Historical Events In 1868
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Aug 13 In the year 1868 in Peru and Bolivia a 8.5 earthquake killed 25,000 caused extreme damage and a tsunami
Aug 13 In the year 1868 quakes kill 25,000 & causes $300 million damages (Peru & Ecuador)
Aug 14 In the year 1868 leone Sinigaglia, composer
Aug 16 Bernard MacFadden, publisher (Physical Culture, True Romances) on this day in history.
Aug 18 Pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse on this day in history.
Aug 25 Costache Negruzzi, Romanian author/poet, dies at about 60 on this day in history.
Aug 25 Nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter on this day in history.
Aug 27 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1868.
Sep 08 NY Athletic Club formed in the year 1868.
Sep 08 In the year 1868 nY Athletic Club forms
Sep 09 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain) on this day in history.
Sep 10 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 14 Golf's 1st recorded hole-in-one (Tom Morris at Prestwick's 8th hole) in the year 1868.
Sep 15 On this day in history dirk B Nanninga, Dutch painter
Sep 17 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Race riots in New Orleans La in the year 1868.
Sep 23 Grito de Lares proclaims Puerto Rico's independence (crushed by Spain) in the year 1868.
Sep 25 The Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia on this day in history.
Sep 26 Henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer on this day in history.
Sep 27 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies in the year 1868.
Sep 28 On this day in history battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to France
Sep 28 Opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed) in the year 1868.
Sep 28 On this day in history thomas Carmichael Hindman, attorney/Confederate gen-mjr, shot at 40
Sep 30 In the year 1868 spain's Queen Isabella is deposed, flees to France
Oct 01 1st edition of Maasbode published in the year 1868.
Oct 01 In the year 1868 rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63
Oct 04 Marcelo Torcuato the Alvear, president of Argentina (1922-28) on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1868 leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer, dies at 51
Oct 07 In the year 1868 cornell University (Ithaca NY) opens
Oct 07 Fred H Hovey, tennis champ (US Open-1895) in the year 1868.
Oct 08 On this day in history max Slevogt, German painter
Oct 10 1st written account of a Canadian football game on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history cuba revolts for independence against Spain
Oct 10 On this day in history declaration of the plan of Yara in Cuba