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Historical Events In 1874

Friday, 15 November 2019

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 in the year 1874.  

Jun 26   On this day in history albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)  

Jun 28   Freedmen's Bank closes on this day in history.  

Jun 28   Oley Speaks, composer on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1874.  

Jul 01   On this day in history 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   Michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim) in the year 1874.  

Jul 03   Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader on this day in history.  

Jul 04   Social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed on this day in history.  

Jul 05   In the year 1874 gerhard von Keussler, composer  

Jul 07   On this day in history 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office  

Jul 08   On this day in history the Mounties begin their March West.  

Jul 10   Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust) in the year 1874.  

Jul 11   In the year 1874 xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54  

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) in the year 1874.  

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   Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court in the year 1874.  

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   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   Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1874 harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head  

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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 on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael) was born in the year 1874.  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944)  

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

Jan 13   In the year 1874 birth of jozef E van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechlin  

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   On this day in history chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62  

Jan 19   H v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Feb 03   Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) died on this day in history.  

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

Feb 09   In the year 1874 jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75  

Feb 17   [Lambert] Adolphe J Quetelet, Belg astronomer/sociologist, dies at 77 in the year 1874.  

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