Historical Events In 1880
Friday, 19 July 2019
Dec 06 On this day in history the Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication
Dec 08 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa in the year 1880.
Dec 12 On this day in history michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83
Dec 15 In the year 1880 carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Ital minister of Justice, dies at 76
Dec 16 Republic of South-Africa forms in the year 1880.
Dec 19 In the year 1880 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 in the year 1880.
Dec 28 Christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet on this day in history.
Dec 29 Jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer in the year 1880.
Dec 30 On this day in history alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein
Dec 31 George C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953) in the year 1880.