The year 1878 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1878 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.
|The sinking of the German warship SMS Groसरer Karfurst killed 284 people.
|At the conclusion of the Berlin Conference, the Berlin Agreement was signed between the Russians Germany, France, Britain and Austria.
|John A. McDonald was once again elected Prime Minister of Canada after playing the role of opposition in government for five years.
|Thomas Elva Edison provided electricity for domestic use.
|Doctor Charles Drysdale, writing an article, first reported the damage caused by tobacco.
|First telephone exchange formed in New Haven, USA.
|The first telephone exchange opened in the city of San Francisco.
|First telephone directory was released in Connecticut, USA.
|The Vernacular Press Act came into effect and the next day Amrit Bazar Patrika became an English newspaper.
|British ship Eurydice sunk, killing 300 people.
|Birth of Maulvi Abdul Haq, father of Urdu.
|The University of Calcutta gave the first approval to women to be eligible in the field of university education.
|Umberto I was made king of Italy.
|Greece declares war with Turkey.
|Oxford University defeated Cambridge University in their first golf match.
|Stowel gifts were introduced for the first time in Australia.
|Tokyo Stock Exchange was established.
|The first telephones in Hawaii were made in Hawaii.
|The American Bar Association was held in Sarasota.
|The first female telephone operator started working (Emma Note) in Boston.
|Edison founded the Electric Light Company.
|Made the first attempt to assassinate Umberto I of Italy.
|The first telephone was installed at the White House.
|Competition between two merchants in Lincoln County, New Mexico Territory, US, turned into a range war when a member of one faction was murdered by the other.
|Comic Opera HMS of Gilbert and Sulivan A pin was opened at the Opera Comic in London.
|Eadweard Muybridge took a series of photographs to prove that when he ran a gallop, the four legs of the horse leave the ground; The study became the basis of motion pictures.
|At the conclusion of Berlin's Congress, the major powers signed the Treaty of Berlin, re -prepared the map of the balcony.
|Powered by Alexander Graham Bell, Emma Nat became the first female telephone operator in the world.
|On rent by Alexander Graham Bell, Emma Nat became the first female telephone operator in the world.