Historical Events In 1880
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Sep 07 In the year 1880 attilio Brugnoli, composer
Sep 07 Geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters in the year 1880.
Sep 08 Roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic chairman (1st Chamber) on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history president Hayes visits SF
Sep 09 On this day in history viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony)
Sep 10 In the year 1880 pierre de Brazza signs treaty with King Makoko of Congo
Sep 12 In the year 1880 henry L Mencken, Baltimore, Md, newspaperman/critic (Prejudices)
Sep 14 In the year 1880 paul Fechter, German writer (Der Zauberer Gottes)
Sep 15 In the year 1880 william Hauser, composer, dies at 67
Sep 16 Alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Loom of Years, Highwayman) in the year 1880.
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 Asser B Kleerekoper, journalist/2nd-Member of parliament (SDAP) on this day in history.
Sep 22 G F Grace, cricketer (one Test v Australia), dies in the year 1880.
Sep 23 In the year 1880 john Boyd Orr, nutritionist, UN's FAO (Nobel 1949)
Sep 23 Jules Ferry forms French govt in the year 1880.
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 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 On this day in history george Alexander Russell, composer
Oct 03 Warner Oland, Umea Sweden, actor (Jazz Singer, Charlie Chan) on this day in history.
Oct 04 Damon Runyon, US journalist/writer (Guys & Dolls-based on his work) in the year 1880.
Oct 04 University of California founded in Los Angeles on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history william Lassell, English astronomer (1st moon of Neptune), dies
Oct 06 Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer, dies in the year 1880.
Oct 06 On this day in history julia Culp, mezzo-soprano
Oct 07 Jaime Pahissa, composer in the year 1880.
Oct 08 On this day in history ernest F E Douwes Dekker, Dutch founder (National-India Party)
Oct 12 Healey Willan, composer on this day in history.
Oct 14 Otto V Ekelund, Swedish poet/writer (Sak och sken) on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army