Historical Events In 1868
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
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 In the year 1868 u of Calif founded (Oakland Calif)
Mar 23 On this day in history university of California founded (Oakland CA)
Mar 24 Metropolitan Life Insurance Co forms on this day in history.
Mar 25 Bill Lockwood, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1893-1902) on this day in history.
Mar 26 Fuad I, king of Egypt (1922-36) on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1868.
Mar 28 On this day in history james Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70
Mar 29 In the year 1868 ka'u District, Hawaii a 7.0 earthquake, the foreshock of the 7.9 earthquake on April 03, 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) in the year 1868.
Apr 01 Hampton Institute opens in the year 1868.
Apr 01 The birth of Edmond Rostand, French author on this day in history.
Apr 01 The Canadian Government fixes a uniform first class postal rate of three cents; establishes Post Office Savings Bank on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history eduard Jacobs, singer/pianist (Dutch cabaret)
Apr 03 On this day in history an Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave
Apr 03 In the year 1868 franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71
Apr 05 J F "Flooi" Du Toit, cricketer (one Test S Africa 1892) on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1868 brigham Young marries his 27th & final wife
Apr 06 In the year 1868 brigham Young marries his 27th &final wife
Apr 07 On this day in history 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.
Apr 08 On this day in history hampton Institute opens
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 George Arliss, London England, actor (Devil, Green Goddess) in the year 1868.
Apr 11 The Shogunate is abolished in Japan in the year 1868.
Apr 13 Abyssinian War ends as British and Indian troops capture Magdala in the year 1868.
Apr 13 John Blackwood McEwen, composer on this day in history.
Apr 13 Theodorus, [Kasa], emperor of Abyssinia, commits suicide on this day in history.