 17 In the year 1878 henri Zagwijn, composer
Jul 19 Robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato) in the year 1878.
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 In the year 1878 lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther)
Jul 23 Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1878.
Jul 24 Lord Dunsany, [Edward JMD Plunkett], Irish sci-fi writer (Time & Gods) in the year 1878.
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 Th to de Weeme, painter on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history don Marquis, Ill, journalist/poet (archy & mehitabel)
Jul 30 German anti-semitism begins during the Reichstag election in the year 1878.
Aug 02 Aino J M Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales) in the year 1878.
Aug 03 On this day in history constantino Gaito, composer
Aug 13 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 Harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else) on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron/general (White Armies, WW II)