Historical Events In 1867
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles)
Jan 06 Georges Martin Witkowski, composer on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1867 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 On this day in history legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite Pres Johnson's veto
Jan 08 On this day in history legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite President Johnson's veto
Jan 09 Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth) on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1867 benito Juárez becomes the Mexican president again.
Jan 12 On this day in history leo Tolstoy's "Smert Ioonna Groznogo," premieres in St Petersburg
Jan 12 Victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education, dies at 74 in the year 1867.
Jan 21 James Marcus, New York, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail) in the year 1867.
Jan 23 In the year 1867 herbert Bedford, composer
Jan 27 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer in the year 1867.
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 In the year 1867 maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board of a French ship for Algeria
Feb 01 In the year 1867 bricklayers start working 8-hour days
Feb 03 Prince Mutsuhito, 14, becomes Emperor Meiji of Japan (1867-1912) on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1867 casper A Lingbeek, vicar/Dutch MP (HSP, 1925..37)
Feb 05 Salomon Munk, published Arabic edition of Maimounides, dies on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history peabody Fund forms to promote Black education in South
Feb 07 On this day in history laura Ingalls Wilder, Wisc, kid book author (Little House on Prarie)
Feb 08 In the year 1867 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 on this day in history.
Feb 11 August W Messer, German philosopher/educator/psychologist on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1867 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 Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co issues 1st policy in the year 1867.
Feb 14 On this day in history hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company issues first policy
Feb 17 1st ship passes through Suez Canal on this day in history.
Feb 17 William Cadbury, England, chocolate manufacturer (Cadbury) on this day in history.
Feb 21 Otto Hermann Kahn, Banker, organized Metropolitan Opera Co on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history george Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 90