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1880
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Clapham Rovers
Clapham Rovers 1 Oxford University 0
1880
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
John Hartley
1880
   the winner was   
Fonso
George Lewis
1880
   the winner was   
Bob Ferguson
At Musselbergh
1880
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Grand Flaneur
Jockey - Thomas Hales, Trainer - T. Brown, Owner - William A. Long, Time - 3.34.75
1880
      
"Boycott" Entered the Language
Charles Stewart Parnell, leader of the Land League, declares that anyone who takes over the land of an evicted tennant is to be ostracised. The first recipient of this treatment is a Captain Boycott.
1880
   is birth year of   
Bloch
Ernest, d. 1959
1880
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Grenada
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50
1880
   winner was   
Grenada
W. Hughes up, Trainer: R. Wyndham Walden, Owner: George L. Lorillard -- 2:47.00
Monte Ward
   pitched a perfect game on   
June 17th 1880
Providence Grays 5, Buffalo Bisons 0 at Providence, Rhode Island -- 20 years old
Lee Richmond
   pitched a perfect game on   
June 12th 1880
Worcester Ruby Legs 1, Cleveland Blues 0 at Worcester, Massachusetts -- 23 years old
1880
   was won by   
Controller
W. Brophy
Symbolism
   happened during   
1880-1910
France/Belgium
Franz Von Suppé
   composed   
Donna Juanita (1880)
Timothy John Keefe (1880-93)
   had the nickname   
“Smiling Tim” or “Sir Timothy”
William Ewing (1880-97)
   had the nickname   
“Buck”
Benjamin Disraeli
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1874-1880
Conservative
Tonalism
   happened during   
1880-1920
United States
Fred Grace
   died in   
1880 aged 30 from Pneumonia
Test cricketer, brother of WG Grace English
Romanticism
   happened during   
1790-1880
Europe
Ned Kelly
   died in   
1880 aged 26 was Executed
bushranger Australian
William Gladstone
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1880-1885
Liberal
Pointillism
   happened during   
1880-1920
France
Johann Strauss II
   composed   
Das Spitzentuch Der Königin (1880)
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief
Synthetism
   happened during   
1880-1890
France
Ned Kelly
   lifespan was   
1855-1880
Australia's most famous bushranger.
Edward Hugh Hanlon (player & Manager, 1880-1907)
   had the nickname   
“Ned”






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