Historical Events In 1880
Friday, 22 September 2023
Feb 10 Jesse G Vincent, Arkansas, engineer designed 1st V-12 engine on this day in history.
Feb 10 Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Arcanum about Christian marriage on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history john Llewellyn Lewis, union leader (United Mine Workers, 1920-60)
Feb 12 On this day in history national Croquet League organizes (Phila)
Feb 13 Work begins on the covering of the Senne, burying Brussels's primary river and creating the modern central boulevards on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1880 aida Overton Walker, US dancer/singer (In Dahomey, Salome)
Feb 16 American Society of Mechanical Engineers forms (NYC) in the year 1880.
Feb 16 In the year 1880 american Society of Mechanical Engineers founded, New York NY
Feb 17 On this day in history alvaro Obregon, general/president Mexico (1920-24)
Feb 17 The Russian tsar survives an attempted bomb assassination in the year 1880.
Feb 17 Tsar Alexander II of Russia survives an assassination attempt on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1880 eric De Lamarter, composer
Feb 19 In the year 1880 arthur Shepherd, composer
Feb 21 On this day in history frank Orth, Phila Pa, actor (Boston Blackie, Brothers)
Feb 23 In the year 1880 edgar Istel, composer
Feb 29 In the year 1880 gotthard railway tunnel between Switzerland & Italy completed
Feb 29 On this day in history gotthard railway tunnel between Switzerland & Italy opens
Mar 01 Julian Myrick, promoter of junior tennis on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1880 anne C Veth, Dutch cartoonist/art critic
Mar 04 In the year 1880 new York Daily Graphic publishes first half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan
Mar 04 On this day in history nY Daily Graphic publishes 1st half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan
Mar 10 Commissioner George Scott Railton and seven women officers of English ‘General’ William Booth’s army landed in New York on this day to officially put the Salvation Army to work in the United States on this day in history.
Mar 10 General Wolseley opens new legislative council in Pretoria in the year 1880.
Mar 10 In the year 1880 michael Jacobs, NYC, boxing promoter
Mar 10 Salvation Army of England sets up US welfare &religious activity on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history house Peters, England, silent film actor (Kansas Territory)
Mar 14 Oscar (Bachigaloupi) Tourniaire, actor/director (Pink Kate) in the year 1880.
Mar 15 Jan K J de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1880 guillermo Uribe Holguin, composer
Mar 21 In the year 1880 hans Hofmann, German/US painter (Search for the Real)
Mar 23 Flour rolling mill patented (John Stevens of Wisc) in the year 1880.
Mar 23 In the year 1880 flour rolling mill patented (John Stevens of Wisconsin)
Mar 23 In the year 1880 gustav Adolf Mankell, composer, dies at 67
Mar 24 Tobacco Growers' Mutual Insurance Company incorporates in Connecticut on this day in history.