Historical Events In 1878
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jun 23 George Backing, English sea officer/explorer (B's River), dies at 81 in the year 1878.
Jun 25 Jean Gallon, composer on this day in history.
Jun 26 Albert Siklos, composer in the year 1878.
Jun 27 Jean François van Royen, Dutch bibliophile/secretary-general of PTT on this day in history.
Jul 01 Treaty of Berlin divide Africa up for colonization on this day in history.
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 On this day in history john Wise of Lancaster, PA was the pilot for the maiden flight of a dirigible.
Jul 05 In the year 1878 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 Social-Democratic United forms in Amsterdam in the year 1878.
Jul 09 An improved corncob pipe patented by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo in the year 1878.
Jul 09 An improved corncob pipe patents by Henry Tibbe, Washington, Mo in the year 1878.
Jul 12 In the year 1878 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 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 In the year 1878 henri Zagwijn, composer
Jul 19 In the year 1878 robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-1st-Member of parliament (About Plato)
Jul 20 1st telephone introduced in Hawaii in the year 1878.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history th to de Weeme, painter
Jul 29 Don Marquis, Ill, journalist/poet (archy & mehitabel) on this day in history.
Jul 30 German anti-semitism begins during the Reichstag election in the year 1878.
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 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer in the year 1878.
Aug 14 In the year 1878 harald Kidde, Danish writer (Aage og Else)
Aug 15 Pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron/general (White Armies, WW II) on this day in history.