Historical Events In 1876
Monday, 24 June 2019
May 07 Franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69 on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history truganini, last originating Tasmanian, dies
May 10 Centennial Fair opens in Philadelphia in the year 1876.
May 10 On this day in history ivan Cankar, Slavs author (Hlapec Jernej-Njegova Pravica)
May 12 Harold, grandson of English queen Victoria in the year 1876.
May 12 On this day in history henri A Esquiros, French poet (Evangile du peuple), dies at 63
May 13 Amersfoort-Zutphen railway opens on this day in history.
May 13 Raoul Laparra, composer in the year 1876.
May 15 In the year 1876 2nd Kentucky Derby: Bobby Swim aboard Vagrant wins in 2:38.25
May 17 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Fort Lincoln on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Ft Lincoln
May 17 In the year 1876 alban Collignon, Belgian sport journalist
May 19 Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history harold, grandson of English queen Victoria, dies at 8 days old
May 20 John Owen Jones, composer in the year 1876.
May 23 1st NL no-hitter (Joe Borden, Boston) on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history henry Kingsley, English/Australian writer, dies at 46
May 25 On this day in history 1st tie in NL history (Athletics & Louisville, 2-2 in 14)
May 26 Frantisek Palacky, Czech historian/MP, dies at 77 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1876 hMS Challenger returns from 128,000-km oceanographic exploration
May 26 Jack Root, boxing's 1st light heavyweight champion in the year 1876.
May 27 Joseph Bosworth, lexicographer/scholar, dies in the year 1876.
May 30 Ottoman sultan Abd-ul-Aziz is deposed and succeeded by his nephew Murat V on this day in history.
Jun 01 Christo Botew, writer, dies on this day in history.
Jun 02 Hakon Borresen, composer on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1876 hristo Botev, a national revolutionary of Bulgaria, is killed in Stara Planina
Jun 03 In the year 1876 lacrosse introduced in Britain & Canada
Jun 04 An express train called the Transcontinental Express arrives in San Francisco, California, via the First Transcontinental Railroad only 83 hours and 39 minutes after having left New York City on this day in history.
Jun 04 Robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9) on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1876 bananas become popular in US, at Centennial Exposition in Phila
Jun 07 George Sand, writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1876 george Sand, French author (Indiana, Consuelo), dies at 71
Jun 10 In the year 1876 10th Belmont: William Donohue aboard Algerine wins in 2:40.5
Jun 11 Alfred L Kroeber, Hoboken NJ, author (Anthropologist looks at History) on this day in history.