Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Dec 21 On this day in history theodore Limperg, business economist (substitute value)
Dec 22 In the year 1879 ralph Hawtrey, Buckinghamshire England, economist (multiplier)
Dec 24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer on this day in history.
Dec 26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer in the year 1879.
Dec 26 Jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies on this day in history.
Dec 26 John Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1879 robert Greig, Australia, actor (Horse Feathers)
Dec 27 In the year 1879 the birth of Sydney Greenstreet, American actor
Dec 28 In the year 1879 north British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot)
Dec 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1879 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.