Historical Events In 1879
Monday, 27 January 2020
Dec 21 On this day in history theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 Ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier) on this day in history.
Dec 24 On this day in history stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1879 armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
Dec 26 Jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies on this day in history.
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 The birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor in the year 1879.
Dec 28 North British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Edison gives first public demonstration of his incandescent lamp in the year 1879.
Dec 31 In the year 1879 the opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY)