Historical Events In 1879
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Sep 28 Sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route in the year 1879.
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 On this day in history 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 Cincinnati Enquirer publishes 1st report on baseball reserve clause in the year 1879.
Oct 02 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Musgrave Ritual" (BG) in the year 1879.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history halfdan Cleve, composer
Oct 07 Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant on this day in history.
Oct 07 Joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr in the year 1879.
Oct 08 In the year 1879 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.
Oct 12 British troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1879 peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie)
Oct 14 On this day in history f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 Jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn) on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1879 grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer
Oct 19 In the year 1879 afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign
Oct 21 On this day in history marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
Oct 21 Thomas Edison invents the electric light in the year 1879.
Oct 21 On this day in history thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb
Oct 25 Jean Rogister, composer on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary (pres of 1st Soviet) [OS]
Oct 26 In the year 1879 the birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader
Oct 28 Conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer on this day in history.
Oct 29 Franz JHMM von Papen, German diplomat/chancellor (1932) on this day in history.
Oct 30 Eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion) in the year 1879.
Oct 31 In the year 1879 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 On this day in history in a 6-day footrace a Mr Weston loses to a horse, 900 to 885 km
Nov 02 Jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent) in the year 1879.
Nov 03 On this day in history vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist
Nov 04 Elkins patents refrigerating apparatus in the year 1879.