Historical Events In 1875
Tuesday, 16 August 2022
Nov 07 On this day in history verney Cameron is first European to cross equatorial Africa
Nov 10 Maude Eburne, Canada, actress (Ladies They Talk About, Guardsman) on this day in history.
Nov 13 Harvard-Yale game is 1st college football contest with uniforms in the year 1875.
Nov 13 National Bowling Association organized in NYC in the year 1875.
Nov 13 In the year 1875 rogelio del Villar, composer
Nov 14 In the year 1875 jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer: Conrad Pilater
Nov 16 Battle at Gundet: Ethiopian emperor Yohannes beats Egyptians in the year 1875.
Nov 17 Amer Theosophical Society founded by Mme Blavatsky & Col Olcott on this day in history.
Nov 17 Hilario Ascasubi, Argentina author (pampa, gauchos & indians), dies on this day in history.
Nov 19 Michael I Kalinin, Russian metal worker/head of state in the year 1875.
Nov 21 Friedrich A Lange, philosopher/socialist (Neo-Kantianism), dies at 67 in the year 1875.
Nov 22 Elizabeth Patterson, Savannah TN, actress (Climax, Tall Story) on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history financial difficulties force the ruler of Egypt to seel his shares in the Suez Canal to England and France giving them effective control of the waterway
Nov 27 Wladyslaw Orkan, [Szmaciarz-Smreczynsky], Pol author (Nowele Zebrane) in the year 1875.
Nov 28 On this day in history verney Cameroon reaches East Africa
Dec 02 In the year 1875 frank Reicher, Munich Germany, actor (King Kong, Son of Kong)
Dec 03 Bernhard Lichtenberg, German clergyman/antifascist on this day in history.
Dec 04 R M Rilke, writer in the year 1875.
Dec 04 On this day in history the birth of Edgar Wallace, English writer
Dec 04 William Marcy "Boss" Tweed (NYC-Tammany Hall) escapes from jail on this day in history.
Dec 05 Sir Arthur Currie, the first Canadian commander of the Canadian Corps in WW1 is born on this day in history.
Dec 06 44th Congress (1875-77) convenes on this day in history.
Dec 07 Natives Sons of the West organized on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1875 aleksandr Ostrovsky's "Volki i Ovsty," premieres in St Petersburg
Dec 09 On this day in history massachusetts Rifle Association "America's Oldest Active Gun Club" is founded.
Dec 10 On this day in history otogaki Rengetsu, zen nun/benefactress of Tessai, dies at about 84
Dec 12 In the year 1875 desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian
Dec 14 Dobri Khristov, composer in the year 1875.
Dec 15 Friedrich Niggli, composer in the year 1875.
Dec 17 Violent bread riots in Montreal on this day in history.
Dec 19 Carter G Woodson, New Canton Va, American historian (black studies) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history michail P Pogodin, Russian historian/writer (Povesti), dies at 75
Dec 20 In the year 1875 t F Powys, Wales, writer (Captain Patch, Goat Green)
Dec 22 In the year 1875 antoine Mariotte, composer