Historical Events For 1886
Friday, 24 November 2017
Jul 31 Franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74 in the year 1886.
Aug 01 Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1886 isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing)
Aug 02 John Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961) on this day in history.
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 Oscar Espla, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 06 Edward Ballantine, composer in the year 1886.
Aug 06 In the year 1886 wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45
Aug 07 On this day in history louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
Aug 08 In the year 1886 daniel Ruyneman, composer
Aug 10 In the year 1886 eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
Aug 10 In the year 1886 hilda Doolittle, poet/prominent member of imagist movement
Aug 12 On this day in history 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. in the year 1886.
Aug 15 Bill Whitty, cricketer (Australian left-arm bowler 1909-12) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Guy Hecker scores 7 runs in 1 game on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50
Aug 18 Carr Baker Neel & Samuel Neel win US Lawn Tennis Assn doubles on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1886 robert Heger, composer
Aug 20 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced
Sep 01 On this day in history othmar Schoeck, composer