Historical Events In 1880
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Sep 07 On this day in history attilio Brugnoli, composer
Sep 07 Geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters in the year 1880.
Sep 08 On this day in history roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic chairman (1st Chamber)
Sep 09 President Hayes visits SF in the year 1880.
Sep 09 Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony) on this day in history.
Sep 10 Pierre de Brazza signs treaty with King Makoko of Congo in the year 1880.
Sep 12 In the year 1880 henry L Mencken, Baltimore, Md, newspaperman/critic (Prejudices)
Sep 14 Paul Fechter, German writer (Der Zauberer Gottes) in the year 1880.
Sep 15 In the year 1880 william Hauser, composer, dies at 67
Sep 16 In the year 1880 alfred Noyes, British poet/essayist (Loom of Years, Highwayman)
Sep 20 On this day in history ildebrando Pizzetti, composer
Sep 21 On this day in history henry Louis Mencken, US essayist/critic (American Mercury)
Sep 22 Asser B Kleerekoper, journalist/2nd-Member of parliament (SDAP) in the year 1880.
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) in the year 1880.
Sep 30 On this day in history henry Draper takes that 1st photograph of Orion Nebula
Sep 30 Henry Draper takes that first photograph of the Orion Nebula in the year 1880.
Oct 01 John Philip Sousa becomes new director of US Marine Corps Band on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history john Phillip Sousa becomes leader of Marine Corps Band
Oct 02 George Alexander Russell, composer in the year 1880.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 04 University of California founded in Los Angeles in the year 1880.
Oct 04 William Lassell, English astronomer (1st moon of Neptune), dies on this day in history.
Oct 06 Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer, dies in the year 1880.
Oct 06 Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1880 otto V Ekelund, Swedish poet/writer (Sak och sken)
Oct 14 On this day in history victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army