Historical Events In 1879
Thursday, 01 October 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 in the year 1879.
Dec 26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 In the year 1879 jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
Dec 26 John Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres in the year 1879.
Dec 27 Robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers) in the year 1879.
Dec 27 On this day in history the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 In the year 1879 north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
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 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) on this day in history.
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 The opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY) in the year 1879.