Historical Events Happened In 1886
Monday, 22 December 2014
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 Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) in the year 1886.
Aug 02 In the year 1886 john Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961)
Aug 03 Per August Olander, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Colombia adopts constitution in the year 1886.
Aug 05 In the year 1886 oscar Espla, composer
Aug 06 On this day in history edward Ballantine, composer
Aug 06 Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
Aug 13 In the year 1886 john A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia..
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 on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1886 swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50
Aug 18 Carr Baker Neel & Samuel Neel win US Lawn Tennis Assn doubles in the year 1886.
Aug 19 Robert Heger, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 20 Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung) on this day in history.
Aug 22 Jose da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67 in the year 1886.
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 William Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships in the year 1886.
Aug 25 In the year 1886 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 on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1886 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 On this day in history othmar Schoeck, composer