On this day:

1870 Napoleon III ousted as Emperor of France

1888 Printing and imaging company Kodak, also known as Eastman Kodak Company, was founded by inventor George Eastman

1998 Google is founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin

Gone on this day:

1965 Albert Schweitzer, Alsatian physician, Nobel Prize laureate

2006 Steve Irwin, Australian zoologist, television host