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