Historical Events In 1874
Friday, 22 March 2019
Jun 22 In the year 1874 dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
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 On this day in history freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 On this day in history oley Speaks, composer
Jun 29 Georg Gohler, composer in the year 1874.
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 in the year 1874.
Jul 01 On this day in history 1st Chamber accept law against child labor
Jul 01 In the year 1874 first US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000
Jul 01 In the year 1874 michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)
Jul 03 Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed
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 Fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63 in the year 1874.
Jul 12 In the year 1874 ontario Agricultural College founded
Jul 12 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1874 '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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 30 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles in the year 1874.
Jul 31 In the year 1874 commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes
Jul 31 Patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1874 eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)
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 The birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US in the year 1874.
Aug 11 In the year 1874 harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head