Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for '1871': Common year starting on Friday Common year starting on Sunday Gregorian calendar Julian calendar Roman numerals Amadeo of Spain January 2 German Empire January 18 Nation state North German Confederation List of German monarchs List of rulers of Prussia Wilhelm I, German Emperor Dijon French Third Republic Giuseppe Garibaldi January 21 George Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll March 21 Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll Secretary of State for India Impeachment March 22 North Carolina U.S. state William Woods Holden Fort Kearny Nebraska United States Army March 26 Paris Paris Commune March 27 Rugby union March 29 Royal Albert Hall Victoria of the United Kingdom April Handelsbanken Civil Rights Act of 1871 Ulysses S. Grant Major League Baseball May 4 May 8 France Franco-Prussian War May 10 Court of Common Pleas (England)