Historical Events In 1879
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Sep 28 In the year 1879 sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 28 Sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route in the year 1879.
Sep 29 In the year 1879 joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer
Sep 29 In the year 1879 nL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players
Sep 30 Ernst Isler, composer on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1879 cincinnati Enquirer publishes 1st report on baseball reserve clause
Oct 02 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Musgrave Ritual" (BG) on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1879 start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Musgrave Ritual" (BG)
Oct 02 Wallace Stevens, Reading Pa, poet (Ideas of Order) in the year 1879.
Oct 05 In the year 1879 halfdan Cleve, composer
Oct 07 On this day in history germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant
Oct 07 In the year 1879 joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr
Oct 08 War of the Pacific: the Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter in the year 1879.
Oct 12 On this day in history british troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan
Oct 13 Peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie) in the year 1879.
Oct 14 On this day in history f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 In the year 1879 jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
Oct 18 Grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign
Oct 21 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 21 On this day in history thomas Edison invents the electric light.
Oct 21 Thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb in the year 1879.
Oct 25 In the year 1879 jean Rogister, composer
Oct 26 On this day in history leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary (pres of 1st Soviet) [OS]
Oct 26 The birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader in the year 1879.
Oct 28 On this day in history conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer
Oct 29 In the year 1879 franz JHMM von Papen, German diplomat/chancellor (1932)
Oct 30 Eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion) in the year 1879.
Oct 31 On this day in history big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies
Nov 01 Pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41) in the year 1879.
Nov 02 In a 6-day footrace a Mr Weston loses to a horse, 900 to 885 km on this day in history.
Nov 02 Jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent) on this day in history.
Nov 03 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist in the year 1879.
Nov 04 In the year 1879 elkins patents refrigerating apparatus