Historical Events In 1879
Saturday, 16 January 2021
Dec 21 On this day in history theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 Ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier) in the year 1879.
Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 On this day in history jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
Dec 26 John Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres in the year 1879.
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) on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 In the year 1879 gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
Dec 30 In the year 1879 sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
Dec 31 In the year 1879 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) on this day in history.