Historical Events In 1880
Monday, 20 January 2020
Feb 10 Jesse G Vincent, Arkansas, engineer designed 1st V-12 engine in the year 1880.
Feb 10 In the year 1880 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Arcanum about Christian marriage
Feb 12 In the year 1880 john Llewellyn Lewis, union leader (United Mine Workers, 1920-60)
Feb 12 In the year 1880 national Croquet League organizes (Phila)
Feb 13 In the year 1880 work begins on the covering of the Senne, burying Brussels's primary river and creating the modern central boulevards.
Feb 14 Aida Overton Walker, US dancer/singer (In Dahomey, Salome) in the year 1880.
Feb 16 American Society of Mechanical Engineers forms (NYC) on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history american Society of Mechanical Engineers founded, New York NY
Feb 17 In the year 1880 alvaro Obregon, general/president Mexico (1920-24)
Feb 17 In the year 1880 the Russian tsar survives an attempted bomb assassination
Feb 17 In the year 1880 tsar Alexander II of Russia survives an assassination attempt
Feb 18 Eric De Lamarter, composer on this day in history.
Feb 19 Arthur Shepherd, composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 Frank Orth, Phila Pa, actor (Boston Blackie, Brothers) on this day in history.
Feb 23 Edgar Istel, composer in the year 1880.
Feb 29 In the year 1880 gotthard railway tunnel between Switzerland & Italy completed
Feb 29 Gotthard railway tunnel between Switzerland & Italy opens in the year 1880.
Mar 01 In the year 1880 julian Myrick, promoter of junior tennis
Mar 03 Anne C Veth, Dutch cartoonist/art critic on this day in history.
Mar 04 New York Daily Graphic publishes first half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan on this day in history.
Mar 04 NY Daily Graphic publishes 1st half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history commissioner George Scott Railton and seven women officers of English ‘General’ William Booth’s army landed in New York on this day to officially put the Salvation Army to work in the United States.
Mar 10 In the year 1880 general Wolseley opens new legislative council in Pretoria
Mar 10 On this day in history michael Jacobs, NYC, boxing promoter
Mar 10 In the year 1880 salvation Army of England sets up US welfare &religious activity
Mar 12 In the year 1880 house Peters, England, silent film actor (Kansas Territory)
Mar 14 In the year 1880 oscar (Bachigaloupi) Tourniaire, actor/director (Pink Kate)
Mar 15 In the year 1880 jan K J de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 51
Mar 17 Guillermo Uribe Holguin, composer in the year 1880.
Mar 21 In the year 1880 hans Hofmann, German/US painter (Search for the Real)
Mar 23 Flour rolling mill patented (John Stevens of Wisc) on this day in history.
Mar 23 Flour rolling mill patented (John Stevens of Wisconsin) in the year 1880.
Mar 23 On this day in history gustav Adolf Mankell, composer, dies at 67
Mar 24 In the year 1880 tobacco Growers' Mutual Insurance Company incorporates in Connecticut