Elias Events in History



1994 Death - Elias Canetti, buried next to James Joyce

1994 Death - Elias Canetti, Bulgaria/British author (Nobel 1981), dies at 89

1994 Death - Elias Canetti, Swiss Author

1991 Event - Jorge Serrano Elias sworn in as president of Guatemala

1991 Event - Jorge Serrano Elias elected president of Guatemala

1990 Death - Norbert Elias, German/English/Netherlands philosopher/sociologist, dies

1989 Event - Elias Hrawi elected president of Lebanon

1973 Death - Henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70

1972 Birthday - Keith Elias, NFL running back for the New York Giants

1967 Birthday - Blas Elias Gomez, Kennedy, Texas, rock drummer, Slaughter-Stick it Live

1960 Death - Johan E Elias, Dutch historian (Elias Family), dies at 84

1953 Event - 73rd U.S. Mens Tennis: Tony Trabert beats Elias V Seixas, Jr. (63 62 63)

1951 Event - 71st U.S. Mens Tennis: Frank A Sedgman beats Elias Seixas, Jr. (64 61 61)

1951 Event - 71st U.S. Mens Tennis: F A Sedgman beats Elias V Seixas, Jr. (64 61 61)

1936 Birthday - Elias, Etienne Michiels, Flemish painter

1935 Birthday - Elias Gistelinck, Flemish composer

1931 Birthday - Rosalind Elias, born in Lowell Massachusetts, mezzo-soprano, Grimgerde-Die Walkuere

1924 Birthday - Elias Motsoaledi, South African Umkhonto we Sizwe-commandant

1923 Birthday - Elias Victor Seixas, U.S., mixed double tennis player, Wimbeld 1953-56

1916 Death - Ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, Russian bacteriologist (Nobel 1908), dies

1905 Birthday - Elias Canetti, Bulgarian/British novelist, Life-Terms, Nobel 1981

1902 Birthday - Hendrik J Elias, Flemish historian, mayor-Ghent

1901 Death - Elias Alvares Lobo, composer, dies at 67

1897 Birthday - Norbert Elias, English/Dutch philosopher, Process of Civilization

1889 Birthday - Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer, prolific England bat of 20's

1879 Birthday - Jacobo Conrad, Coco Lepol/Elias Martinus, Curacaos composer

1878 Death - Elias M Fries, Swedish botanist (mycologicum), dies at 83

1877 Birthday - Plutarco Elias Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president, 1924-28

1875 Birthday - Johan E Elias, historian, Amsterdam

1873 Birthday - Luigi A, duke of the Abruzzes, Italy, explorer/climber, Mount St. Elias

1861 Death - Elias Canneman, liberal minister of Finance (1813-14), dies at 84

1846 Event - Elias Howe patents sewing machine

1845 Birthday - Ilja [Elias] Metsjnikov, U.S.S.R., zoologist/bacteriologist, Nobel 1908

1835 Event - Dr. Elias L"nnrot publishes Finnish poem "Kalevala"

1834 Birthday - Elias Alvares Lobo, composer

1830 Death - Elias Hicks, American Clergyman

1825 Death - Elias Mann, composer, dies at 75

1820 Death - Elias Annes Borger, theologist/poet (Ode on the Rhine), dies at 36

1819 Birthday - Elias Howe, Spencer Massachusetts, invented sewing machine

1814 Event - Elias Canneman (L) resigns as minister of Finance

1813 Event - Elias Canneman (Lib) becomes minister of Finance

1812 Birthday - Elias Smith Dennis, Major General Union volunteers

1802 Birthday - Elias Lonrot, folklorist

1794 Birthday - Elias M Fries, Swedish botanist, System mycologicum

1784 Birthday - Elias Annes Borger, Dutch theologist/poet, To the Rhine

1777 Birthday - Elias Canneman, Dutch liberal minister of Finance, 1813-14

1750 Birthday - Elias Mann, composer

1748 Birthday - Elias Hicks, American Clergyman

1741 Event - Captain Bering discovers Mount St. Elias, Alaska

1740 Birthday - Elias Boudinot, lawyer/patriot, found American Biblical Society

1704 Event - Elias Neau forms school for slaves in New York

1704 Event - Elias Neau, a Frenchman, opens a school for blacks in New York City

1692 Death - Elias Ashmole, antiquary, dies

1646 Death - Elias Hill, German architect of Augsburg, dies at 72

1617 Birthday - Elias Ashmole, antiquary

1573 Birthday - Elias Hill, German architect/city builder, Augsburg

1253 Death - Elias van Cortona, Italian general (1232-39), dies at about 53













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