Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Dec 21 In the year 1879 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 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer on this day in history.
Dec 26 On this day in history jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
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 In the year 1879 the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 On this day in history north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
Dec 29 Billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I) in the year 1879.
Dec 30 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
Dec 30 In the year 1879 sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst)
Dec 31 On this day in history cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US)
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) in the year 1879.