Historical Events In 1876
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Jul 15 On this day in history aleksander Fredro, Polish comedy writer (Zemstra), dies at 82
Jul 15 Baseball's 1st no-hitter, St Louis' George W Bradley no-hits Hartford in the year 1876.
Jul 17 On this day in history maxim M Litvinov, [Meyer H Wallach], Russian diplomat
Jul 20 On this day in history 1st US intercollegiate track meet held, Saratoga, NY; Princeton wins
Jul 23 William Gillies Whittaker, composer in the year 1876.
Jul 24 Thomas Molleson Mudie, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1876.
Jul 26 Ernest Schelling, Belvidere NJ, composer/conductor (Victory Ball) in the year 1876.
Jul 29 Maria Ouspenskaya, Tula Russia, actress (Waterloo Bridge) in the year 1876.
Jul 31 In the year 1876 uS Coast Guard officers' training school established (New Bedford MA)
Aug 01 Colorado becomes 38th state in the year 1876.
Aug 01 On this day in history wild Bill Hickok shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's
Aug 02 Wild Bill Hickok draws the Dead Man's Hand - a pair of aces and a pair of eights, when he was shot in the year 1876.
Aug 02 Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's in the year 1876.
Aug 05 Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history mata Hari, [Margaretha G Zelle], dancer/courtesan/spy (WW I)
Aug 07 On this day in history the birth of Mata Hari, Dutch born dancer and spy
Aug 08 Dan O'Leacy completes 500 mile walk in 139h32m in the year 1876.
Aug 08 In the year 1876 thomas Edison patents mimeograph
Aug 10 In the year 1876 1st phone call between Brantford & Paris, Canada
Aug 12 On this day in history madeline (US) beats Countess Dufferin (Canada) in 4th America's Cup
Aug 12 In the year 1876 mary Roberts Rinehart, mystery writer (Miss Pinkerton)
Aug 12 Off Newport Rhode Island, the US yacht Madeleine beats the Countess Dufferin from Toronto in two straight heats in the 4th America's Cup on this day in history.
Aug 13 Reciprocity Treaty between US & Hawaii ratified in the year 1876.
Aug 14 In the year 1876 alexander I Obrenovic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1922-34)
Aug 14 Prairie View State University forms on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1876 aleksandar Belic, Serb linguist
Aug 15 US law removes Indians from Black Hills after gold find in the year 1876.
Aug 16 In the year 1876 opera "Siegfried" premieres in Bayreuth
Aug 16 The opera "Siegfried" is produced (Bayreuth) in the year 1876.
Aug 17 Eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33) in the year 1876.
Aug 17 Opera "Götterdämmerung" premieres in Bayreuth on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history george Smith, English assyriologist (script), dies at 36
Aug 24 In the year 1876 riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
Aug 29 Charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter) on this day in history.