Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Sep 28 Sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1879 sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 29 On this day in history joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer
Sep 29 On this day in history nL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players
Sep 30 In the year 1879 ernst Isler, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history cincinnati Enquirer publishes 1st report on baseball reserve clause
Oct 02 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Musgrave Ritual" (BG) in the year 1879.
Oct 02 On this day in history start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Musgrave Ritual" (BG)
Oct 02 Wallace Stevens, Reading Pa, poet (Ideas of Order) on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1879 halfdan Cleve, composer
Oct 07 Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr
Oct 08 On this day in history 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.
Oct 12 British troops occupy Kabul Afghanistan on this day in history.
Oct 13 Peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie) in the year 1879.
Oct 14 In the year 1879 f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 In the year 1879 jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)
Oct 18 Grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer on this day in history.
Oct 19 Afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign in the year 1879.
Oct 21 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer on this day in history.
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 Jean Rogister, composer in the year 1879.
Oct 26 Leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary (pres of 1st Soviet) [OS] in the year 1879.
Oct 26 The birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1879 conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer
Oct 29 Franz JHMM von Papen, German diplomat/chancellor (1932) on this day in history.
Oct 30 Eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion) in the year 1879.
Oct 31 On this day in history big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies
Nov 01 Pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41) on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1879 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) on this day in history.
Nov 03 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist in the year 1879.
Nov 04 In the year 1879 elkins patents refrigerating apparatus