The year 1875 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1875 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.
|16,000 people died in Venezuela and Colombia by earthquakes.
|Syed Ahmad Khan established the Muhammadan Anglo Oriental School in Aligarh which is presently known as Aligarh Muslim University.
|Bombay Stock Exchange was established. It was the first stock exchange in the country.
|The first telegraphic connection began in Argentina.
|The Massachusetts Rifle Association was established in Boston, USA.
|Danish writer Hans Christian Anderson was born. He was famous for writing beautiful stories for children.
|The French litterateur and dictionary expert Pier LaRose died.
|The telegraph was invented by Alexander Graham Bell.
|The famous poet Mirza Salamat Ali Dabir of Urdu died.
|Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded the Aryasamaj.
|Sir Neville Chamberlin invented snooker.
|Guangzhou became the emperor of the 11th Qing Dynasty of China at the age of 4, in succession to his cousin.
|The first indoor ice hockey game was played at the Victoria Skating Rink in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
|Arya Samaj was founded in Mumbai by Swami Dayanand Saraswati.
|The Treaty of St. Petersburg was signed between Japan and Russia.
|The US Marine Hospital was formally inaugurated in the Presidio.
|Universal Postal Union was established.
|The Society of Regret Africans was founded in Pearl.
|San Francisco established the Palace Hotel on Market Street.
|The Massachusetts Rifle Association was established in Boston.
|ICRM renamed International Committee of Red Cross ICRC).
|The steamship SS Gothenburg hit a section of the Great BarrierReef at low tide and sank northwest of Holbourne Island, Queensland,Australia, with over 100 deaths.
|French composer Georges Bizet's opera Carmen, based on thenovella of the same title by Prosper Mérimée, premiered at the OpéraComique in Paris.
|The first indoor game of ice hockey was played at the VictoriaSkating Rink in Montreal by James Creighton and McGill Universitystudents.
|Archbishop of New York John McCloskey was named the firstcardinal in the United States.
|Representatives from seventeen countries signed the MetreConvention which set up an institute for the purpose of coordinatinginternational metrology and for coordinating the development of themetric system.
|Billy The Kid was first arrested after stealing clothes from a laundry, who started his life as a notorious American out law and gunman.
|Ellen was swept away in a storm in Liverpool, Southhard England, the United States Congress later provided 27 gold weightlifies to Lifeboat men who saved its crew.
|One of his most popular compositions, the first performance of Tachikovski's Piano Concerto No.1, was given as a single artist with Hans Wonbulo in Boston.