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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1830s  1840s  1850s  – 1860s –  1870s  1880s  1890s
Years: 1866 1867 186818691870 1871 1872
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Year 1869 (MDCCCLXIX) is a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

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April–June

July–September

October–December

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Gregorian calendar 1869
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Armenian calendar 1318
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Bahá'í calendar 25 – 26
Bengali calendar 1276
Berber calendar 2819
Buddhist calendar 2413
Burmese calendar 1231
Byzantine calendar 7377 – 7378
Chinese calendar 戊辰年十一月十九日
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己巳年十一月廿九日
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Coptic calendar 1585 – 1586
Ethiopian calendar 1861 – 1862
Hebrew calendar 56295630
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1924 – 1925
 - Shaka Samvat 1791 – 1792
 - Kali Yuga 4970 – 4971
Holocene calendar 11869
Iranian calendar 1247 – 1248
Islamic calendar 1285 – 1286
Japanese calendar Meiji 2
(明治2年)
Korean calendar 4202
Thai solar calendar 2412

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1830s  1840s  1850s  - 1860s -  1870s  1880s  1890s
Years: 1866 1867 1868 - 1869 - 1870 1871 1872

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Events

Births

  • January 1 - Sigma Nu, First Anti-Hazing Honor/Social Fraternity
  • January 4 - Tommy Corcoran, baseball player
  • January 10 - Grigori Rasputin, Russian mystic
  • January 15 - Stanisław Wyspiański, Polish dramatist, poet, painter, and architect
  • February 11 - Helene Kroller-Muller, Dutch museum founder and patron of the arts
  • February 14 - Charles Wilson, Scottish physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • March 3 - Michael von Faulhaber, German cardinal and archbishop
  • March 12 - George William Forbes, New Zealand Prime Minister and first leader of the New Zealand National Party
  • March 14 - Algernon Blackwood, English writer
  • March 18 - Neville Chamberlain, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • April 2 - Hughie Jennings, baseball player
  • April 5,6 - Tom Adam, Named number one in the world
  • April 11 - Gustav Vigeland, Norwegian sculptor
  • April 27 - May Moss, Activist
  • May 5 - Hans Pfitzner, German composer
  • May 20 - John Stone Stone, American physicist and inventor
  • June 27 - Hans Spemann, German embryologist, won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • August 10 - Lawrence Binyon, English poet and scholar
  • September 3 - Fritz Pregl, Austrian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • September 17 - Christian Lous Lange, Norwegian pacifist, won the Nobel Peace Prize
  • September 23 - Mary Mallon, "Typhoid Mary"
  • October 2 - Mahatma Gandhi, Indian political leader, Father of the Nation
  • October 25 - John Heisman, American football coach
  • November 11 - Victor Emmanuel III of Italy, King)
  • November 25 - Herbert Greenfield, Premier of Alberta, Canada
  • [December 16 - Hristo Tatarchev, Bulgarian revolutionary, leader of the revolutionary movement in Macedonia and Eastern Thrace
  • December 22 - Edwin Arlington Robinson, American poet
  • December 30 - Stephen Leacock, British-Canadian author and economist
  • December 31 - Henri Matisse, French painter

Deaths

  • July 18 - Laurent Clerc, co-founder of the first American school for the deaf.
  • January 1 - Martin W. Bates, U.S. Senator from Delaware (b. 1786)
  • January 30 - William Carleton, Irish novelist (b. 1794)
  • February 15 - Mirza Ghalib, poet of Urdu (b. 1796).
  • March 8 - Hector Berlioz, French composer (b. 1803)
  • March 24 - Antoine-Henri Jomini, French general (b. 1779)
  • April 20 - Carl Loewe, German composer (b. 1796)
  • June 16 - Charles Sturt, Australian explorer (b. 1795)
  • June 20 - Hijikata Toshizou, Japanese military commander (b. 1835)
  • August 31 - Mary Ward (scientist), first car accident victim
  • September 12 - Peter Roget, British lexicographer (b. 1779)
  • October 13 - Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, French literary critic (b. 1804)
  • October 23 - Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1799)
  • December 18 - Louis Moreau Gottschalk, American composer and pianist (b. 1829)

Hit songs

  • "Little Brown Jug" by R.E. Eastburn
  • "Now the Day is Over" by Joseph Barnby
  • "Shoo, Fly! Don't Bother Me!" by T. Bringham Bishop
  • "Sweet Genevieve" by Henry Tuckerkrc:1869 джылrue:1869


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