Historical Events In 1880
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
Jan 01 On this day in history building of Panama Canal, begins
Jan 01 In the year 1880 edie Martin, London England, actress (Titfield Thunderbolt)
Jan 02 Louis Breguet, French aviation pioneer on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1880 anselm Feuerbach, German painter, dies
Jan 05 Nicolai Karlovich Medtner, composer on this day in history.
Jan 06 Record snow cover in Seattle-120 cm on this day in history.
Jan 06 Record snow cover in Seattle-120cm on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1880 6' (1.8 meters) of snow falls in Seattle in 5 days
Jan 10 On this day in history eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Short Cause)
Jan 11 Rudolf T Palm, Curacao, pianist/composer in the year 1880.
Jan 17 Mack Sennett, movie creator (Keystone Kops) on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history the birth of Mack Sennett, American director
Jan 18 On this day in history 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 In the year 1880 the first US sewage disposal system separate from storm drains, Memphis TN
Jan 24 Elisabeth Achelis, creator (World Calendar) in the year 1880.
Jan 25 In the year 1880 francis George Scott, composer
Jan 26 In the year 1880 douglas MacArthur, Little Rock Ark, general (WW II), he did return!
Jan 26 On this day in history the birth of Douglas MacArthur, American wartime general
Jan 27 In the year 1880 thomas A. Edison receives a U.S. patent for the electric incandescent light bulb.
Jan 27 Thomas Edison patents electric incandescent lamp on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history 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 In the year 1880 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.
Feb 01 Antonio Guarnieri, composer on this day in history.
Feb 01 The first edition of theatrical newspaper The Stage is published in the year 1880.
Feb 02 SS Strathleven arrives in London with 1st Australian frozen mutton in the year 1880.
Feb 02 SS Strathleven arrives in London with first Australian frozen mutton on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1880 arnoldus JH Aerts, bishop of Neth-Guinea (1920-42)
Feb 04 Steele MacKay's "Hazel Kirke," premieres in NYC in the year 1880.
Feb 08 Franz Marc, German painter (Blaue Reiter) in the year 1880.