Historical Events In 1867
Monday, 17 June 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles)
Jan 06 In the year 1867 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 on this day in history.
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 Leo Tolstoy's "Smert Ioonna Groznogo," premieres in St Petersburg on this day in history.
Jan 12 Victor Cousin, French philosopher/minister of Education, dies at 74 in the year 1867.
Jan 21 On this day in history james Marcus, New York, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail)
Jan 23 In the year 1867 herbert Bedford, composer
Jan 27 In the year 1867 claude Antoine Terrasse, composer
Jan 29 On this day in history the birth of Vicente Blasco Ibanez, Spanish writer
Jan 29 On this day in history vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Spain, writer (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse)
Jan 31 On this day in history maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board of a French ship for Algeria
Feb 01 Bricklayers start working 8-hour days on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1867 prince Mutsuhito, 14, becomes Emperor Meiji of Japan (1867-1912)
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 in the year 1867.
Feb 06 Peabody Fund forms to promote Black education in South on this day in history.
Feb 07 Laura Ingalls Wilder, Wisc, kid book author (Little House on Prarie) on this day in history.
Feb 08 The Ausgleich results in the establishment of the Dual Monarchy of Austria-Hungary in the year 1867.
Feb 09 On this day in history edward Naylor, composer
Feb 09 On this day in history nebraska becomes 37th US state
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 Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co issues 1st policy on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1867 hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company issues first policy
Feb 17 1st ship passes through Suez Canal in the year 1867.
Feb 17 William Cadbury, England, chocolate manufacturer (Cadbury) on this day in history.
Feb 21 Otto Hermann Kahn, Banker, organized Metropolitan Opera Co in the year 1867.
Feb 23 On this day in history george Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 90