Historical Events In 1880
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 06 The Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication in the year 1880.
Dec 08 On this day in history 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa
Dec 12 On this day in history michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83
Dec 15 Carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Ital minister of Justice, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1880 republic of South-Africa forms
Dec 19 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer in the year 1880.
Dec 20 Battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten on this day in history.
Dec 20 New York's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way" in the year 1880.
Dec 22 In the year 1880 george Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday
Dec 27 Alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1880.
Dec 28 On this day in history christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet
Dec 29 In the year 1880 jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer
Dec 30 On this day in history alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein
Dec 31 In the year 1880 george C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953)