Historical Events In 1880
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Dec 06 In the year 1880 the Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication
Dec 08 On this day in history 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa
Dec 12 In the year 1880 michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83
Dec 15 On this day in history carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Ital minister of Justice, dies at 76
Dec 16 Republic of South-Africa forms on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1880 nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
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" on this day in history.
Dec 22 George Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1880 alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75
Dec 28 In the year 1880 christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet
Dec 29 On this day in history jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer
Dec 30 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein on this day in history.
Dec 31 George C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953) in the year 1880.