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Historical Events In 1874

Saturday, 25 May 2019

Jun 22   Dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy in the year 1874.  

Jun 22   Howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies in the year 1874.  

Jun 26   In the year 1874 albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)  

Jun 28   Freedmen's Bank closes in the year 1874.  

Jun 28   In the year 1874 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   First US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000 in the year 1874.  

Jul 01   In the year 1874 michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)  

Jul 03   Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader in the year 1874.  

Jul 04   In the year 1874 social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed  

Jul 05   In the year 1874 gerhard von Keussler, composer  

Jul 07   27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office on this day in history.  

Jul 08   The Mounties begin their March West in the year 1874.  

Jul 10   Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust) in the year 1874.  

Jul 11   In the year 1874 xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54  

Jul 12   On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63  

Jul 12   On this day in history ontario Agricultural College founded  

Jul 12   In the year 1874 start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG)  

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   On this day in history serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)  

Jul 28   Ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man) on this day in history.  

Jul 29   On this day in history august Stramm, writer  

Jul 29   Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court on this day in history.  

Jul 30   1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles on this day in history.  

Jul 31   Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes in the year 1874.  

Jul 31   Patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1874 herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)  

Aug 10   On this day in history the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US  

Aug 11   On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head  

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Famous Birthdays In 1874

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of hugo Leichtentritt, composer  

Jan 01   In the year 1874 birth of gustave Whitehead, German inventor (d. 1927)  

Jan 01   Frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of sven Fleuron, writer  

Jan 05   Joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 13   In the year 1874 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   Charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814) died in the year 1874.  

Jan 17   In the year 1874 chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62  

Jan 19   In the year 1874 h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75  

Feb 03   In the year 1874 death of lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835)  

Feb 08   In the year 1874 david F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66  

Feb 09   Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75 on this day in history.  

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

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