Historical Events In 1868
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Mar 21 1st US professional women's club, Sorosis, forms in NYC in the year 1868.
Mar 22 In the year 1868 hamish MacCunn, composer
Mar 23 U of Calif founded (Oakland Calif) in the year 1868.
Mar 23 On this day in history university of California founded (Oakland CA)
Mar 24 In the year 1868 metropolitan Life Insurance Co forms
Mar 25 In the year 1868 bill Lockwood, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1893-1902)
Mar 26 Fuad I, king of Egypt (1922-36) in the year 1868.
Mar 27 Patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You) on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history the Lake Ontario Shore Railroad Company is organized in Oswego, New York.
Mar 28 In the year 1868 cuno Amiet, Swiss painter
Mar 28 On this day in history death of the Earl of Cardigan, British general who led the ill-conceived Charge of the Light Brigade against the Russians during the Crimean War.
Mar 28 On this day in history james Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70
Mar 29 Ka'u District, Hawaii a 7.0 earthquake, the foreshock of the 7.9 earthquake on April 03, 1868 in the year 1868.
Mar 31 Chinese Embassy arrives aboard steamship China in the year 1868.
Mar 31 Karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist in the year 1868.
Apr 01 Edmond Rostand, France, poet/playwright (Cyrano de Bergerac) on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1868 hampton Institute opens
Apr 01 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author in the year 1868.
Apr 01 The Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank in the year 1868.
Apr 02 Eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret) on this day in history.
Apr 03 An Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave in the year 1868.
Apr 03 Franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71 in the year 1868.
Apr 05 On this day in history j F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892)
Apr 06 Brigham Young marries his 27th & final wife in the year 1868.
Apr 06 On this day in history brigham Young marries his 27th &final wife
Apr 07 Thomas D'Arcy McGee, one of the Canadian Fathers of Confederation is assassinated by the Irish, in one of the few Canadian political assassinations, and the only one of a federal politician in the year 1868.
Apr 08 Hampton Institute opens on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history 1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem"
Apr 10 On this day in history brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala
Apr 10 On this day in history george Arliss, London England, actor (Devil, Green Goddess)
Apr 11 The Shogunate is abolished in Japan in the year 1868.
Apr 13 In the year 1868 abyssinian War ends as British and Indian troops capture Magdala.
Apr 13 John Blackwood McEwen, composer in the year 1868.
Apr 13 Theodorus, [Kasa], emperor of Abyssinia, commits suicide in the year 1868.