Historical Events In 1879
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Sep 28 On this day in history sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 28 On this day in history sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 29 Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer on this day in history.
Sep 29 NL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players on this day in history.
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 Start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Musgrave Ritual" (BG) in the year 1879.
Oct 02 Wallace Stevens, Reading Pa, poet (Ideas of Order) in the year 1879.
Oct 05 On this day in history halfdan Cleve, composer
Oct 07 Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant in the year 1879.
Oct 07 In the year 1879 joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr
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 On this day in history british troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan
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 On this day in history jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
Oct 18 Grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 19 Afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign in the year 1879.
Oct 21 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 21 In the year 1879 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 Leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary (pres of 1st Soviet) [OS] in the year 1879.
Oct 26 The birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader on this day in history.
Oct 28 Conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer in the year 1879.
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 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 In the year 1879 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 In the year 1879 elkins patents refrigerating apparatus