Historical Events In 1879
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Sep 28 Sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route in the year 1879.
Sep 28 Sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route on this day in history.
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) in the year 1879.
Oct 05 Halfdan Cleve, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 07 In the year 1879 germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant
Oct 07 On this day in history 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 British troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie)
Oct 14 In the year 1879 f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 On this day in history jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
Oct 18 Grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1879 thomas Edison invents the electric light.
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 In the year 1879 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) on this day in history.
Oct 31 Big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41)
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 On this day in history jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent)
Nov 03 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist in the year 1879.
Nov 04 Elkins patents refrigerating apparatus in the year 1879.