Historical Events In 1874
Thursday, 25 February 2021
Jun 22 In the year 1874 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 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 In the year 1874 oley Speaks, composer
Jun 29 Georg Gohler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1874 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 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office on this day in history.
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 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1874 fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63
Jul 12 Ontario Agricultural College founded in the year 1874.
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) in the year 1874.
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 On this day in history serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)
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 In the year 1874 major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court
Jul 30 In the year 1874 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles
Jul 31 Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes on this day in history.
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 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 Harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head on this day in history.