Historical Events In 1874
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Jan 01 Hugo Leichtentritt, composer on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history new York City annexes the Bronx
Jan 04 Josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael) on this day in history.
Jan 05 Joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944) in the year 1874.
Jan 05 In the year 1874 the city of Winnipeg holds first civic election. Only 304 voters were registered, but 331 ballots are cast. go figure
Jan 13 Battle between jobless & police in NYC, 100s injuried in the year 1874.
Jan 13 In the year 1874 battle between jobless &police in New York City NY, 100s injured
Jan 13 On this day in history imperial Russian Government issues second decree which amended the one of June 4, 1871. The second decree instituted compulsory military conscription for the German colonists. These two decrees impelled thousands of German Russians to immigrate to North and South America.
Jan 13 Jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin in the year 1874.
Jan 13 US troops land in Honolulu to protect the king in the year 1874.
Jan 14 On this day in history i D Shadd elected Speaker of lower house of Miss legislature
Jan 14 Thornton Waldo Burgess, author (Peter Rabbit) in the year 1874.
Jan 16 On this day in history robert Service, England, Canadian poet (Cremation of Sam McGee)
Jan 17 Armed Democrats seize Texas government ending Radical Reconstruction in the year 1874.
Jan 17 On this day in history armed Democrats seize Texas govt ending Radical Reconstruction
Jan 17 Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75
Jan 21 Franz Grillparzer's "Libussa," premieres in Vienna in the year 1874.
Jan 22 On this day in history liberal Alexander Mackenzie 1822-1892 defeats John A. Macdonald in the second Canadian general election, 138 seats to 67
Jan 22 On this day in history louis Riel 1844-1885 elected as the member of Parliament for Provencher in Manitoba. He will be prevented from taking his seat by a warrant for his arrest sworn in Ontario, for the murder of Thomas Scott.
Jan 22 In the year 1874 wincenty Witoz, Galicia, PM of Poland (1920-21, 1923, 1926)
Jan 24 In the year 1874 arthur Schomburg (Arturo Alfonso), Puerto Rico, archivist of African American history and culture
Jan 24 Gen J van Swieten conquerors Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die in the year 1874.
Jan 24 In the year 1874 general J van Swieten conquers Kraton Atjeh, after 1000's die
Jan 24 Mussorgsky's opera "Boris Godunov," premieres in St Petersburg Russia on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history hewlett Johnson, [Red Dean of Canterbury], English bishop
Jan 29 In the year 1874 john David Rockefeller Jr, Cleveland Ohio, philanthropist
Jan 31 In the year 1874 jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill MO
Jan 31 Jesse James gang robs train at Gads Hill, Missouri in the year 1874.
Feb 01 On this day in history hugo von Hofmannsthal, Austria, poet/dramatist/essayist
Feb 03 On this day in history franklyn Dyall, Liverpool England, actor (Easy Virtue)
Feb 06 Milton Bennett Medary, US, architect (Washington Chapel) on this day in history.
Feb 08 David F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 09 Amy Lowell, US poet/critic (Patterns, Sword Blades & Poppy Seed) on this day in history.