Historical Events In 1879
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
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 In the year 1879 stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
Dec 26 In the year 1879 armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
Dec 26 On this day in history jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies
Dec 26 John Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture," premieres in the year 1879.
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 North British Railway's train falls as Firth bridge collapses (Scot) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Billy Mitchell, aviation hero Gen (WW I) in the year 1879.
Dec 30 In the year 1879 gilbert & Sullivan's "Pirates of Penzance," premieres
Dec 30 Sri Ramana Maharshi, Hindu philosopher/yogi (Maharshi Research Inst) on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history cornerstone laid for Iolani Palace (only royal palace in US)
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.