Historical Events In 1880
Friday, 18 October 2019
Sep 07 On this day in history attilio Brugnoli, composer
Sep 07 On this day in history geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters
Sep 08 In the year 1880 roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic chairman (1st Chamber)
Sep 09 In the year 1880 president Hayes visits SF
Sep 09 Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony) on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1880 pierre de Brazza signs treaty with King Makoko of Congo
Sep 12 On this day in history henry L Mencken, Baltimore, Md, newspaperman/critic (Prejudices)
Sep 14 Paul Fechter, German writer (Der Zauberer Gottes) on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1880 william Hauser, composer, dies at 67
Sep 16 Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Loom of Years, Highwayman) on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1880 ildebrando Pizzetti, composer
Sep 21 Henry Louis Mencken, US essayist/critic (American Mercury) in the year 1880.
Sep 22 On this day in history asser B Kleerekoper, journalist/2nd-Member of parliament (SDAP)
Sep 22 In the year 1880 g F Grace, cricketer (one Test v Australia), dies
Sep 23 On this day in history john Boyd Orr, nutritionist, UN's FAO (Nobel 1949)
Sep 23 Jules Ferry forms French govt on this day in history.
Sep 28 Ralph Edward Flanders, Barnet VT, (Sen-VT) on this day in history.
Sep 30 Henri G Casadesus, French altviolist/composer (Viola d'amour) on this day in history.
Sep 30 Henry Draper takes that 1st photograph of Orion Nebula in the year 1880.
Sep 30 Henry Draper takes that first photograph of the Orion Nebula in the year 1880.
Oct 01 On this day in history john Philip Sousa becomes new director of US Marine Corps Band
Oct 01 On this day in history john Phillip Sousa becomes leader of Marine Corps Band
Oct 02 On this day in history george Alexander Russell, composer
Oct 03 In the year 1880 warner Oland, Umea Sweden, actor (Jazz Singer, Charlie Chan)
Oct 04 In the year 1880 damon Runyon, US journalist/writer (Guys & Dolls-based on his work)
Oct 04 On this day in history university of California founded in Los Angeles
Oct 04 On this day in history william Lassell, English astronomer (1st moon of Neptune), dies
Oct 06 In the year 1880 benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer, dies
Oct 06 Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano on this day in history.
Oct 07 Jaime Pahissa, composer on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1880 ernest F E Douwes Dekker, Dutch founder (National-India Party)
Oct 12 On this day in history healey Willan, composer
Oct 14 Otto V Ekelund, Swedish poet/writer (Sak och sken) in the year 1880.
Oct 14 Victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army in the year 1880.