Historical Events In 1879
Friday, 10 July 2020
Dec 21 Theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value) in the year 1879.
Dec 22 On this day in history ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1879 armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1879 jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
Dec 26 On this day in history john Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres
Dec 27 In the year 1879 robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers)
Dec 27 The birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor in the year 1879.
Dec 28 North British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot) in the year 1879.
Dec 29 On this day in history billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
Dec 30 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) in the year 1879.
Dec 31 Cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Edison gives first public demonstration of his incandescent lamp in the year 1879.
Dec 31 On this day in history the opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY)