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Historical Events In 1874

Sunday, 26 January 2020

Jun 22   Dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy in the year 1874.  

Jun 22   Howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies on this day in history.  

Jun 26   In the year 1874 albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)  

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

Jun 28   On this day in history oley Speaks, composer  

Jun 29   On this day in history georg Gohler, composer  

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 on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader  

Jul 04   In the year 1874 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   The Mounties begin their March West in the year 1874.  

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   On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63  

Jul 12   In the year 1874 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) in the year 1874.  

Jul 23   Aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa on this day in history.  

Jul 26   Serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp) on this day in history.  

Jul 28   Ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man) in the year 1874.  

Jul 29   August Stramm, writer in the year 1874.  

Jul 29   Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court in the year 1874.  

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) on this day in history.  

Aug 05   In the year 1874 japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England.  

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 in the year 1874.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1874

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Hugo Leichtentritt, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   In the year 1874 birth of gustave Whitehead, German inventor (d. 1927)  

Jan 01   In the year 1874 birth of frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944)  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer (Asrael)  

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 in the year 1874.  

Famous Deaths In 1874

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1874 death of thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798)  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814)  

Jan 17   In the year 1874 chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62  

Jan 19   H v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75 in the year 1874.  

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 in the year 1874.  

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

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