Historical Events In 1875
Monday, 15 August 2022
Jan 01 Charles Rist, French economist on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68
Jan 05 In the year 1875 cDR Edward Lull begins expedition to locate best ship canal route across Panama.
Jan 05 Charles Garnier's new Opera opens in Paris on this day in history.
Jan 05 President Grant sends federal troops to Vicksburg MS on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history thomas Hicks, English/US marathon runner: (Olympic-gold-1904)
Jan 11 Reinhold Gliere, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history kwang-su becomes emperor of China.
Jan 12 In the year 1875 marika Stiernstedt, Swedish author (Ulla Bella)
Jan 14 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954) on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1875 the birth of Albert Schweitzer, French medical missionary and Nobel Prize winner
Jan 18 In the year 1875 joseph Philbrick Webster, composer, dies at 55
Jan 21 In the year 1875 john Lindworsky, German jesuit/psychologist (Der Wille)
Jan 22 On this day in history bonifacius C de Jonge, governor (Dutch East Indies)
Jan 22 On this day in history the birth of D.W Griffith, American film director/producer
Jan 23 Charles Kingsley, English vicar/writer (Westward Ho!), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1875 camille Saint-Saëns' "Danse Macabre," premieres
Jan 25 On this day in history anti-slavery society formed in NY
Jan 25 In the year 1875 anti-slavery society forms (NY)
Jan 25 On this day in history leopold Jansa, composer, dies at 79
Jan 26 In the year 1875 electric dental drill is patented by George F Green
Jan 28 In the year 1875 julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer
Feb 01 In the year 1875 eddie Pola, composer (Lullabye of Broadway)
Feb 01 Fiji Measles outbreak in Fiji killing 40,000 people on this day in history.
Feb 01 William Sterndale Bennett, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history annette Kolb, German/French author (Small Fanfare)
Feb 03 On this day in history everhardus J Potgieter, writer (Liedekens van Bontekoe), dies at 66
Feb 04 Ludwig Prandtl, Germany, physicist (father of aerodynamics) in the year 1875.
Feb 04 In the year 1875 princess Louise marries Prince Philip von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha in Belg
Feb 04 In the year 1875 princess Louise marries Prince Philip von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha in Belgium
Feb 07 On this day in history erkki Gustav Melartin, composer
Feb 09 In the year 1875 sidney Hugo Nicholson, composer
Feb 11 Sara Wennerberg-Reuter, composer in the year 1875.
Feb 17 Luis NF Varela, Brazilian romantic poet, dies at 33 on this day in history.