Historical Events In 1874
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
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 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 Oley Speaks, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1874.
Jul 01 1st Chamber accept law against child labor in the year 1874.
Jul 01 On this day in history 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 in the year 1874.
Jul 04 On this day in history social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed
Jul 05 In the year 1874 gerhard von Keussler, composer
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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1874 austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
Jul 11 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 in the year 1874.
Jul 12 On this day in history 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 In the year 1874 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914)
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) in the year 1874.
Jul 28 Ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man) in the year 1874.
Jul 29 In the year 1874 august Stramm, writer
Jul 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1874 commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes
Jul 31 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U
Aug 03 On this day in history eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra)
Aug 05 Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US
Aug 11 Harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head in the year 1874.