Ragtime

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  • The first composition of ragtime

    The first composition of ragtime
    The first composition know of ragtime was created from the pianist Tommy Turpin. The composition was called Harlem Rag.
  • Cinema was born

    Cinema was born
    the cinema was born
  • The first ragtime composition printed

    The first ragtime composition printed
    The first rag composition printed was a composition with piano.
  • Felix Hoffmann patents Aspirin

    Felix Hoffmann patents Aspirin
    Felix Hoffmann patents Aspirin this year
  • The contest

    The contest
    A cutting contest (a colloquial term for music competition) for ragtime pianists is held at New York's Tammany Hall.
  • Louis Armstrong was born

    Louis Armstrong was born
    Louis Armstrong was an American jazz trumpeter and singer from New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Scott Joplin publishes The Entertainer

    Scott Joplin publishes The Entertainer
    Scott Joplin publishes The Entertainer: a Ragtime Two-Step, which would become a popular hit nearly 70 years later.
  • First flight

    First flight
    Wright brothers made the first flight and they moved 37 meters in 12 seconds (10.9km / h)
  • Irving Berlin

    Irving Berlin
    Irving Berlin records Alexander's Ragtime Band, which becomes a hit but is scorned by ragtime purists.
  • Unhapinness for the music

    Unhapinness for the music
    Scott Joplin dies; he was the best pianist playing ragtime. The classic era of ragtime ends.