Historical Events In 1880
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
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 Michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83 in the year 1880.
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 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer in the year 1880.
Dec 20 On this day in history battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten
Dec 20 New York's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way" on this day in history.
Dec 22 George Eliot, Victorian novelist (Adam Bede), dies on 61st birthday on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history alessandro Nini, composer, dies at 75
Dec 28 In the year 1880 christian DFL Leipoldt, South african physician/writer/poet
Dec 29 Jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer in the year 1880.
Dec 30 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist/nephew of Albert Einstein in the year 1880.
Dec 31 George C Marshall, Uniontown Pa, authored Marshall Plan (Nobel 1953) in the year 1880.