Historical Events In 1867
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 01 Charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles) on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history georges Martin Witkowski, composer
Jan 07 On this day in history private Timothy O'Hea is awarded the Victoria Cross for his bravery in 1866, protecting the lives of 800 emigrants on a Grand Trunk train menaced by a fire in a boxcar carrying explosives. This is the only VC awarded for a brave deed not done in the face of the enemy
Jan 08 Emily Green Balch, US, sociologist/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1946) on this day in history.
Jan 08 Legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite Pres Johnson's veto in the year 1867.
Jan 08 On this day in history legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite President Johnson's veto
Jan 09 On this day in history jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth)
Jan 11 On this day in history benito Juárez becomes the Mexican president again.
Jan 12 Leo Tolstoy's "Smert Ioonna Groznogo," premieres in St Petersburg in the year 1867.
Jan 12 On this day in history victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education, dies at 74
Jan 21 In the year 1867 james Marcus, New York, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail)
Jan 23 Herbert Bedford, composer in the year 1867.
Jan 27 In the year 1867 claude Antoine Terrasse, composer
Jan 29 The birth of Vicente Blasco Ibanez, Spanish writer in the year 1867.
Jan 29 Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Spain, writer (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse) on this day in history.
Jan 31 Maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board of a French ship for Algeria in the year 1867.
Feb 01 Bricklayers start working 8-hour days on this day in history.
Feb 03 Prince Mutsuhito, 14, becomes Emperor Meiji of Japan (1867-1912) in the year 1867.
Feb 05 Casper A Lingbeek, vicar/Dutch MP (HSP, 1925..37) on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history salomon Munk, published Arabic edition of Maimounides, dies
Feb 06 Peabody Fund forms to promote Black education in South in the year 1867.
Feb 07 Laura Ingalls Wilder, Wisc, kid book author (Little House on Prarie) in the year 1867.
Feb 08 On this day in history the Ausgleich results in the establishment of the Dual Monarchy of Austria-Hungary.
Feb 09 Edward Naylor, composer on this day in history.
Feb 09 Nebraska becomes 37th US state in the year 1867.
Feb 11 On this day in history august W Messer, German philosopher/educator/psychologist
Feb 12 On this day in history hedwig Courths-Mahler, German author (Warbride) [or Febr 18]
Feb 13 Johann Strauss' "Blue Danube" waltz premieres in Vienna on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1867 hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co issues 1st policy
Feb 14 On this day in history hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company issues first policy
Feb 17 In the year 1867 1st ship passes through Suez Canal
Feb 17 On this day in history william Cadbury, England, chocolate manufacturer (Cadbury)
Feb 21 Otto Hermann Kahn, Banker, organized Metropolitan Opera Co on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1867 george Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 90