The year 1870 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1870 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.
|Ada became the first woman to pass her graduation exam from Capele Law College.
|France declared war against Prussia.
|The first inland rail service started in America.
|The Port of Calcutta was brought under the management of a constitutional body.
|Postcards were used for the first time in the US.
|Chittaranjan Das, the founding politician of the Swaraj Party, was born in Bengal.
|Essential education came into force in Britain.
|The British Government established the British Red Cross Society.
|The movie was first screened at a theater in Philadelphia.
|For the first time in America, a black citizen voted.
|Musikverin, Vienna inaugurated Austria-Hungary.
|The first movie to be shown to viewers in Philadelphia aired.
|It was officially opened after the founding of Syracuse University.
|Antonio Guzman Blanco began his first term as President of Venezuela.
|The first rugby match was played in New Zealand between Nelson Football Club and Nelson College.
|Christmas was declared a federal holiday in the United States.
|Franco-Prussian War: France declares war against Prussia.
|Mrs. Esther Morris became the first US Women's Magistrate (South Pass, Wyoming).
|The siege of Paris began in the Franco-Prussian War.
|Rome was made the capital of unified Italy.
|The German company Dresdner Bank was founded.
|The Prime Minister of Spain was assassinated.
|The Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, granting voting rights to citizens regardless of 'race, color,or previous condition of servitude'.
|Representing Mississippi in the Senate, Hiram Rhodes Revels became the first African American to serve in the United States Congress.
|The current flag of Japan was first adopted as the nationalflag for Japanese merchant ships.
|The Bulgarian Exarchate, the official name of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church before its autocephaly was recognized by the other Orthodox churches in the 1950s, was established by the firman of Sultan Abdülâziz of the Ottoman Empire.
|Cardiff Giant (Pet Human) proved to be gypsum.
|Ruperts Land and North-Western region of Canada were established after the transfer of Bay Company of Hudson, Manitoba and North-Western areas.
|The First Vatican Council announced that the Pope is infallible, he declares a dogma on a completely divine revelation as faith in the revelation.
|Tower subway, the world's first underground Kandra Marg, was opened under the River Tems in London.
|Tower subway (internal picture), one of the oldest underground railway in the world, was opened under the River Temes in London.