1881

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November 28, 2021

1881 (MDCCCLXXXI in Roman numerals) is a year of the 19th century.

Events

11 January: first performance of the Excelsior Ball at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan 4 March: earthquake in Casamicciola (NA). About 300 people die. March 13: Tsar of Russia Alexander II is assassinated by an anarchist April 21: first edition of La casa Tellier, the first collection of short stories by Guy de Maupassant 7 July: Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi is born, published in installments in the Giornale dei Bambini, a Roman periodical. The episodes will then be collected and published in volume in 1894. July 14: Billy the Kid dies at the hands of Sheriff Pat Garrett. October 25: Pablo Picasso is born November 25: Angelo Roncalli, future Pope John XXIII, is born 4 December: first performance of the Concerto for violin and orchestra by Pëtr Il'ič Čajkovskij Giovanni Verga publishes I Malavoglia Antonio Fogazzaro publishes Malombra (novel) England's first hydroelectric power station goes into operation

Born

There are about 870 rumors about people born in 1881; see the 1881 Born page for a descriptive list or the 1881 Born category for an alphabetical index.

Deaths

There are about 330 rumors of people who died in 1881; see the Deaths in 1881 page for a descriptive list or the Deaths in 1881 category for an alphabetical index.

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