Historical Events In 1874
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
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 on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history 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 Georg Gohler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history 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.
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 Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader in the year 1874.
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 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1874 the Mounties begin their March West.
Jul 10 Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust) on this day in history.
Jul 11 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jul 12 On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63
Jul 12 Ontario Agricultural College founded in the year 1874.
Jul 12 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) in the year 1874.
Jul 14 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914) in the year 1874.
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) in the year 1874.
Jul 29 On this day in history august Stramm, writer
Jul 29 On this day in history major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court
Jul 30 In the year 1874 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles
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 On this day in history eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)
Aug 05 Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England on this day in history.
Aug 10 Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1874.