Historical Events In 1880
Friday, 16 November 2018
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 Michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1880 nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
Dec 20 In the year 1880 battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten
Dec 20 In the year 1880 new York's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way"
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 Christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet in the year 1880.
Dec 29 Jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer on this day in history.
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.