Historical Events In 1877
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Jan 01 England's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India on this day in history.
Jan 02 Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906) in the year 1877.
Jan 04 Cornelius Vanderbilt, US robber baron, dies at 82 in the year 1877.
Jan 04 Cornerlius Vanderbilt, millionaire entrepreneur and the richest man in the world at the time of his death, dies in the year 1877.
Jan 04 Gibson Gowland, England, actor (Blind Husbands, Phantom of the Opera) in the year 1877.
Jan 07 Johannes F Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer (1 great dog) in the year 1877.
Jan 08 Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain (Montana Territory) in the year 1877.
Jan 10 On this day in history frederick Gardner Cottrell, inventor (elecrostatic precipitator)
Jan 11 Pietro Romani, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1877 lewis M Terman, Ind, psychologist (developed Stanford-Binet IQ test)
Jan 15 US Assay Office in Helena, Montana opens in the year 1877.
Jan 16 Color organ (for light shows) patented, by Bainbridge Bishop in the year 1877.
Jan 17 In the year 1877 hans Jelmoli, composer
Jan 18 On this day in history samuel Zemurray, U.S. businessman (d.1961)
Jan 19 On this day in history charles Coburn, Savannah Ga, actor (Devil & Miss Jones)
Jan 20 On this day in history ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
Jan 22 Arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1877 hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics
Jan 25 Congress determines presidential election between Hayes-Tilden in the year 1877.
Jan 26 Kees van Dongen, Netherland, French painter on this day in history.
Jan 30 Storm flood ravages Dutch coastal provinces on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1877 max Ettlinger, German philosopher
Feb 01 In the year 1877 joseph-Leon Gatayes, composer, dies at 71
Feb 01 On this day in history thomas Frederick Dunhill, composer
Feb 03 In the year 1877 the piano piece 'chopsticks' is copyrighted
Feb 07 1st Guernsey Cattle Club organizes (NYC) in the year 1877.
Feb 07 Feliks Nowowiejski, composer in the year 1877.
Feb 09 On this day in history uS weather service established
Feb 12 In the year 1877 1st news dispatch by telephone, between Boston & Salem, Mass
Feb 12 On this day in history american railroad workers strike against wage reduction
Feb 12 First news dispatch by telephone, between Boston &Salem MA on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1877 jazeps Medins, composer
Feb 17 Henri Vandeputte, Belgian author/poet (L'homme Jeune) on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1877 betsy Ranucci-Beckmann, [Theodora], Dutch author/actress (Dead Water)