1870 in the United States

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1870 in the United States
Years: 1867 1868 186918701871 1872 1873

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Events from the year 1870 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

First Documented climb of Mt Rainer by medal of Honor winner General Hazard Stevens.

October–December

  • November 1 – 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".

Undated

Ongoing

Births

  • February 26 – John S. Cohen, United States Senator from Georgia from 1932 till 1933. (died 1935)

Deaths

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