What was invented in 1871
Few 19th-century inventions have had as much of an impact on contemporary technology as Charles Babbages calculating engines, particularly the Analytical Engine, a mechanical digital computer that foresaw almost every feature of modern computers.
What major events happened in the 1870s
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- On November 1, 1870, the National Weather Service published its first weather forecast.
- As of October 8, 1871, “The Great Chicago Fire” has begun.
- Executive Ulysses S.
- On July 21, 1873, the Jesse James Gang pulls off the first successful train heist in the American West.
What happened England 1871
The Royal Albert Hall is inaugurated by Queen Victoria on March 29; it features the largest grand organ in the world at the time, built by Henry Willis & Sons. On April 2, the United Kingdom conducts its first census, which was the first to record peoples economic and mental conditions. On April 12, the first Durham Miners Gala is held.
What happened in 1870s in American history
The National Weather Service is founded on February 9. Anaheim, California is incorporated. The YWCA is established in New York City. On February 3 the 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, ensuring African-American males the right to vote.
What major events happened in 1872
- Horace Greeley loses to Ulysses S. Grant in the 1872 US presidential election.
- Women's suffrage: In defiance of the law, American suffragist Susan B. Anthony votes for the first time (on November 18 she is served an arrest warrant, and in the subsequent trial is fined $100, which she never pays).
What historical events happened in 1875
March 3: President Grant authorizes the issuance of a twenty-cent piece (abolished three years later); March 1: The Civil Rights Act, which forbids racial discrimination in public accommodations and jury duty, is passed by the US Congress; March 3: The Page Act of 1875 is put into effect.
What was happening in 1873
The Panic of 1873, which lasted from September 1873 to 1878/9, marked the beginning of the first “Great Depression” in the United States and other countries. After the stock market crash of 1929, the economic downturn was known as the “Long Depression.” The nineteenth centurys currency was based on specie.
What happened in1893
The first US commemorative postage stamps and coins are issued for the Exposition on May 1; the 1893 Worlds Fair, also known as the Worlds Columbian Exposition, opens to the public in Chicago, Illinois; and on May 5 a crash on the New York Stock Exchange kicks off a depression.
What happened in 1880s in American history
The emergence of modern cities, marked by the establishment of numerous long-lasting corporations, franchises, and brands as well as the invention of the skyscraper, were characteristics of the time period, which was generally characterized by economic growth and prosperity in many parts of the world, particularly Europe and the Americas.
What happen in 1869
May 10 – The First Transcontinental Railroad in Promontory, Utah, is completed with the driving of the “golden spike,” and May 15 – Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton found the National Woman Suffrage Association in New York.
What happen in 1971
The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 began when Pakistan attacked 9 Indian airbases and lasted from December 3, 1971, to December 17, when 93,000 Pakistani troops surrendered and East Pakistan was divided into the new country of Bangladesh.
When did America become a republic
Between 1776 and 1789 thirteen British colonies emerged as a newly independent nation, the United States of America.
History of the United States (1776–1789)
|Location||United States British North America|
|Including||American Revolution Confederation Period Second Great Awakening|
What events happened in 1900s
- President McKinley was assassinated in 1901, making Vice President Roosevelt the 26th President.
- John Pierpont Morgan founded US Steel in the year 1901.
- Hay-Pauncefote Treaty of 1901.
- Louis Armstrong was born in 1901.
- Drago Doctrine, 1902.
- First Rose Bowl game was played in 1902.
- Newlands Reclamation Act of 1902.
What happened in the year 1914
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was one of the significant events of 1914, the first year of the First World War. Franz Ferdinand and his wife had been inspecting Austro-Hungarian troops in occupied Sarajevo.
What was 1871 Famous
The Ku Klux Klan Act is signed by Ulysses S. Grant on April 20. The first Major League Baseball game is played on May 4. On May 8, Cleveland Forest Citys Ezra Sutton hits the leagues first home run.
What happened in 1871 in the world
The Treaty of Washington between the United States and Great Britain is ratified, allowing for a commission to resolve fishing and boundary disputes between the two countries. The Ku Klux Klan Act of 1871 is passed, allowing the president to send in troops to enforce the 14th amendment.
What happened France 1871
Franco-German War, also known as the Franco-Prussian War, was a conflict that took place from July 19, 1870, to May 10, 1871, and saw the defeat of France by a coalition of German states under the leadership of Prussia.
What was invented between 1800 and 1850
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|1800||Electric Battery||by Alessandro Volta|
|1804||Punch Card||by Jacquard – for weaving machines|
|1804||Steam Locomotive||by Richard Trevithick – ran on rails|
|1807||Arc Lamp||by Humphry Davy|