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Historical Events In 1881

Tuesday, 17 September 2019

May 17   Frederick Douglass appointed recorder of deeds for Washington DC in the year 1881.  

May 17   On this day in history revised version of New Testament  

May 18   On this day in history georgi Atanasov, composer  

May 20   Wladyslaw Sikorski, premier Poland (WW II general) in the year 1881.  

May 21   American Red Cross founded by Clara Barton on this day in history.  

May 21   US Nation Lawn Tennis Association is formed in the year 1881.  

May 23   Kit Carson, frontiersman, dies on this day in history.  

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

May 24   On this day in history mikulas Schneider-Trvavsky, composer  

May 24   In the year 1881 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   The birth of Bela Bartok, Hungarian composer in the year 1881.  

May 27   In the year 1881 9th Preakness: T Costello aboard Saunterer wins in 2:40.5  

May 27   In the year 1881 rudolf Pannwitz, German writer  

May 29   Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer on this day in history.  

Jun 01   In the year 1881 bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange  

Jun 02   In the year 1881 haarlem-Zandvoort Railway opens  

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

Jun 04   Clara Blandick, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Romance, Tom Sawyer) in the year 1881.  

Jun 06   Henry Vieuxtemps, Belgian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

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

Jun 08   On this day in history prospero Bisquertt, composer  

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

Jun 13   In the year 1881 the USS Jeannette is crushed in an Arctic Ocean ice pack.  

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

Jun 14   On this day in history player piano patented by John McTammany, Jr, Cambridge, Mass  

Jun 16   On this day in history austria-Hungary & Serbia sign military treaty  

Jun 18   Eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch labor leader on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jun 29   Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Diuturnum illud on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jul 01   On this day in history 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   On this day in history birth of carry van Bridges, [de Haan], Dutch author (Heleen, Eva)  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of vajiravudh, King of Thailand (d. 1925)  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of wilhelm Lehmbruck, German painter/poet/sculptor (Seated Youth)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of nikolay Andreyevich Roslavets, composer  

Jan 08   Henrik Shipstead, American politician (d. 1960) was born in the year 1881.  

Jan 09   In the year 1881 birth of giovanni Papini, Italy, writer (Il Diavolo)  

Jan 09   On this day in history birth of lascelles Abercrombie, English poet/critic (Revaluations)  

Jan 09   In the year 1881 birth of edouard Beaupré, horse lifter (d. 1904)  

Famous Deaths In 1881

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1881 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   Konstantin Thon, Russian architect (b. 1794) died on this day in history.  

Jan 30   Jaak Nikolaas Lemmens, Flemish composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

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

Feb 05   Thomas Carlyle, historian/essayist, dies in London at 85 in the year 1881.  

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

Feb 07   Fredrik Cygnaeus, Finnish poet/literature critic, dies at 73 in the year 1881.  

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