Historical Events In 1874
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Jun 22 Dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy in the year 1874.
Jun 22 In the year 1874 howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies
Jun 26 Albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14) in the year 1874.
Jun 28 Freedmen's Bank closes in the year 1874.
Jun 28 On this day in history oley Speaks, composer
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 In the year 1874 1st Chamber accept law against child labor
Jul 01 On this day in history first US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000
Jul 01 On this day in history michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
Jul 11 On this day in history 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 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG)
Jul 14 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)
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 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 In the year 1874 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 In the year 1874 japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England.
Aug 10 Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) in the year 1874.
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