Historical Events In 1878
Monday, 12 November 2018
Dec 12 In the year 1878 joseph Pulitzer begins publishing "St Louis Dispatch"
Dec 15 Hans Carossa, writer on this day in history.
Dec 18 French SS Byzantin sinks after collision in Dardanellen, 210 killed on this day in history.
Dec 19 Anton Lajovic, composer in the year 1878.
Dec 25 On this day in history anna Claypoole Peale, US painter of miniatures, dies
Dec 25 On this day in history w Starling Burgess, yacht designer (America Cup's Enterprise)
Dec 26 On this day in history 1st US store to install electric lights, Philadelphia
Dec 26 On this day in history first US store to install electric lights, Philadelphia
Dec 26 In the year 1878 isaiah Bowman, US, geography/co-founder (Geographical Review)
Dec 26 John Wanamaker installed electric lights in his department store in Philadelphia on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1878 jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer, dies at 90
Dec 28 Pope Leo XIII encyclical on socialism in the year 1878.
Dec 28 On this day in history pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Quod apostolici muneris (socialism)
Dec 31 Horacio Quiroga, Uruguayan author/poet (El Crimen del Otro) in the year 1878.