Historical Events In 1875
Saturday, 19 June 2021
Apr 01 The Times of London becomes the first newspaper to print a daily weather chart in the year 1875.
Apr 02 On this day in history walter Chrysler, Wamego, Kansas, founder of car company Chrysler
Apr 04 Jozef Szulc, composer in the year 1875.
Apr 07 In the year 1875 georg Herwegh, writer, dies at 57
Apr 08 On this day in history albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg, king of Belgium (1909-34)
Apr 10 Regina Saskatchewan the Northwest Mounted Police ordered to build a post on the site of the city of Calgary in the year 1875.
Apr 11 Heinrich Schwabe, discoverer (11-year sunspot cycle), dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, Dutch playwright/novelist (Poverty)
Apr 17 "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain in the year 1875.
Apr 24 Jeno Huszka, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1875 jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58
Apr 25 Latest date for measurable snow in NYC (3") on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1875 first scheduled train over the Prince Edward Island Railway from Charlottetown to Georgetown.
Apr 26 On this day in history syngman Rhee, South Korea, pres of South Korea (1948-60) [or Mar 26]
Apr 27 In the year 1875 andre Baillon, Belgian/French author (Un homme si simple)
May 01 On this day in history 238 members of "Whiskey Ring" accused of anti-US activities
May 04 In the year 1875 ramiro de Maeztu y Whitney, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine)
May 05 On this day in history jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71
May 06 William Daniel Leahy, Iowa, 5 star admiral/chief of staff (1949) on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1875 german SS Schiller sinks near Scilly Islands, 312 killed
May 11 In the year 1875 george "Charmer" Zettlein pitches the 1st 9 inning shutout
May 12 In the year 1875 1st recorded shutout in pro baseball, Chicago 1, St Louis 0
May 16 On this day in history quake in Venezuela & Colombia kills 16,000
May 17 1st Kentucky Derby: Oliver Lewis aboard Aristides wins in 2:37.75 in the year 1875.
May 17 In the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2 37 75 in the year 1875.
May 17 In the year 1875 in the first running of the Kentucky Derby today, Aristides wins in 2:37 75
May 18 On this day in history guido Alberto Fano, composer
May 20 Amalia, wife of King Otto of Greece, dies at 58 in the year 1875.
May 20 On this day in history international Bureau of Weights & Measures established by treaty
May 20 Intl Bureau of Weights & Measures forms by treaty in the year 1875.
May 23 On this day in history johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78
May 28 On this day in history 3rd Preakness: L Hughes aboard Tom Ochiltree wins in 2:43.5
May 31 On this day in history italo Montemezzi, composer
Jun 01 Ceremony of turning the first sod on the Canadian Pacific Railway on the left bank of the Kamistiquia River in the townsite of Fort William about four miles from the river's mouth in the year 1875.