1879

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May 19, 2022

Events

On November 4, Jades Ritty patented the first cash register Anglo-Zulu War

Born

See also: Category: Born 1879 January 5 - Konrad Adenauer, German politician January 8 - Vasylchenko Stepan Vasyliovych, Ukrainian writer January 31 - Savinkov Boris Viktorovich, Russian politician, SR terrorist, writer February 1 - Mykola Oleksandrovych Kapustyansky, military and political figure († 1969) February 4 - Koroliv Vasyl Kostiantynovych (1879-1943), writer and artist March 1 - Stamboliysky Alexander Stoimenov, Bulgarian politician and statesman, Prime Minister of Bulgaria (1919-1923) March 8 - Otto Hahn, German radiochemist and physicist March 14 - Albert Einstein, a prominent German and American theoretical physicist, one of the founders of modern physics, author of the theory of relativity May 17 - Petliura Simon Vasyliovych, Ukrainian military figure and politician May 28 - Milutin Milankovic, Serbian civil engineer, climatologist, geophysicist, astronomer and mathematician July 5 - Dwight Davis, American tennis player July 19 - Jan Karnik, Czech writer, poet, novelist, publicist and physician. July 22 - Barvinok Volodymyr Ivanovych, Ukrainian historian, writer, activist of the Ukrainian People's Republic August 8 - Emiliano Zapata, leader of the Mexican Revolution (1910-1917) November 4 - Leonid Fedorov, Exarch of the Russian Greek Catholic Church, martyr for the faith December 21 - Joseph Stalin, leader of the CPSU and dictator of the USSR, Generalissimo of the Soviet Union

Died

See also Category: Died 1879 February 10 - Honore Daumier, French artist August 6 - Johann von Lamont, Scottish-German astronomer and geophysicist October 16 - Sergei Solovyov, Russian historian