Historical Events For 1886
Monday, 24 April 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 On this day in history isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
Aug 02 On this day in history john Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961)
Aug 03 Per August Olander, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1886 colombia adopts constitution
Aug 05 Oscar Espla, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 06 On this day in history edward Ballantine, composer
Aug 06 Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45 in the year 1886.
Aug 07 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible) on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1886 daniel Ruyneman, composer
Aug 10 In the year 1886 eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
Aug 10 On this day in history hilda Doolittle, poet/prominent member of imagist movement
Aug 12 W G Grace made his highest Test Cricket score, v Aust, The Oval in the year 1886.
Aug 13 On this day in history adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
Aug 13 Jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter in the year 1886.
Aug 13 In the year 1886 john A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia..
Aug 15 In the year 1886 bill Whitty, cricketer (Australian left-arm bowler 1909-12)
Aug 15 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1886 paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung)
Aug 22 Jose da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 1st intl polo meet (US vs England) in the year 1886.
Aug 27 In the year 1886 eric Coates, Hucknall Nottinghamshire England, viola player/composer
Aug 31 In the year 1886 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston SC, 110 die
Aug 31 On this day in history a strong earthquake rocks Charleston, SC, killing more than 100 people.
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 in the year 1886.
Sep 01 On this day in history othmar Schoeck, composer