Historical Events In 1881
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Apr 16 On this day in history in Dodge City, Kansas, Bat Masterson fights his last gun battle.
Apr 17 Anton Wildgans, writer in the year 1881.
Apr 18 On this day in history hermann KJ Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Dr Eisenbart)
Apr 18 On this day in history natural History Museum of South Kensington England opens
Apr 19 Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1881 nikolai Miaskovsky, Novogeorievsk Poland, composer (Kirov is With Us)
Apr 21 In the year 1881 jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist (Rocks of Oran)
Apr 22 In the year 1881 alexander Kerensky, Simbirsk, Russian PM (1917)
Apr 23 Claude Carter, South African slow lefty cricketer (1912-22) on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's opera "Patience" produced in London
Apr 23 The opera "Patience or Bunthorne's Bride" is produced (London) on this day in history.
Apr 25 250,000 Germans petition to bar foreign Jews from entering Germany in the year 1881.
Apr 25 In the year 1881 hans Windisch, German new testament expert
Apr 27 In the year 1881 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
Apr 27 Pogroms against Russian Jews start in Elisabethgrad in the year 1881.
Apr 28 In the year 1881 robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
May 01 In the year 1881 pierre Teilhard de Chardin, France, philosopher/paleontologist
May 02 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 in the year 1881.
May 03 Josip Jurcic, Slovic writer (Schone Vida), dies in the year 1881.
May 04 Aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917-Prelude to Bolshevism) in the year 1881.
May 05 On this day in history anit-Jewish rioting in Kiev Ukraine
May 08 Henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congolian monarch on this day in history.
May 10 Lighthouse on Ameland begins operation on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history bedrich Smetana's opera "Libusa," premieres in Prague
May 11 In the year 1881 henri-Frederic Amiel, Swiss/French writer (Journal Intime), dies at 59
May 11 On this day in history jan van Gilse, composer/resistance fighter (Frau Helga von Staveren)
May 12 France sign treaty of protection with Tunisia colony on this day in history.
May 12 Treaty of Bardo, Tunisia becomes a French protectorate in the year 1881.
May 12 In the year 1881 tunisia becomes a French protectorate
May 13 Ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer in the year 1881.
May 14 Ed Walsh, pitcher, lowest lifetime ERA (1.82) in the year 1881.
May 16 On this day in history 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 7th Kentucky Derby: Jim McLaughlin aboard Hindoo wins in 2:40 on this day in history.