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