Historical Events In 1879
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Dec 21 In the year 1879 theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 In the year 1879 ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 On this day in history stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
Dec 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 On this day in history north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
Dec 29 On this day in history billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
Dec 31 Cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US) in the year 1879.
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.