Historical Events In 1880
Monday, 21 January 2019
Sep 07 Attilio Brugnoli, composer on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters
Sep 08 On this day in history roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic chairman (1st Chamber)
Sep 09 President Hayes visits SF on this day in history.
Sep 09 Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony) in the year 1880.
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 William Hauser, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1880.
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 Henry Louis Mencken, US essayist/critic (American Mercury) on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history asser B Kleerekoper, journalist/2nd-Member of parliament (SDAP)
Sep 22 On this day in history g F Grace, cricketer (one Test v Australia), dies
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 On this day in history henry Draper takes that 1st photograph of Orion Nebula
Sep 30 On this day in history henry Draper takes that first photograph of the Orion Nebula
Oct 01 In the year 1880 john Philip Sousa becomes new director of US Marine Corps Band
Oct 01 John Phillip Sousa becomes leader of Marine Corps Band in the year 1880.
Oct 02 George Alexander Russell, composer on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1880 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 University of California founded in Los Angeles in the year 1880.
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 In the year 1880 julia Culp, mezzo-soprano
Oct 07 In the year 1880 jaime Pahissa, composer
Oct 08 Ernest F E Douwes Dekker, Dutch founder (National-India Party) on this day in history.
Oct 12 Healey Willan, composer in the year 1880.
Oct 14 Otto V Ekelund, Swedish poet/writer (Sak och sken) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army in the year 1880.