Historical Events In 1880
Monday, 18 November 2019
May 22 On this day in history heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician, dies at 80
May 26 John Curwen, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1880 8th Preakness: L Hughes aboard Grenada wins in 2:40.5
May 29 In the year 1880 oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)
May 31 On this day in history league of American Wheelmen (1st US bicycle assn), forms in Newport RI
Jun 01 On this day in history 1st pay telephone installed
Jun 04 In the year 1880 eugen Adam, painter, dies
Jun 05 In the year 1880 jacobus J Cremer, painter/author (Betuwsche Novellen), dies at 52
Jun 06 William T Cosgrave, president Irish Free state on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1880 war of the Pacific: The Battle of Arica, assault and capture of Morro de Arica (Arica Cape), that ended the Campaña del Desierto (Desert Campaign).
Jun 10 On this day in history charlie Jones becomes 1st to hit 2 HRs in 1 inning
Jun 10 On this day in history margit Kaffka, writer
Jun 11 On this day in history jeannette Rankin, 1st woman elected to US Congress (Rep-Montana)
Jun 12 On this day in history 1st baseball perfect game-John Richmond of Worcester beats Cleve
Jun 14 14th Belmont: L Hughes aboard Grenada wins in 2:47 in the year 1880.
Jun 15 Mahlon Hamilton, VA, actor (Honky Tonk, High School Girl, Mississippi) in the year 1880.
Jun 16 On this day in history james Southerton, cricketer (appeared in England's 1st 2 Tests), dies
Jun 16 Salvation Army forms in Londo on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1880 carl Van Fight, US author/critic (Red, Nigger Heaven)
Jun 17 In the year 1880 john Ward, Providence, pitches perfect game vs Buffalo
Jun 18 John Sutter, US colonist (gold discovered on his land), dies at 77 in the year 1880.
Jun 19 Johann Sigurjonsson, Icelandic writer (Dr Rung) in the year 1880.
Jun 24 First performance of O Canada, the song that would become the national anthem of Canada, at the Congrès national des Canadiens-Français on this day in history.
Jun 27 Helen Keller, Ala, blind-deaf author/lecturer had more sense than many on this day in history.
Jun 27 The birth of Helen Keller, American author in the year 1880.
Jun 28 In the year 1880 ned Kelly the Australian bushranger captured at Glenrowan.
Jun 29 On this day in history france annexes Otaheite (Tahiti)
Jun 29 On this day in history george W Vreede, lawyer/politician, dies
Jun 29 On this day in history ludwig Beck, chef Germany general staff ("July 20th plot")
Jul 02 Albert Szirmai, composer on this day in history.
Jul 03 Carl Schuricht, composer on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1880 george Mullin, pitcher (Detroit Tigers-no-hitter on 7/4/1912)
Jul 05 Jan Kubelik, composer in the year 1880.
Jul 14 Donald Meek, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Stage Fair, Stagecoach) in the year 1880.