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1874
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Oxford University
Oxford University 2 Royal Engineers 0
1874
   is birth year of   
Schoenberg
September 1874
Harry Houdini
   was born on   
March 24, 1874
Magician
Robert Frost
   was born on   
March 26, 1874
American poet
Winston Churchill
   was born on   
November 30, 1874
English statesman and author; Prime Minister and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature
1874
   the winner was   
Mungo Park
At Musselbergh
1874
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Haricot
Jockey - P. Pigott, Trainer - S. Harding, Owner - A. Chirnside, Time - 3.37.50
1874
      
Pangkor Treaty
Perak becomes the first Malay state to accept British Resident.
1874
      
Second Treaty of Saigon
Reiterates the Treaty of Saigon (1862); the Red River (Song Hong) opens for trade, as well as the ports of Hanoi, Haiphong and Qui Nonh.
1874
      
Treaty of Berne
Universal Postal Union becomes the second oldest international organization.
Emmanuel Frémiet
   created the sculpture   
Joan of Arc, 1874
1874
   is birth year of   
Holst
Gustav, d. 1934
1874
   is birth year of   
Ives
Charles, d. 1954
1874
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Culpepper
William Donohue on board -- Trainer/Owner H. Gaffney -- 2:56.50
1874
   winner was   
Saxon
George Barbee up, Trainer: W. Prior, Owner: Pierre Lorillard IV -- 2:39.50
1874
   was won by   
Sailor
Captain Stamer Gubbins
Auchtermuchty Royal Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1874
Winston Churchill
   lifespan was   
1874-1965
British politician, soldier in the British Army, orator, and strategist.
Jacques Offenbach
   composed   
Bagatelle (1874)
First performed at Théâtre des Bouffes Parisiens under the direction of the composer.
Francis Dodd
   lifespan was   
1874-1949
Notable British portrait and landscape artist and print-maker.
Johann Strauss II
   composed   
Die Fledermaus (1874)
The Bat
Benjamin Disraeli
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1874-1880
Conservative
William Gladstone
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1868-1874
Liberal, he attended Christ Church College, Oxford where he gained a double First Degree in Mathematics and Classics
Anton Rubinstein
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 94 (1874)
Robert Frost
   lifespan was   
1874-1963
An American poet whose work frequently drew inspiration from rural life in New England. Frost was highly honored during his lifetime, receiving four Pulitzer Prizes.
Charles Ives
   lifespan was   
1874-1954
American composer and insurance broker
Gertrude Stein
   lifespan was   
1874-1946
American writer






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