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British astronomer Warren De La Rue captures photographic images of a solar eclipse Science/Technology
Carlist forces land in Catalonia and declare the pretender Don Carlos as rightful King of Spain Foreign
Carlist pretender Don Carlos, Count Montemolin gives up his claim to be rightful King of Spain US/the World
Carlist pretender Don Carlos, Count Montemolin retracts his renunciation of Spanish throne US/the World
Conservatives in Spain reestablish Catholicism as the state religion Foreign
In Santiago, Chile ratifies its alliance with Peru against Spain, assuring full-scale war over the Chincha Islands US/the World
In Spain, a woefully abortive Carlist attempt is made to overthrow the Spanish throne US/the World
In Spain, commander of the recent abortive Carlist uprising executed by firing squad US/the World
Invading Spanish defeat Moroccan forces at their camp near Tetuan Battles/Soldiers
Invading Spanish troops enter the key Moroccan town of Tetuan Battles/Soldiers
Meteorite shower strikes in northern Spain Science/Technology
Mexico suspends interest payments on it foreign debts and causes consternation in Europe US/the World
Morocco rejects Spain's ultimatum setting the stage for a six month long war in northern Morocco Foreign
Peru and Chile negotiate an alliance against Spain, assuring full-scale war over the Chincha Islands dispute US/the World
Powerful and feared Confederate warship sails away from Ferrol in Spain and U.S. Navy warships decline an engagement Battles/Soldiers
Queen Isabella of Spain approves the preliminary terms of a punitive treaty against Morocco US/the World
Spain delivers a final ultimatum to Morocco threatening war if concessions are not made US/the World
Spain signs a treaty confirming the independence the Republic of Honduras had won in 1821. US/the World
Spain signs the punitive treaty imposed upon Morocco following the recent war US/the World
Spanish force Moroccan authorities to accept an armistice and begin peace negotiations Foreign
Spanish naval forces seize Peru's guano-rich Chincha Islands to enforce compensation demands US/the World
Spanish Prime Minister Enrique O'Donnell attempts to restore liberal constitution Foreign
Spanish win crushing victory over Moroccan forces Foreign
The towering castle at Segovia in Spain heavily damaged in a massive fire Crime/Disasters
Treaty of Bayonne between France and Spain sets their international borders Foreign
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Cadiz, Spain City or Town
Granada, Spain City or Town
Madrid, Spain City or Town
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