Historical Events For 1886
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Jul 31 Franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
Aug 01 In the year 1886 isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
Aug 02 On this day in history john Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961)
Aug 03 On this day in history per August Olander, composer, dies at 62
Aug 04 In the year 1886 colombia adopts constitution
Aug 05 In the year 1886 oscar Espla, composer
Aug 06 Edward Ballantine, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 06 On this day in history wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45
Aug 07 In the year 1886 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
Aug 08 Daniel Ruyneman, composer on this day in history.
Aug 10 Eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1886 hilda Doolittle, poet/prominent member of imagist movement
Aug 12 In the year 1886 w G Grace made his highest Test Cricket score, v Aust, The Oval
Aug 13 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1886.
Aug 13 In the year 1886 jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
Aug 13 John A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia. on this day in history.
Aug 15 Bill Whitty, cricketer (Australian left-arm bowler 1909-12) in the year 1886.
Aug 15 In the year 1886 guy Hecker scores 7 runs in 1 game
Aug 16 Swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history carr Baker Neel & Samuel Neel win US Lawn Tennis Assn doubles
Aug 19 Robert Heger, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 20 Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung) in the year 1886.
Aug 22 On this day in history jose da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67
Aug 22 In the year 1886 william J. Kendall successfully swims through the Niagara Rapids wearing a cork life jacket.
Aug 23 In the year 1886 gottfried Rudinger, composer
Aug 24 On this day in history william Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships
Aug 25 1st intl polo meet (US vs England) in the year 1886.
Aug 27 Eric Coates, Hucknall Nottinghamshire England, viola player/composer in the year 1886.
Aug 31 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston SC, 110 die on this day in history.
Aug 31 A strong earthquake rocks Charleston, SC, killing more than 100 people in the year 1886.
Aug 31 In the year 1886 the first major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston, SC
Sep 01 Neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced on this day in history.
Sep 01 Othmar Schoeck, composer in the year 1886.