Historical Events In 1871
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Sep 07 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed on this day in history.
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 On this day in history friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania
Sep 12 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history alma Kruger, Pittsburgh PA, actress (Made For Each Other)
Sep 17 Mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens on this day in history.
Sep 19 Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis) on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history 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.
Sep 21 Ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier in the year 1871.
Sep 23 Alexander N Afanasjev, Russian story teller, dies at 45 in the year 1871.
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 In the year 1871 philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78
Sep 28 In the year 1871 pietro Badoglio, Grazzano Monferrato, Italy, General/Libyan Governor (1928-33) and Prime Minister of Italy (1943-44)
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 In the year 1871 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 On this day in history stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard)
Oct 06 On this day in history fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour
Oct 07 In the year 1871 16-hour fire injures 30 of Chicago's 185 firefighters
Oct 08 A cow overturns a lantern in a barn, causing the 'Great Fire of Chicago' in the year 1871.
Oct 08 Gas explosion destroys Peshtigo, Wisconsin in the year 1871.
Oct 08 On this day in history great Fire kills 200, destroys over 4ýmiles (10 kmý) of Chicago buildings, and original Emancipation Proclamation
Oct 09 Gerrit Bolkestein, minister of Education (1939-4-) on this day in history.
Oct 09 The Great Chicago Fire runs out of fuel and burns out in the year 1871.
Oct 11 Great Chicago Fire is finally extinguished after 3 days, 300 killed in the year 1871.
Oct 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1871 great Britain annexes Griqualand South Africa
Oct 17 President Grant suspends writ of habeas corpus in the year 1871.
Oct 18 In the year 1871 louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Ghetto)