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Historical Events In 1881

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

May 17   Frederick Douglass appointed recorder of deeds for Washington DC on this day in history.  

May 17   Revised version of New Testament in the year 1881.  

May 18   In the year 1881 georgi Atanasov, composer  

May 20   In the year 1881 wladyslaw Sikorski, premier Poland (WW II general)  

May 21   American Red Cross founded by Clara Barton in the year 1881.  

May 21   On this day in history uS Nation Lawn Tennis Association is formed  

May 23   On this day in history kit Carson, frontiersman, dies  

May 24   In the year 1881 canadian ferry Princess Victoria sinks near London Ontario, 200 die  

May 24   Mikulas Schneider-Trvavsky, composer on this day in history.  

May 24   On this day in history samuel Palmer, landscape painter, dies  

May 24   The Canadian ferry Princess Victoria sinks near London, Ontario, killing 200 passengers in the year 1881.  

May 25   On this day in history the birth of Bela Bartok, Hungarian composer  

May 27   On this day in history 9th Preakness: T Costello aboard Saunterer wins in 2:40.5  

May 27   Rudolf Pannwitz, German writer in the year 1881.  

May 29   In the year 1881 frederik Septimus Kelly, composer  

Jun 01   Bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange in the year 1881.  

Jun 02   Haarlem-Zandvoort Railway opens on this day in history.  

Jun 03   Japanese giant salamander, dies in Dutch zoo at 55; oldest amphibian on this day in history.  

Jun 04   In the year 1881 clara Blandick, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Romance, Tom Sawyer)  

Jun 06   On this day in history henry Vieuxtemps, Belgian composer, dies at 61  

Jun 07   In the year 1881 15th Belmont: T Costello aboard Saunterer wins in 2:47  

Jun 08   Prospero Bisquertt, composer on this day in history.  

Jun 12   On this day in history juan de Hernandez, composer  

Jun 13   The USS Jeannette is crushed in an Arctic Ocean ice pack on this day in history.  

Jun 14   Player piano patented by John McTammany Jr (Cambridge, Mass) on this day in history.  

Jun 14   Player piano patented by John McTammany, Jr, Cambridge, Mass on this day in history.  

Jun 16   Austria-Hungary & Serbia sign military treaty in the year 1881.  

Jun 18   On this day in history eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch labor leader  

Jun 19   On this day in history muhammad Ahmad becomes Mahdi of Sudan  

Jun 24   200 drown as train runs off bridge near Cuautla Mexico in the year 1881.  

Jun 29   In the year 1881 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Diuturnum illud  

Jun 30   On this day in history henry Highland Garnet, named minister to Liberia  

Jul 01   1st international telephone conversation, Calais, ME-St Stephen, NB in the year 1881.  

Jul 01   In the year 1881 first international telephone conversation, Calais, ME-St Stephen, NB  

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Famous Birthdays In 1881

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Carry van Bridges, [de Haan], Dutch author (Heleen, Eva) was born in the year 1881.  

Jan 01   Vajiravudh, King of Thailand (d. 1925) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Wilhelm Lehmbruck, German painter/poet/sculptor (Seated Youth) was born in the year 1881.  

Jan 05   Nikolay Andreyevich Roslavets, composer was born in the year 1881.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of henrik Shipstead, American politician (d. 1960)  

Jan 09   On this day in history birth of giovanni Papini, Italy, writer (Il Diavolo)  

Jan 09   Lascelles Abercrombie, English poet/critic (Revaluations) was born in the year 1881.  

Jan 09   Edouard Beaupré, horse lifter (d. 1904) was born in the year 1881.  

Famous Deaths In 1881

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of louis Auguste Blanqui, French political activist (b. 1805)  

Jan 21   On this day in history death of wilhelm Matthias Naeff, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1802)  

Jan 25   In the year 1881 death of konstantin Thon, Russian architect (b. 1794)  

Jan 30   In the year 1881 jaak Nikolaas Lemmens, Flemish composer, dies at 58  

Feb 02   In the year 1881 aleksej F Pisemski, Russian writer (Clodhopper), dies at 59  

Feb 05   On this day in history thomas Carlyle, historian/essayist, dies in London at 85  

Feb 06   Pieter Mijer, Gov-Gen of Neth Indies (1866-72), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Feb 07   Fredrik Cygnaeus, Finnish poet/literature critic, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

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