Historical Events In 1880
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Dec 06 The Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication in the year 1880.
Dec 08 In the year 1880 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa
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 in the year 1880.
Dec 19 On this day in history nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
Dec 20 Battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten in the year 1880.
Dec 20 In the year 1880 new York's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way"
Dec 22 On this day in history george Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday
Dec 27 Alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1880 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 In the year 1880 george C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953)