Historical Events In 1873
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Apr 01 In the year 1873 the birth of Sergei Rachmaninov, Russian composer
Apr 08 Alfred Paraf of New York City patented the first successful oleomargarine in the year 1873.
Apr 08 In the year 1873 british White Star steamship Atlantic sinks off Nova Scotia, 547 die
Apr 13 Carlo Coccia, composer, dies at 90 in the year 1873.
Apr 13 On this day in history colfax Massacre in Grant Parish Louisiana (60 blacks killed)
Apr 13 On this day in history theodore Morse, composer
Apr 14 Viktor Joseph Keldorfer, composer in the year 1873.
Apr 17 In the year 1873 semyon Stepanovich Gulak-Artemovsky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 18 Jean Roger-Ducasse, composer on this day in history.
Apr 18 Justus Freiherr von Liebig, German chemist, dies at 69 in the year 1873.
Apr 19 In the year 1873 sydney Barnes, cricketer (probably England's greatest bowler)
Apr 22 On this day in history ellen Anderson Glasgow, US, novelist (Ancient Law, Pulitzer-1942)
Apr 24 Theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian general/president in the year 1873.
Apr 25 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1873 otto zur Linde, German author (Charon)
Apr 27 In the year 1873 harry M O'Connor, Chicago IL, actor (Stranger than Fiction)
Apr 28 In the year 1873 a Manzoni, writer, dies at 88
Apr 28 On this day in history harold Bauer, English/US pianist (Beethoven-Association)
Apr 29 In the year 1873 alida J M Tartaud-Klein, actress/stage star (Rotterdam Stage)
May 01 On this day in history 1st US postal card issued
May 01 David Livingstone, British physician/explorer (Africa), dies at 60 in the year 1873.
May 01 In the year 1873 emperor Franz Jozef opens 5th World's Fair in Wien (Vienna)
May 01 In the year 1873 the first US postal card issued
May 03 Nikolay N Tcherepnin, St Petersburg, composer of ballets, songs [OS] in the year 1873.
May 07 In the year 1873 clarence Dickinson, composer
May 07 On this day in history uS marines attack Panama
May 08 On this day in history henry Leveson-Gower, cricketer (England capt 1909-10 later official)
May 08 John Stuart Mill, great Empiricist philosopher, dies at 66 in the year 1873.
May 09 On this day in history der Krach: Vienna stock market crash heralds the Long Depression.
May 09 In the year 1873 howard Carter, British archaeologist (found King Tutankhamen's tomb)
May 09 On this day in history the birth of Howard Carter, English egyptologist
May 10 Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor in the year 1873.
May 12 Oscar II of Sweden-Norway is crowned King of Sweden on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history kaspar Masek, composer, dies at 79