Historical Events In 1874
Friday, 16 November 2018
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 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 On this day in history 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 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 Gerhard von Keussler, composer in the year 1874.
Jul 07 In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office
Jul 08 In the year 1874 the Mounties begin their March West.
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 In the year 1874 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) in the year 1874.
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 On this day in history major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court
Jul 30 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles in the year 1874.
Jul 31 Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1874 patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U
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 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 Harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head on this day in history.