Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Dec 21 On this day in history theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 In the year 1879 ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 Jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1879 john Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres
Dec 27 Robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers) on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 North British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I) in the year 1879.
Dec 30 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
Dec 30 In the year 1879 sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
Dec 31 On this day in history cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US)
Dec 31 On this day in history edison gives first public demonstration of his incandescent lamp
Dec 31 On this day in history the opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY)