Historical Events In 1874
Saturday, 25 May 2019
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 in the year 1874.
Jun 26 In the year 1874 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 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 On this day in history 1st Chamber accept law against child labor
Jul 01 First US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000 in the year 1874.
Jul 01 In the year 1874 michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)
Jul 03 Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader in the year 1874.
Jul 04 In the year 1874 social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed
Jul 05 In the year 1874 gerhard von Keussler, composer
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 in the year 1874.
Jul 10 Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust) in the year 1874.
Jul 11 In the year 1874 xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54
Jul 12 On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63
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 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) on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history august Stramm, writer
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 on this day in history.
Jul 31 Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes in the year 1874.
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 In the year 1874 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 On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head