On This Day

Historical Events in October 1875

  • Oct 5 Palace Hotel on Market Street opens in San Francisco
  • Oct 16 1st Quebec vs Ontario football game, Ontario wins
  • Oct 22 Sons of American Revolution organizes
  • Oct 22 First telegraphic connection in Argentina.

Music Premiere

Oct 25 The first performance of the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is given in Boston, Massachusetts with Hans von B├╝low as soloist