Historical Events In 1870
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Aug 17 Mrs Esther Morris becomes 1st woman magistrate (South Pass, Wyoming) in the year 1870.
Aug 17 The first ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington in the year 1870.
Aug 17 Western Australia is granted representative government in the year 1870.
Aug 18 On this day in history battle at Gravelotte Privat: Prussia beat France, 32,000 casualties
Aug 18 Felix Salm-Salm, Prussian/US prince/brig-general, dies in battle on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history bernard Baruch, financier/presidential adviser (Cold War)
Aug 24 In the year 1870 the Wolseley Expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion.
Aug 26 In the year 1870 aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [NS=Sept 7]
Aug 27 Amado Nervo, [Juan C Ruiz de Nervo], Mexican writer/poet in the year 1870.
Aug 31 On this day in history maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response)
Sep 01 On this day in history napoleon III captured at Sedan
Sep 01 Timotei Popovici, composer in the year 1870.
Sep 02 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Sep 02 Marie Ault, [Mary Cragg], Wigan England on this day in history.
Sep 02 Napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1870 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king
Sep 04 On this day in history friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)
Sep 06 In the year 1870 ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die
Sep 07 Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Pojedinok) [OS=Aug 26] in the year 1870.
Sep 08 Hermann Hans Wetzler, composer in the year 1870.
Sep 08 Neth & Engl sign "Koelietraktaat" Br-Indian contract work in Suriname in the year 1870.
Sep 10 Dutch Jurist Cooperation forms on this day in history.
Sep 11 Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46 in the year 1870.
Sep 15 Dutch 1st Chamber abolishes Capital punishment (20-18) on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1870 clark Wissler, anthropologist (American Indian)
Sep 19 In the year 1870 siege of Paris begins
Sep 20 In the year 1870 italian army under Victor Emmanuel II seizes Rome from the French
Sep 22 In the year 1870 arthur Willard Pryor, composer
Sep 23 John Lomax, Miss, folk song collector/ethnomusicologist in the year 1870.
Sep 24 On this day in history georges Claude, inventor (neon light)
Sep 26 Christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47) in the year 1870.
Sep 27 Henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history jean Perrin, France, physicist, studied Brownian motion (Nobel 1926)
Oct 01 In the year 1870 pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells)