Historical Events In 1881
Friday, 27 November 2020
Oct 26 Shootout at the OK corral, in Tombstone, Az on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history judge (U.S. magazine) first published.
Oct 30 In the year 1881 lena Christ, writer
Oct 31 In the year 1881 metropolitan club plays its last game of its non-league season They win 80 of 151 games (18-43 versus NL teams)
Nov 01 In the year 1881 jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris), dies at 22
Nov 02 On this day in history dutch New-Malthusiaanse Union forms
Nov 04 On this day in history gena Branscombe, composer
Nov 05 In the year 1881 french government-Ferry resigns
Nov 09 Edwin Drake, Father of the oil industry, drilled the first oil well in the year 1881.
Nov 14 In the year 1881 charles J Guiteau went on trial for Pres Garfield's assassination
Nov 14 On this day in history charles J Guiteau went on trial for President Garfield's assassination
Nov 15 American Federation of Labor (AFL) founded (Pittsburgh) on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1881 franklin P Adams, Chicago Ill, columnist (Information Please)
Nov 17 Thomas Fermor-Hesketh, English 1st baron of Hesketh Dutch/MP on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history percy Lesueur, hockey player/inventor (large goalie glove)
Nov 19 On this day in history a meteorite lands near the village of Großliebenthal, southwest of Odessa, Ukraine.
Nov 25 John XXIII, [Angelo Roncalli], Bergamo Italy, 261st pope (1958-63) on this day in history.
Nov 28 Stefan Zweig, Vienna Austria, poet/essayist/dramatist (Beware of Pity) in the year 1881.
Dec 03 Henry M Stanley finds Leopoldville/Kinshasa in the year 1881.
Dec 04 Erwin von Witzleben, German fieldmarshal (July 20th plot) in the year 1881.
Dec 04 On this day in history the first edition of the Los Angeles Times is published.
Dec 05 47th Congress (1881-83) convenes in the year 1881.
Dec 07 In the year 1881 julius FA Bahnsen, Ger philosopher (Tragic as Weltgesetz), dies at 51
Dec 08 Padraic Colum, Irish poet/novelist/poet (Collected Poems) in the year 1881.
Dec 08 On this day in history vienna's Ring Theater destroyed by fire, kills between 640-850
Dec 13 On this day in history august Senoa, Croatian writer (Kletva [The Curse]), dies at 43
Dec 15 James Schneider, NY, actor (Keystone Kops) in the year 1881.
Dec 17 Aubrey Faulkner, cricketer (great S Afr all-rounder early 20th cent) on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1881 lewis H Morgan, US ethnologist (Iroquois-indians), dies at 62
Dec 19 Opera "Hérodiade" is produced (Brussels) on this day in history.
Dec 19 The opera "Herodiade" is produced (Brussels) in the year 1881.
Dec 20 On this day in history branch Rickey, baseball executive (Dodgers)
Dec 22 Enver Pasa, Istanbul Turkey, Turkish politician in the year 1881.
Dec 24 On this day in history bronislaw Zygmunt Szulc, composer