Historical Events In 1879
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Dec 21 Theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value) on this day in history.
Dec 22 Ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier) on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1879 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 John Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1879 robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers)
Dec 27 The birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
Dec 29 In the year 1879 billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres in the year 1879.
Dec 30 In the year 1879 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 In the year 1879 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.