Historical Events In 1879
Friday, 08 November 2019
Dec 21 Theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value) in the year 1879.
Dec 22 On this day in history ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 On this day in history armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1879 jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
Dec 26 On this day in history john Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres
Dec 27 Robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers) on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1879 the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 North British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot) in the year 1879.
Dec 29 In the year 1879 billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 30 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Edison gives first public demonstration of his incandescent lamp on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history the opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY)