Historical Events for November 1876
Events 1 - 11 of 11
1st - King Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden)
1st - New Zealand's provincial government system is dissolved.
4th - John Brahms' 1st Symphony in C, premieres
5th - Henry Morton Stanley's expedition leaves Nyangwe
7th - Edward Bouchet, is 1st black to recieve a PhD in US college (Yale)
7th - Meharry Medical College forms at Central Tennesse College
7th - Pres Rutherford B Hayes & Samuel J Tilden claim presidential victory Tilden (D) wins election but Electoral college selects Hayes (R)
17th - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's patriotic Slavonic March made its premiere in Moscow to a warm reception by the Russian people.
21st - Skirmish between HM Stanley's expedition & natives
23rd - Columbia, Harvard & Princeton form Intercollegiate Football Association
25th - Indian Wars: In retaliation for the American defeat at the Battle of the Little Bighorn, United States Army troops sack Chief Dull Knife's sleeping Cheyenne village at the headwaters of the Powder River.