Historical Events In 1871
Monday, 02 August 2021
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed in the year 1871.
Sep 07 Cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns in the year 1871.
Sep 08 In the year 1871 etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
Sep 12 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania on this day in history.
Sep 12 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1871 alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other)
Sep 17 In the year 1871 mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
Sep 19 On this day in history fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis)
Sep 20 Bishop John Coleridge Patteson martyred on the island of Nukapu, a Polynesian outlier island now in the Temotu province of the Solomon Islands. He was the first bishop of Melanesia in the year 1871.
Sep 21 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier on this day in history.
Sep 23 Alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history frantisek Kupka, Czech writer
Sep 25 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies in the year 1871.
Sep 26 On this day in history philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78
Sep 28 Pietro Badoglio, Grazzano Monferrato, Italy, General/Libyan Governor (1928-33) and Prime Minister of Italy (1943-44) on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history john Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet)
Oct 01 General Dutch Werkliedenverbond (ANWV), forms in Utrecht in the year 1871.
Oct 02 On this day in history brigham Young, mormon leader, arrest for bigamy
Oct 02 In the year 1871 cordell Hull, US Sec of State (1933-44), lowered tariffs (Nobel 1945)
Oct 03 Stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard) in the year 1871.
Oct 06 Fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour in the year 1871.
Oct 07 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters in the year 1871.
Oct 08 On this day in history a cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago'
Oct 08 Gas explosion destroys Peshtigo, Wisconsin on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1871 great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4ýmiles (10 kmý) of Chicago buildings, and original Emancipation Proclamation
Oct 09 On this day in history gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-)
Oct 09 On this day in history the Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out.
Oct 11 On this day in history great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed
Oct 12 In the year 1871 pres Grant condemns Ku Klux Klan
Oct 13 The Delphic Fraternity is founded as the Delphic Society at the State Normal School in Geneseo, New York in the year 1871.
Oct 14 Alexander von Zemlinsky, Vienna Austria, composer (Schneeman) in the year 1871.
Oct 17 On this day in history great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 President Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus in the year 1871.
Oct 18 On this day in history louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)