Historical Events In 1879
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Sep 28 On this day in history sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route
Sep 28 Sydney Australia innaugurates steam motor tram route on this day in history.
Sep 29 Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1879 nL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players
Sep 30 Ernst Isler, composer in the year 1879.
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 In the year 1879 wallace Stevens, Reading Pa, poet (Ideas of Order)
Oct 05 On this day in history halfdan Cleve, composer
Oct 07 In the year 1879 germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant
Oct 07 Joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr in the year 1879.
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 On this day in history peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie)
Oct 14 On this day in history f Kornberger, writer, dies at 58
Oct 15 Jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn) on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history grzlegorz Fitelberg, composer
Oct 19 Afghan's emir Mohammed Yakub forced to resign on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1879 marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
Oct 21 Thomas Edison invents the electric light on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1879 thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb
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 In the year 1879 the birth of Leon Trotsky, Communist leader
Oct 28 On this day in history conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer
Oct 29 In the year 1879 franz JHMM von Papen, German diplomat/chancellor (1932)
Oct 30 Eily Malyon, London, actress (Jane Eyre, I Married a Witch, Devotion) on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies
Nov 01 On this day in history pal Teleki-von Szek, geographer/premier Hungary (1920-21, 39-41)
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) in the year 1879.
Nov 03 In the year 1879 vilhjalmur Stefansson, Canada, Arctic explorer/ethnologist
Nov 04 Elkins patents refrigerating apparatus in the year 1879.