Historical Events In 1875
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jul 19 On this day in history emma Abbott, a floating hospital for sick kids, makes trial trip, NYC
Jul 23 In the year 1875 isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
Jul 26 In the year 1875 carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology)
Jul 30 James William Tate, composer on this day in history.
Jul 31 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 in the year 1875.
Jul 31 Harry Northrup, Paris France, actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1875 marcel Labey, composer
Aug 09 On this day in history albert William Ketelbey, Aston England, composer (Wonder Worker)
Aug 10 Karl (Theodor) Andree, German journalist (Globus), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1875 ettore Panizza, composer
Aug 14 Society of Regte Afrikaanders establishes in Paarl in the year 1875.
Aug 15 In the year 1875 samuel Coleridge-Taylor, London, composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast)
Aug 18 Johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam) on this day in history.
Aug 21 Maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo in the year 1875.
Aug 22 On this day in history the Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands.
Aug 25 On this day in history matthew Webb becomes 1st to swim English Channel (21h 45m)
Aug 25 Matthew Webb becomes first to swim English Channel (21h 45m) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history john Buchan, Scotland, Gov-Gen of Canada/writer (Battle of Somme)
Aug 26 The birth of John Buchan, Scottish author in the year 1875.
Aug 31 In the year 1875 oskar Peschel, German geographer (Physicist Erdkunde), dies at 49
Sep 01 A murder conviction effectively forces the violent Irish anti-owner coal miners, the "Molly Maguires", to disband in the year 1875.
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 Ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche, Volkswagen) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Napoleon "Larry" Lajoie, RI, hall of fame shortstop (.426 in 1901) on this day in history.
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 Paul Scheinpflug, composer on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history 1st newspaper cartoon strip
Sep 11 First newspaper cartoon strip in the year 1875.
Sep 15 Jeanne-Louise Farrenc, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 16 James Cash Penney, department store founder (J C Penney) on this day in history.