Historical Events In 1880
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Jul 16 Dr. Emily Stowe becomes the first woman licenced to practice medicine in Canada in the year 1880.
Jul 18 Otto Vrieslander, composer in the year 1880.
Jul 19 SF Public Library starts lending books on this day in history.
Jul 20 Hermann earl Keyserling, German philosopher/writer in the year 1880.
Jul 21 Compressed air accident kills 20 workers on Hudson River tunnel, NY on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1880 compressed air accident kills 20 workers on Hudson River tunnel, NY League merge to form National Association of Colored Woman
Jul 22 In the year 1880 anna Caroline Oury, composer, dies at 72
Jul 23 In the year 1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich
Jul 23 The first commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich in the year 1880.
Jul 24 In the year 1880 ernest Bloch, Geneva Switzerland, composer (MacBeth)
Jul 27 In the year 1880 a P Abourne patents a process for refining coconut oil
Jul 27 Battle of Maiwand, at which Dr Watson was wounded, breaks out in the year 1880.
Jul 27 Donald Crisp, Scotland, actor (How Green Was My Valley, Pollyana) on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history robert Rutherford McCormick, US, editor/publisher (Chicago Tribune)
Aug 05 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright (Black Girls Burden) in the year 1880.
Aug 07 Ernst Laqueur, chemist/pharmacology/psychology (sexual hormones) in the year 1880.
Aug 10 Clarence Cameron White, composer on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history frederick Jerome Work, composer
Aug 12 Christy Mathewson, HOF baseball pitcher (Won 37 in 1908) on this day in history.
Aug 14 Australia's first soccer club, The Wanderers, plays its first match, against Kings School, Parramatta, NSW on this day in history.
Aug 14 Construction of Cologne Cathedral completed in the year 1880.
Aug 14 In the year 1880 construction of Cologne Cathedral completed (began in 1248)
Aug 17 Leo Ascher, composer on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1880 ole Bull, composer, dies at 70
Aug 21 In the year 1880 johan H Westerveld, Dutch WW II resistance fighter/leader (OD)
Aug 24 In the year 1880 miles W L Killearn of Killearn, Scotish baron/diplomat
Aug 25 Robert E Stolz, Austrian composer/conductor (...smaller guard) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history guillaume Apollinaire, France, poet/movie critic (Alcoola)
Aug 29 Marie-Louise Meilleur, Canada, lived past 117 in the year 1880.
Aug 31 In the year 1880 wilhelmina HPM, queen of the Netherlands (1898-1948)
Sep 01 In the year 1880 antoon Jurgens, margarine maker, dies at 75
Sep 04 Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary (Congo) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Commencement of 1st Test Cricket in England, v Australia at The Oval in the year 1880.
Sep 06 In the year 1880 jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch night club performer (French governess)