Historical Events In 1874
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jun 22 On this day in history dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
Jun 22 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1874 social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed
Jul 05 On this day in history gerhard von Keussler, composer
Jul 07 In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office
Jul 08 The Mounties begin their March West in the year 1874.
Jul 10 In the year 1874 austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
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 On this day in history ontario Agricultural College founded
Jul 12 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) in the year 1874.
Jul 14 On this day in history '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) on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)
Jul 29 August Stramm, writer on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1874 major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court
Jul 30 On this day in history 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles
Jul 31 In the year 1874 commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes
Jul 31 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U
Aug 03 Eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra) in the year 1874.
Aug 05 Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England in the year 1874.
Aug 10 Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) on this day in history.
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