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Historical Events In 1874

Saturday, 28 March 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 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   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 in the year 1874.  

Jul 01   In the year 1874 1st Chamber accept law against child labor  

Jul 01   First US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000 on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed  

Jul 05   On this day in history gerhard von Keussler, composer  

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

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   Ontario Agricultural College founded on this day in history.  

Jul 12   Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1874.  

Jul 26   In the year 1874 serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)  

Jul 28   In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)  

Jul 29   August Stramm, writer in the year 1874.  

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

Jul 30   In the year 1874 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles  

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 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   On this day in history 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   In the year 1874 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   In the year 1874 birth of sven Fleuron, writer  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944)  

Jan 06   Fred Niblo, U.S. film actor, director, producer (d. 1948) was born in the year 1874.  

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   Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

Jan 19   On this day in history h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75  

Feb 03   Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) died in the year 1874.  

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

Feb 09   In the year 1874 jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75  

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

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