Historical Events In 1879
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Dec 21 On this day in history theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 On this day in history ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 On this day in history stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
Dec 26 On this day in history armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
Dec 26 Jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies in the year 1879.
Dec 26 In the year 1879 john Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres
Dec 27 Robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers) in the year 1879.
Dec 27 The birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor in the year 1879.
Dec 28 In the year 1879 north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
Dec 29 In the year 1879 billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I)
Dec 30 Gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres in the year 1879.
Dec 30 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) in the year 1879.
Dec 31 Cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US) in the year 1879.
Dec 31 On this day in history edison gives first public demonstration of his incandescent lamp
Dec 31 The opera "The Pirates of Penzance" is produced (New York NY) on this day in history.