Historical Events In 1879
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Sep 28 Sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route in the year 1879.
Sep 28 On this day in history sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 29 In the year 1879 joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer
Sep 29 NL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players in the year 1879.
Sep 30 Ernst Isler, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 01 Cincinnati Enquirer publishes 1st report on baseball reserve clause in the year 1879.
Oct 02 In the year 1879 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Musgrave Ritual" (BG)
Oct 02 In the year 1879 start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Musgrave Ritual" (BG)
Oct 02 In the year 1879 wallace Stevens, Reading Pa, poet (Ideas of Order)
Oct 05 Halfdan Cleve, composer on this day in history.
Oct 07 Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant in the year 1879.
Oct 07 Joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr in the year 1879.
Oct 08 War of the Pacific: the Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1879 british troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan
Oct 13 In the year 1879 peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie)
Oct 14 On this day in history f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 In the year 1879 jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
Oct 18 On this day in history grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer
Oct 19 In the year 1879 afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign
Oct 21 On this day in history marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
Oct 21 Thomas Edison invents the electric light on this day in history.
Oct 21 Thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb in the year 1879.
Oct 25 In the year 1879 jean Rogister, composer
Oct 26 In the year 1879 leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary (pres of 1st Soviet) [OS]
Oct 26 The birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader on this day in history.
Oct 28 Conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 29 Franz JHMM von Papen, German diplomat/chancellor (1932) on this day in history.
Oct 30 On this day in history eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion)
Oct 31 Big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41)
Nov 02 On this day in history in a 6-day footrace a Mr Weston loses to a horse, 900 to 885 km
Nov 02 Jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent) in the year 1879.
Nov 03 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1879 elkins patents refrigerating apparatus