Historical Events In 1875
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
Jul 26 Carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology) in the year 1875.
Jul 30 In the year 1875 james William Tate, composer
Jul 31 On this day in history andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66
Jul 31 In the year 1875 harry Northrup, Paris France, actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door)
Aug 02 In the year 1875 1st roller skating rink opens (London)
Aug 04 Hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70 in the year 1875.
Aug 06 Marcel Labey, composer in the year 1875.
Aug 09 Albert William Ketelbey, Aston England, composer (Wonder Worker) on this day in history.
Aug 10 Karl (Theodor) Andree, German journalist (Globus), dies at 66 in the year 1875.
Aug 12 Ettore Panizza, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1875 society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl
Aug 15 Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, London, composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast) in the year 1875.
Aug 18 In the year 1875 johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam)
Aug 21 Maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo in the year 1875.
Aug 22 The Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands in the year 1875.
Aug 25 Matthew Webb becomes 1st to swim English Channel (21h 45m) in the year 1875.
Aug 25 Matthew Webb becomes first to swim English Channel (21h 45m) in the year 1875.
Aug 26 In the year 1875 john Buchan, Scotland, Gov-Gen of Canada/writer (Battle of Somme)
Aug 26 In the year 1875 the birth of John Buchan, Scottish author
Aug 31 Oskar Peschel, German geographer (Physicist Erdkunde), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1875 a murder conviction effectively forces the violent Irish anti-owner coal miners, the "Molly Maguires", to disband.
Sep 01 Edgar Rice Burroughs, US, sci-fi author (Tarzan of Apes, Mars Saga) on this day in history.
Sep 01 The birth of Edgar Rice Burroughs, American novelist in the year 1875.
Sep 03 In the year 1875 ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche, Volkswagen)
Sep 05 On this day in history napoleon "Larry" Lajoie, RI, hall of fame shortstop (.426 in 1901)
Sep 09 Lotta's Fountain (Kearny & Market) dedicated in the year 1875.
Sep 09 On this day in history lotta's Fountain (Kearny &Market) dedicated
Sep 10 In the year 1875 paul Scheinpflug, composer
Sep 11 In the year 1875 1st newspaper cartoon strip
Sep 11 First newspaper cartoon strip in the year 1875.
Sep 15 On this day in history jeanne-Louise Farrenc, composer, dies at 71
Sep 16 On this day in history james Cash Penney, department store founder (J C Penney)
Sep 17 In the year 1875 vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer