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Historical Events Happened In 1887

Monday, 22 December 2014

Feb 26   In the year 1887 george Lohmann took 1st 8-wkt haul in Test Crickets, 8-35 at SCG  

Feb 26   On this day in history george Lohmann took first 8-wicket haul in Test Crickets, 8-35 at SCG  

Feb 27   Alexander Porfir'yevich Borodin, Russian composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.  

Feb 27   On this day in history james D Innes, English painter  

Feb 28   In the year 1887 william Zorach, Lithuania, US sculptor (Spirit of the Dance)  

Mar 02   American Trotting Association organized in Detroit in the year 1887.  

Mar 02   In the year 1887 august W Eichler, German botanist, dies at 47  

Mar 03   American Protective Assn forms (anti-Catholic) in Clinton Iowa in the year 1887.  

Mar 03   On this day in history american Protective Association forms (anti-Catholic) in Clinton IA  

Mar 03   Anne Sullivan begins teaching 6 year old blind-deaf Helen Keller on this day in history.  

Mar 05   Heitor Villa-Lobos, Rio de Janeiro Brazil, composer (Salon Waltz) on this day in history.  

Mar 06   Henri Gagnon, composer on this day in history.  

Mar 07   On this day in history heino Eller, composer  

Mar 07   On this day in history north Carolina State University is founded by the North Carolina General Assembly.  

Mar 08   Everett Horton, Connecticut, patents fishing rod of telescoping steel tubes in the year 1887.  

Mar 08   Everett Horton, CT, patents fishing rod of telescoping steel tubes in the year 1887.  

Mar 08   Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian/critic, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Mar 08   The telescopic fishing rod, made of steel tubes inside one another, was patented by Everett Horton on this day in history.  

Mar 09   In the year 1887 phil Mead, cricketer (strong batsman for England pre- & post-WWI)  

Mar 13   In the year 1887 carlos Isamitt, composer  

Mar 13   Chester Greenwood of Maine patents earmuffs in the year 1887.  

Mar 14   On this day in history george Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter  

Mar 15   1st salaried fish & game warden (William Alden Smith in Michigan) in the year 1887.  

Mar 15   In the year 1887 michigan appoints first salaried game and fish warden in US(William Alden Smith)  

Mar 16   Emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Mar 17   On this day in history ben Sajet, Dutch physician/politician  

Mar 20   On this day in history pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian, dies at 73  

Mar 21   In the year 1887 edwin Scharff, German "entartet" painter/sculptor  

Mar 22   In the year 1887 chico Marx, [Leonard Martin], NYC, comedian (Marx Brothers)  

Mar 23   In the year 1887 anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn-catalog)  

Mar 23   On this day in history more than 80 miners die in gas explosion in colliery at Bulli, NSW.  

Mar 23   The birth of Juan Gris, Spanish painter on this day in history.  

Mar 24   On this day in history oscar Straus appointed 1st Jewish ambassador from US (to Turkey)  

Mar 24   Oscar Straus appointed first Jewish ambassador from US (to Turkey) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1887

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1887 birth of wilhelm Canaris, German admiral/head German military intelligence  

Jan 03   Helen Parkhurst, US educator (Education on the Dalton plan) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   August Macke, German painter (d. 1914) was born in the year 1887.  

Jan 10   In the year 1887 birth of robinson Jeffers, US, poet/playwright (Tamar & Other Poems, Medea)  

Jan 11   In the year 1887 birth of aldo Leopold, founder (Wilderness Society)  

Jan 13   George Gurdjieff, Armenian-Greek mystic (d. 1949) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 16   John Hamilton, Penn, actor (Perry White-Superman) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   In the year 1887 birth of ola Raknes, Norwegian psychoanalyst and philologist (d. 1975)  

Famous Deaths In 1887

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Johan Hendrik Koelman, portrait painter, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Abraham I van Lier, Dutch actor/director (Gran Theatre), dies at 74 in the year 1887.  

Jan 14   On this day in history friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83  

Jan 17   In the year 1887 death of william Giblin, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1840)  

Feb 10   In the year 1887 ellen Wood, English author (Pomeroy Abbey), dies at 73  

Feb 15   On this day in history alexander Borodin, composer, dies  

Feb 19   Eduard Douwes Dekker, Dutch writer (Max Havelaar), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Feb 27   In the year 1887 alexander Porfir'yevich Borodin, Russian composer, dies at 53