The year 1869 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1869 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|American explorer Thomas Edison applied for a patent on his first invention. This electric machine was used to count votes.
|James Moorey of England won the first cycle race.
|The first international ferry race took place at the River Thames in London, in which Oxford defeated Harvard.
|The famous Urdu poet and writer Mirza Ghalib Asad Ullah Beg Khan, born in Agra, passed away.
|Kasturba Gandhi, wife of Mahatma Gandhi, was born.
|Elizabeth Cady Stanton was the first woman to testify from the United States Congress.
|Tennessee Governor W. C. Brownlow declared martial law in the Ku Klux Klan crisis.
|The Cincinnati Red Stockings became the first pro baseball team.
|Congress outnumbered Supreme Court judges from 7 to 9.
|The Cincinnati Reds won their first baseball game 41-7.
|The University of Oxford organized the first international boat race on the River Thames against Howard University.
|Black Friday: The Fisk-Gold Scandal Caused a Financial Crisis in the United States.
|Red River Rebellion was launched against the British Army in Canada.
|In Egypt, the Suez Canal, connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, was inaugurated in an elaborate ceremony.
|American bandit Jesse James confirms his first bank robbery in Gallatin, Missouri.
|Prospectors in Moliagul, Victoria, Australia, discovered the largest alluvial gold nugget ever found, known as the 'Welcome Stranger'.
|Dmitri Mendeleev presented the first periodic table of elements to the Russian Chemical Society.
|The last of the Māori leader Titokowaru's forces surrendered to the New Zealand government, ending his rebellion.
|In the United States, the Golden Spikes ceremony was held at the Promontinent Summit of Utah to commemorate the completion of the first transcontinental railroad between the Missouri and Sacramento rivers.
|Susan b. Anthony and Elizabeth Caddy Stanton founded the National Woman Safrej Association, which separated from the US Equal Rights Association which they had earlier established.
|A day after surrendering in the battle of Hakodate, Enero Taqai converted Gorokoku into Japanese forces, a sign of the Toloplas of the Azo Republic.
|Hari Chapekar was born. He was the eldest of the revolutionary Chapekar brothers who killed British Commissioner WC Rand. His grandfather's name was Vinayak and his mother and father were Dwarka and Hari respectively.
|One of the 31 component colleges of the diversity of the first residential college of Girton College, Cambridge and England was established.
|In the first official American football game, Rutgers College defeated New Jersey's college 6-4 in New Bronvick, New Jersey.
|The Suez Canal opened, allowing permission to travel between Irrupro and Asia through the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea.
|American dacoit Jesse James confirmed his first in Galainte, Missouri in Banktony.
|Mahatma Gandhi, father of the nation of India, was born in Porbandar. Today is celebrated as Non-Violence Day all over the world including India.
|Harcourt Butler, an Indian Civil Service officer, was the first Governor of Uttar Pradesh.
|Sherwood College was established in Nainital India.
|Laxmanrao Kirloskar, the great industrialist, social reformer, patriot and founder of Kirloskar industry, was born in Belgaum. The Kirloskar Group is an Indian group. The company exports more than 70 countries in Africa, Southeast Asia and Europe. Head and Holding Company, Kirloskar Brothers Limited, is India's largest manufacturer of the pump and valve. And also runs construction projects through its subsidiary Kirloskar Construction and Engineers Limited.