Historical Events In 1881
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Apr 16 In Dodge City, Kansas, Bat Masterson fights his last gun battle in the year 1881.
Apr 17 Anton Wildgans, writer in the year 1881.
Apr 18 In the year 1881 hermann KJ Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Dr Eisenbart)
Apr 18 In the year 1881 natural History Museum of South Kensington England opens
Apr 19 Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies in the year 1881.
Apr 20 On this day in history nikolai Miaskovsky, Novogeorievsk Poland, composer (Kirov is With Us)
Apr 21 On this day in history jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist (Rocks of Oran)
Apr 22 Alexander Kerensky, Simbirsk, Russian PM (1917) on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history claude Carter, South African slow lefty cricketer (1912-22)
Apr 23 Gilbert & Sullivan's opera "Patience" produced in London in the year 1881.
Apr 23 On this day in history the opera "Patience or Bunthorne's Bride" is produced (London)
Apr 25 In the year 1881 250,000 Germans petition to bar foreign Jews from entering Germany
Apr 25 Hans Windisch, German new testament expert in the year 1881.
Apr 27 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76 in the year 1881.
Apr 27 Pogroms against Russian Jews start in Elisabethgrad in the year 1881.
Apr 28 On this day in history robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
May 01 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, France, philosopher/paleontologist on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history portage La Prairie Manitoba, Canadian Pacific Railway starts building its prairie section of track; first sod turned for the CPR as a company line; first rail also laid at Fort William.
May 03 Josip Jurcic, Slovic writer (Schone Vida), dies in the year 1881.
May 04 In the year 1881 aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917-Prelude to Bolshevism)
May 05 Anit-Jewish rioting in Kiev Ukraine on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congolian monarch
May 10 In the year 1881 lighthouse on Ameland begins operation
May 11 Bedrich Smetana's opera "Libusa," premieres in Prague on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history henri-Frederic Amiel, Swiss/French writer (Journal Intime), dies at 59
May 11 In the year 1881 jan van Gilse, composer/resistance fighter (Frau Helga von Staveren)
May 12 In the year 1881 france sign treaty of protection with Tunisia colony
May 12 In the year 1881 treaty of Bardo, Tunisia becomes a French protectorate
May 12 In the year 1881 tunisia becomes a French protectorate
May 13 Ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer in the year 1881.
May 14 On this day in history ed Walsh, pitcher, lowest lifetime ERA (1.82)
May 16 In the year 1881 world's 1st elec tram goes into service in Lichterfelder (near Berlin)
May 16 World's first elec tram goes into service in Lichterfelder (near Berlin) on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1881 7th Kentucky Derby: Jim McLaughlin aboard Hindoo wins in 2:40