Historical Events In 1880
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Dec 06 The Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication on this day in history.
Dec 08 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa in the year 1880.
Dec 12 Michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83 in the year 1880.
Dec 15 Carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Ital minister of Justice, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 16 Republic of South-Africa forms on this day in history.
Dec 19 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer on this day in history.
Dec 20 Battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten in the year 1880.
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 in the year 1880.
Dec 27 In the year 1880 alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75
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 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein in the year 1880.
Dec 31 George C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953) in the year 1880.