Historical Events In 1874
Monday, 21 January 2019
Jun 22 On this day in history dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
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 Georg Gohler, composer in the year 1874.
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 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 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 in the year 1874.
Jul 05 Gerhard von Keussler, composer on this day in history.
Jul 07 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office in the year 1874.
Jul 08 The Mounties begin their March West in the year 1874.
Jul 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63
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 '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 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 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 In the year 1874 commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes
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 in the year 1874.
Aug 10 Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) in the year 1874.
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US
Aug 11 In the year 1874 harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head