Historical Events For 1886
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Jul 31 Franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1886 great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
Aug 01 In the year 1886 isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
Aug 02 John Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961) in the year 1886.
Aug 03 In the year 1886 per August Olander, composer, dies at 62
Aug 04 Colombia adopts constitution in the year 1886.
Aug 05 Oscar Espla, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 06 In the year 1886 edward Ballantine, composer
Aug 06 In the year 1886 wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45
Aug 07 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible) in the year 1886.
Aug 08 Daniel Ruyneman, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 10 In the year 1886 eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
Aug 10 Hilda Doolittle, poet/prominent member of imagist movement in the year 1886.
Aug 12 W G Grace made his highest Test Cricket score, v Aust, The Oval in the year 1886.
Aug 13 In the year 1886 adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
Aug 13 Jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter in the year 1886.
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 Guy Hecker scores 7 runs in 1 game in the year 1886.
Aug 16 On this day in history swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50
Aug 18 In the year 1886 carr Baker Neel & Samuel Neel win US Lawn Tennis Assn doubles
Aug 19 In the year 1886 robert Heger, composer
Aug 20 Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung) in the year 1886.
Aug 22 In the year 1886 jose da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67
Aug 22 William J. Kendall successfully swims through the Niagara Rapids wearing a cork life jacket on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1886 gottfried Rudinger, composer
Aug 24 In the year 1886 william Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships
Aug 25 On this day in history 1st intl polo meet (US vs England)
Aug 27 In the year 1886 eric Coates, Hucknall Nottinghamshire England, viola player/composer
Aug 31 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston SC, 110 die in the year 1886.
Aug 31 On this day in history a strong earthquake rocks Charleston, SC, killing more than 100 people.
Aug 31 On this day in history the first major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston, SC
Sep 01 Neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced in the year 1886.
Sep 01 Othmar Schoeck, composer on this day in history.