Historical Events In 1870
Saturday, 17 August 2019
Jul 15 In the year 1870 georgia becomes last confederate to be readmitted to US
Jul 15 In the year 1870 hudson's Bay & Northwest Territories transferred to Canada
Jul 15 Manitoba becomes 5th Canadian province & NW Territories created in the year 1870.
Jul 18 In the year 1870 emil Mlynarski, composer
Jul 18 Pontifical infalliability proclaimed on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1870 france declares war on Prussia; Franco-Prussian war begins
Jul 19 France declares war on Prussia; the Franco-Prussian war begins on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1870 vladimir D Nabokov, Russian jurist/minister of Justice (1918-19)
Jul 21 In the year 1870 josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42
Jul 22 On this day in history josef Strauss, composer, dies at 42
Jul 23 Emperor Napoleon III appoints Empress Eugenie as Regent of France in the year 1870.
Jul 24 In the year 1870 1st trans-US rail service begins
Jul 24 In the year 1870 fred Law Olmsted Jr, architect/landscaper
Jul 24 The first trans-US rail service begins on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1870 jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch vicar (Young Flanders)
Jul 27 In the year 1870 joseph Hilaire Pierre Belloc, England, author (Path to Rome)
Jul 28 On this day in history henri Jaspar, premier of Belgium (1927-31)
Jul 30 Staten Island ferry "Westfield" burns, killing 100 on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1870 tower Subway, the world's first underground tube railway, opens in London.
Aug 04 In the year 1870 british Red Cross Society forms
Aug 04 In the year 1870 harry Lauder, Scotland, comedian/singer (Roamin' in the Gloamin)
Aug 06 Battle at Spicheren: Prussia beats France in the year 1870.
Aug 06 On this day in history white conservatives suppresed black vote &captured Tenn legislature
Aug 07 In the year 1870 19 kittens, born to Tarawood Antigone (4 still born)
Aug 08 Magic (US) defeats Cambria (Engld) in 2nd running of America's Cup on this day in history.
Aug 11 Tom Richardson, legendary England cricket fast bowler (1893-98) on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1870 armed tug Palos becomes first U.S. Navy ship to transit Suez Canal
Aug 14 David [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies on this day in history.
Aug 15 Transcontinental Railway actually completed in the year 1870.
Aug 15 On this day in history transcontinental Railway actually completed in Colorado
Aug 16 Fred Goldsmith demonstrates curve ball isn't an optical illusion on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history ludvig Anton Edmund Passy, composer, dies at 80
Aug 17 On this day in history 1st ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington
Aug 17 Frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine on this day in history.