Historical Events in December 1875

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 4 William Magear Tweed "Boss Tweed" (Tammany Hall, NYC) escapes from jail

Politician Boss Tweed
Boss Tweed
  • Dec 6 44th Congress (1875-77) convenes
  • Dec 7 Natives Sons of the West organized
  • Dec 8 Aleksandr Ostrovsky's "Volki i Ovsty" premieres in St Petersburg
  • Dec 17 Violent bread riots in Montreal
  • Dec 25 Lambs Club in NY forms
  • Dec 30 Andrassy Note calls for Christian-Muslim religious freedoms