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Historical Events In 1874

Friday, 22 March 2019

Jun 22   In the year 1874 dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy  

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   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   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   In the year 1874 first US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000  

Jul 01   In the year 1874 michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim)  

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

Jul 04   On this day in history social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed  

Jul 05   Gerhard von Keussler, composer in the year 1874.  

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

Jul 08   In the year 1874 the Mounties begin their March West.  

Jul 10   Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust) on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1874 ontario Agricultural College founded  

Jul 12   Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG) on this day in history.  

Jul 14   In the year 1874 '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   On this day in history ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)  

Jul 29   August Stramm, writer on this day in history.  

Jul 29   Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1874 eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)  

Aug 05   On this day in history japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England.  

Aug 10   In the year 1874 herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)  

Aug 10   The birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US in the year 1874.  

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   On this day in history birth of gustave Whitehead, German inventor (d. 1927)  

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   In the year 1874 birth of joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944)  

Jan 06   On this day in history 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   On this day in history death of thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798)  

Jan 08   Charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814) died on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62  

Jan 19   In the year 1874 h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75  

Feb 03   On this day in history death of lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835)  

Feb 08   On this day in history david F Strauss, German theologist, dies at 66  

Feb 09   Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75 on this day in history.  

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

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