Historical Events In 1880
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1880 building of Panama Canal, begins
Jan 01 Edie Martin, London England, actress (Titfield Thunderbolt) on this day in history.
Jan 02 Louis Breguet, French aviation pioneer in the year 1880.
Jan 04 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter, dies in the year 1880.
Jan 05 Nicolai Karlovich Medtner, composer on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1880 record snow cover in Seattle-120 cm
Jan 06 Record snow cover in Seattle-120cm on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1880 tom Mix, Mix Run PA, silent screen cowboy actor (Dick Turpin)
Jan 08 On this day in history [Joshua] Norton I, Emperor of US/Protector of Mexico, dies at 60
Jan 09 On this day in history 6' (1.8 meters) of snow falls in Seattle in 5 days
Jan 10 Eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Short Cause) in the year 1880.
Jan 11 In the year 1880 rudolf T Palm, Curacao, pianist/composer
Jan 17 In the year 1880 mack Sennett, movie creator (Keystone Kops)
Jan 17 In the year 1880 the birth of Mack Sennett, American director
Jan 18 In the year 1880 paul Ehrenfest, Austria/Neth physicist (adiabates hypothesis)
Jan 21 In the year 1880 1st US sewage disposal system separate from storm drains, Memphis
Jan 21 On this day in history jeffree & Pendray install Victoria's*(British Columbia) first business telephones; W. J. Jeffree's Clothing store, W. I. Pendray's Soap Factory
Jan 21 The first US sewage disposal system separate from storm drains, Memphis TN on this day in history.
Jan 24 Elisabeth Achelis, creator (World Calendar) in the year 1880.
Jan 25 In the year 1880 francis George Scott, composer
Jan 26 In the year 1880 douglas MacArthur, Little Rock Ark, general (WW II), he did return!
Jan 26 The birth of Douglas MacArthur, American wartime general on this day in history.
Jan 27 Thomas A. Edison receives a U.S. patent for the electric incandescent light bulb in the year 1880.
Jan 27 Thomas Edison patents electric incandescent lamp on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history herbert Strudwick, cricketer (Engld wicket-keeper before & after WW I)
Jan 29 In the year 1880 w C Fields, [William Claude Dukenfield], Phila, actor (Bank Dick)
Jan 31 An Ice Railway is opened between Longueuil and Montreal by the Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa and Occidental Railway. A railway track was placed on large timbers laid on the ice of the St. Lawrence River. During the summer months the QMO&O used a car ferry. An ice railway was laid each winter until 1883 on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1880 antonio Guarnieri, composer
Feb 01 The first edition of theatrical newspaper The Stage is published in the year 1880.
Feb 02 In the year 1880 sS Strathleven arrives in London with 1st Australian frozen mutton
Feb 02 SS Strathleven arrives in London with first Australian frozen mutton on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history arnoldus JH Aerts, bishop of Neth-Guinea (1920-42)
Feb 04 On this day in history steele MacKay's "Hazel Kirke," premieres in NYC
Feb 08 In the year 1880 franz Marc, German painter (Blaue Reiter)