♂ Francis Joseph Fisher Sr.

1870 - 1949

 

Frank

Francis Joseph Fisher Sr.
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Parents
Peter S Fisher Sr.
Peter S Fisher Sr.
1817 - 1894
Katherine Wiesen
Katherine Wiesen
1831 - 1923
Spouse
Mary Candell
Mary Candell
1868 - 1934
Children
Siblings

1870


Age: 6m
1870 • In the United States, the newly created Weather Bureau (later renamed the National Weather Service) makes its first official meteorological forecast: "High winds at Chicago and Milwaukee... and along the Lakes".

1891


Jul 20
Age: 21y

marriage


Mary Candell
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA ⇓
Married in St. Patrick's Church
1891 Otsu Incident: Tsesarevich Nikolay Alexandrovich (the future Czar Nicholas II) of Russia survives an assassination attempt while visiting Japan.

1892


Sep 19
Age: 22y

1894


May 1
Age: 23y
1894 • The May Day Riots (against unemployment) break out in Cleveland, Ohio.

1896


Jan 13
Age: 25y
1896 • The New York Telephone Company is formed.

1897


Sep 20
Age: 27y

1899


Jul 12
Age: 29y
1899 Esporte Clube Vitória Association football club is founded in Salvador, Brazil.

1901


Feb 7
Age: 30y
1901 Peter O'Connor sets the first International Association of Athletics Federations recognised long jump world record of 24 ft 11¾ins. The record will stand for 20 years.

1902


Sep 11
Age: 32y
1902 Alfonso XIII of Spain begins his reign.

1904


Jun 28
Age: 34y
1904 • The Daytona Educational and Industrial Training School for Negro Girls, now Bethune-Cookman University, is founded.

1906


Nov 7
Age: 36y
1906 • Russian Prime Minister Pyotr Stolypin introduces agrarian reforms aimed at creating a large class of land-owning peasants.

1908


Nov 18
Age: 38y
1908 The Hoover Company of Canton, Ohio, acquires manufacturing rights to the upright portable vacuum cleaner just invented by James M. Spangler.

1920


Age: 49y

1949


Apr 20
Age: 78y
1949 India issues the London Declaration, enabling it (and, thereafter, any other nation) to remain in the British Commonwealth despite becoming a republic, creating the position of 'Head of the Commonwealth', and renaming the organisation as the 'Commonwealth of Nations'.

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