Historical Events In 1868
Friday, 08 November 2019
Dec 02 1st British government of Disraeli resigns in the year 1868.
Dec 02 In the year 1868 francis Jammes, French poet/writer (Jammisme)
Dec 03 In the year 1868 trial of Jefferson Davis starts; 1st blacks on US trial jury
Dec 03 On this day in history trial of Jefferson Davis starts; first blacks on US trial jury
Dec 04 On this day in history richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter
Dec 05 1st American bicycle college opens (NY) in the year 1868.
Dec 07 Jesse James gang robs bank in Gallatin Missouri, kills 1 in the year 1868.
Dec 09 1st British govt of Gladstone forms in the year 1868.
Dec 09 Fritz Haber, German phycist-chemist (Nobel 1919) on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history louis Victor Saar, composer
Dec 10 On this day in history the first traffic lights are installed outside the Palace of Westminster in London. Resembling railway signals, they use semaphore arms and are illuminated at night by red and green gas lamps.
Dec 11 In the year 1868 ernst Henrik Ellberg, composer
Dec 14 Richard Batka, composer in the year 1868.
Dec 15 Shogunate rebels found Ezo Republic in HokkaidĹŤ in the year 1868.
Dec 20 In the year 1868 harvey S Firestone, Industrialist, where the rubber meets the road
Dec 22 In the year 1868 john Nance Garner, Texas, (VP-D-1933-41)
Dec 24 In the year 1868 emanuel Lasker, Germany, world chess champion (1894-21)
Dec 25 On this day in history despite bitter opposition, Pres A Johnson grants unconditional pardon to all persons involved in Southern rebellion (Civil War)
Dec 25 Despite bitter opposition, President A Johnson grants unconditional pardon to all persons involved in the Southern rebellion (the Civil War) on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1868 eugenie Besserer, Watertown NY, actress (Jazz Singer)
Dec 25 Linus Yale, developer of cylinder lock, dies in the year 1868.
Dec 28 Marie van Regteren Altena, Dutch painter (Amsterdam's Joffers) in the year 1868.