Historical Events In 1880
Saturday, 24 August 2019
Jan 01 Building of Panama Canal, begins in the year 1880.
Jan 01 Edie Martin, London England, actress (Titfield Thunderbolt) in the year 1880.
Jan 02 In the year 1880 louis Breguet, French aviation pioneer
Jan 04 On this day in history anselm Feuerbach, German painter, dies
Jan 05 In the year 1880 nicolai Karlovich Medtner, composer
Jan 06 In the year 1880 record snow cover in Seattle-120 cm
Jan 06 On this day in history record snow cover in Seattle-120cm
Jan 06 In the year 1880 tom Mix, Mix Run PA, silent screen cowboy actor (Dick Turpin)
Jan 08 [Joshua] Norton I, Emperor of US/Protector of Mexico, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history 6' (1.8 meters) of snow falls in Seattle in 5 days
Jan 10 Eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Short Cause) on this day in history.
Jan 11 Rudolf T Palm, Curacao, pianist/composer in the year 1880.
Jan 17 In the year 1880 mack Sennett, movie creator (Keystone Kops)
Jan 17 In the year 1880 the birth of Mack Sennett, American director
Jan 18 In the year 1880 paul Ehrenfest, Austria/Neth physicist (adiabates hypothesis)
Jan 21 On this day in history 1st US sewage disposal system separate from storm drains, Memphis
Jan 21 On this day in history jeffree & Pendray install Victoria's*(British Columbia) first business telephones; W. J. Jeffree's Clothing store, W. I. Pendray's Soap Factory
Jan 21 The first US sewage disposal system separate from storm drains, Memphis TN in the year 1880.
Jan 24 Elisabeth Achelis, creator (World Calendar) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Francis George Scott, composer on this day in history.
Jan 26 Douglas MacArthur, Little Rock Ark, general (WW II), he did return! on this day in history.
Jan 26 The birth of Douglas MacArthur, American wartime general in the year 1880.
Jan 27 Thomas A. Edison receives a U.S. patent for the electric incandescent light bulb in the year 1880.
Jan 27 Thomas Edison patents electric incandescent lamp in the year 1880.
Jan 28 In the year 1880 herbert Strudwick, cricketer (Engld wicket-keeper before & after WW I)
Jan 29 W C Fields, [William Claude Dukenfield], Phila, actor (Bank Dick) in the year 1880.
Jan 31 An Ice Railway is opened between Longueuil and Montreal by the Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa and Occidental Railway. A railway track was placed on large timbers laid on the ice of the St. Lawrence River. During the summer months the QMO&O used a car ferry. An ice railway was laid each winter until 1883 in the year 1880.
Feb 01 Antonio Guarnieri, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history the first edition of theatrical newspaper The Stage is published.
Feb 02 In the year 1880 sS Strathleven arrives in London with 1st Australian frozen mutton
Feb 02 SS Strathleven arrives in London with first Australian frozen mutton in the year 1880.
Feb 03 Arnoldus JH Aerts, bishop of Neth-Guinea (1920-42) in the year 1880.
Feb 04 In the year 1880 steele MacKay's "Hazel Kirke," premieres in NYC
Feb 08 Franz Marc, German painter (Blaue Reiter) in the year 1880.