Historical Events In 1880
Saturday, 09 December 2023
Dec 06 The Edmonton Bulletin, the first newspaper in Edmonton and in the province of Alberta begins publication on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history 5,000 armed Boers gather in Paardekraal South-Africa
Dec 12 In the year 1880 michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83
Dec 15 In the year 1880 carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Ital minister of Justice, dies at 76
Dec 16 On this day in history republic of South-Africa forms
Dec 19 In the year 1880 nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
Dec 20 In the year 1880 battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten
Dec 20 In the year 1880 new York's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way"
Dec 22 George Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday in the year 1880.
Dec 27 On this day in history alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75
Dec 28 On this day in history christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet
Dec 29 On this day in history jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer
Dec 30 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein in the year 1880.
Dec 31 In the year 1880 george C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953)