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