Historical Events In 1874
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jun 22 In the year 1874 dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
Jun 22 On this day in history howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies
Jun 26 On this day in history albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)
Jun 28 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
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 1st Chamber accept law against child labor in the year 1874.
Jul 01 In the year 1874 first US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000
Jul 01 Michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim) in the year 1874.
Jul 03 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office
Jul 08 On this day in history 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 Fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
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 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914) in the year 1874.
Jul 23 Aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 29 Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court in the year 1874.
Jul 30 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes
Jul 31 Patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U in the year 1874.
Aug 03 Eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra) in the year 1874.
Aug 05 In the year 1874 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) on this day in history.
Aug 10 The birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head