Historical Events In 1876
Saturday, 27 November 2021
May 07 In the year 1876 franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69
May 08 Truganini, last originating Tasmanian, dies in the year 1876.
May 10 In the year 1876 centennial Fair opens in Philadelphia
May 10 Ivan Cankar, Slavs author (Hlapec Jernej-Njegova Pravica) in the year 1876.
May 12 On this day in history harold, grandson of English queen Victoria
May 12 In the year 1876 henri A Esquiros, French poet (Evangile du peuple), dies at 63
May 13 On this day in history amersfoort-Zutphen railway opens
May 13 Raoul Laparra, composer on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1876 2nd Kentucky Derby: Bobby Swim aboard Vagrant wins in 2:38.25
May 17 On this day in history 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Fort Lincoln
May 17 7th US Cavalry under Custer leaves Ft Lincoln on this day in history.
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 Harold, grandson of English queen Victoria, dies at 8 days old on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1876 john Owen Jones, composer
May 23 1st NL no-hitter (Joe Borden, Boston) in the year 1876.
May 24 Henry Kingsley, English/Australian writer, dies at 46 in the year 1876.
May 25 On this day in history 1st tie in NL history (Athletics & Louisville, 2-2 in 14)
May 26 In the year 1876 frantisek Palacky, Czech historian/MP, dies at 77
May 26 HMS Challenger returns from 128,000-km oceanographic exploration on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history jack Root, boxing's 1st light heavyweight champion
May 27 On this day in history joseph Bosworth, lexicographer/scholar, dies
May 30 On this day in history ottoman sultan Abd-ul-Aziz is deposed and succeeded by his nephew Murat V.
Jun 01 On this day in history christo Botew, writer, dies
Jun 02 Hakon Borresen, composer in the year 1876.
Jun 02 Hristo Botev, a national revolutionary of Bulgaria, is killed in Stara Planina on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1876 lacrosse introduced in Britain & Canada
Jun 04 In the year 1876 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.
Jun 04 Robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9) in the year 1876.
Jun 05 Bananas become popular in US, at Centennial Exposition in Phila in the year 1876.
Jun 07 In the year 1876 george Sand, writer, dies at 71
Jun 08 George Sand, French author (Indiana, Consuelo), dies at 71 in the year 1876.
Jun 10 10th Belmont: William Donohue aboard Algerine wins in 2:40.5 in the year 1876.
Jun 11 On this day in history alfred L Kroeber, Hoboken NJ, author (Anthropologist looks at History)