Historical Events In 1874
Monday, 06 July 2020
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 in the year 1874.
Jun 26 Albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14) in the year 1874.
Jun 28 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 Oley Speaks, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 Georg Gohler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1874 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 1st Chamber accept law against child labor on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1874.
Jul 05 Gerhard von Keussler, composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
Jul 11 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 in the year 1874.
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 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 On this day in history 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 Ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man) in the year 1874.
Jul 29 In the year 1874 august Stramm, writer
Jul 29 In the year 1874 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 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U
Aug 03 In the year 1874 eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)
Aug 05 Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England in the year 1874.
Aug 10 In the year 1874 herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)
Aug 10 In the year 1874 the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US
Aug 11 On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head