Historical Events In 1881
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Oct 26 In the year 1881 shootout at the OK corral, in Tombstone, Az
Oct 29 Judge (U.S. magazine) first published on this day in history.
Oct 30 On this day in history lena Christ, writer
Oct 31 Metropolitan club plays its last game of its non-league season They win 80 of 151 games (18-43 versus NL teams) in the year 1881.
Nov 01 In the year 1881 jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris), dies at 22
Nov 02 Dutch New-Malthusiaanse Union forms on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1881 gena Branscombe, composer
Nov 05 On this day in history french government-Ferry resigns
Nov 09 In the year 1881 edwin Drake, Father of the oil industry, drilled the first oil well.
Nov 14 In the year 1881 charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination
Nov 14 In the year 1881 charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination
Nov 15 American Federation of Labor (AFL) founded (Pittsburgh) on this day in history.
Nov 15 On this day in history franklin P Adams, Chicago Ill, columnist (Information Please)
Nov 17 In the year 1881 thomas Fermor-Hesketh, English 1st baron of Hesketh Dutch/MP
Nov 18 In the year 1881 percy Lesueur, hockey player/inventor (large goalie glove)
Nov 19 In the year 1881 a meteorite lands near the village of Großliebenthal, southwest of Odessa, Ukraine.
Nov 25 John XXIII, [Angelo Roncalli], Bergamo Italy, 261st pope (1958-63) in the year 1881.
Nov 28 In the year 1881 stefan Zweig, Vienna Austria, poet/essayist/dramatist (Beware of Pity)
Dec 03 In the year 1881 henry M Stanley finds Leopoldville/Kinshasa
Dec 04 Erwin von Witzleben, German fieldmarshal (July 20th plot) in the year 1881.
Dec 04 On this day in history the first edition of the Los Angeles Times is published.
Dec 05 47th Congress (1881-83) convenes in the year 1881.
Dec 07 Julius FA Bahnsen, Ger philosopher (Tragic as Weltgesetz), dies at 51 on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history padraic Colum, Irish poet/novelist/poet (Collected Poems)
Dec 08 On this day in history vienna's Ring Theater destroyed by fire, kills between 640-850
Dec 13 In the year 1881 august Senoa, Croatian writer (Kletva [The Curse]), dies at 43
Dec 15 James Schneider, NY, actor (Keystone Kops) on this day in history.
Dec 17 Aubrey Faulkner, cricketer (great S Afr all-rounder early 20th cent) on this day in history.
Dec 17 Lewis H Morgan, US ethnologist (Iroquois-indians), dies at 62 in the year 1881.
Dec 19 Opera "Hérodiade" is produced (Brussels) on this day in history.
Dec 19 The opera "Herodiade" is produced (Brussels) in the year 1881.
Dec 20 On this day in history branch Rickey, baseball executive (Dodgers)
Dec 22 On this day in history enver Pasa, Istanbul Turkey, Turkish politician
Dec 24 On this day in history bronislaw Zygmunt Szulc, composer