Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Sep 28 On this day in history sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 28 In the year 1879 sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route
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 In the year 1879 ernst Isler, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history 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 Halfdan Cleve, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 07 Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant on this day in history.
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 In the year 1879 british troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan
Oct 13 Peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie) in the year 1879.
Oct 14 In the year 1879 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 Afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign in the year 1879.
Oct 21 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1879 thomas Edison invents the electric light.
Oct 21 In the year 1879 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 On this day in history the birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader
Oct 28 In the year 1879 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 On this day in history big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies
Nov 01 In the year 1879 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 in the year 1879.
Nov 02 On this day in history jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent)
Nov 03 In the year 1879 vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist
Nov 04 On this day in history elkins patents refrigerating apparatus