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Historical Events In 1874

Tuesday, 04 October 2022

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) on this day in history.  

Jun 28   On this day in history freedmen's Bank closes  

Jun 28   On this day in history oley Speaks, composer  

Jun 29   In the year 1874 georg Gohler, composer  

Jun 29   On this day in history 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   1st Chamber accept law against child labor in the year 1874.  

Jul 01   First US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000 in the year 1874.  

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   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   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   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   In the year 1874 fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63  

Jul 12   Ontario Agricultural College founded in the year 1874.  

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) in the year 1874.  

Jul 23   Aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa on this day in history.  

Jul 26   In the year 1874 serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)  

Jul 28   Ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man) in the year 1874.  

Jul 29   On this day in history august Stramm, writer  

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 on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)  

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) 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 in the year 1874.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1874

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1874 birth of hugo Leichtentritt, composer  

Jan 01   Gustave Whitehead, German inventor (d. 1927) was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 01   Frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944) was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael)  

Jan 04   Sven Fleuron, writer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944) was born in the year 1874.  

Jan 06   In the year 1874 birth of fred Niblo, U.S. film actor, director, producer (d. 1948)  

Jan 13   Jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1874

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   Thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798) died in the year 1874.  

Jan 08   Charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814) died in the year 1874.  

Jan 17   Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 in the year 1874.  

Jan 19   On this day in history h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75  

Feb 03   Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) died in the year 1874.  

Feb 08   In the year 1874 david F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66  

Feb 09   Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75 in the year 1874.  

Feb 17   [Lambert] Adolphe J Quetelet, Belg astronomer/sociologist, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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