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Historical Events In 1874

Friday, 16 November 2018

Jun 22   Dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy on this day in history.  

Jun 22   Howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies on this day in history.  

Jun 26   Albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14) on this day in history.  

Jun 28   In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes  

Jun 28   On this day in history oley Speaks, composer  

Jun 29   On this day in history georg Gohler, composer  

Jun 29   Greek politician Charilaos Trikoupis publishes a manifesto in the Athens daily Kairoi entitled "Who's to Blame?" in which he lays out his complaints against King George. He is elected Prime Minister of Greece the next year on this day in history.  

Jul 01   On this day in history 1st Chamber accept law against child labor  

Jul 01   On this day in history first US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000  

Jul 01   On this day in history michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)  

Jul 03   In the year 1874 apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader  

Jul 04   Social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed on this day in history.  

Jul 05   Gerhard von Keussler, composer in the year 1874.  

Jul 07   In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office  

Jul 08   In the year 1874 the Mounties begin their March West.  

Jul 10   In the year 1874 austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)  

Jul 11   Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 on this day in history.  

Jul 12   Fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63 in the year 1874.  

Jul 12   On this day in history ontario Agricultural College founded  

Jul 12   Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) in the year 1874.  

Jul 14   On this day in history 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914)  

Jul 23   In the year 1874 aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa.  

Jul 26   Serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp) in the year 1874.  

Jul 28   In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)  

Jul 29   August Stramm, writer in the year 1874.  

Jul 29   On this day in history major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court  

Jul 30   1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles in the year 1874.  

Jul 31   Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes on this day in history.  

Jul 31   In the year 1874 patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U  

Aug 03   Eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra) on this day in history.  

Aug 05   On this day in history japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England.  

Aug 10   Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) in the year 1874.  

Aug 10   In the year 1874 the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US  

Aug 11   Harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1874

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Hugo Leichtentritt, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Gustave Whitehead, German inventor (d. 1927) was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 01   Frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944) was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael)  

Jan 04   Sven Fleuron, writer was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 05   In the year 1874 birth of joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944)  

Jan 06   In the year 1874 birth of fred Niblo, U.S. film actor, director, producer (d. 1948)  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin  

Famous Deaths In 1874

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1874 death of thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798)  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814)  

Jan 17   Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

Jan 19   H v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75 in the year 1874.  

Feb 03   Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) died on this day in history.  

Feb 08   On this day in history david F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66  

Feb 09   Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75 in the year 1874.  

Feb 17   In the year 1874 [Lambert] Adolphe J Quetelet, Belg astronomer/sociologist, dies at 77  

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