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