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Historical Events In 1874

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Jun 22   On this day in history dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy  

Jun 22   On this day in history howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies  

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

Jun 28   Freedmen's Bank closes in the year 1874.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Jul 04   In the year 1874 social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed  

Jul 05   On this day in history gerhard von Keussler, composer  

Jul 07   In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office  

Jul 08   The Mounties begin their March West in the year 1874.  

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 on this day in history.  

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) on this day in history.  

Jul 28   In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)  

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

Jul 29   In the year 1874 major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court  

Jul 30   On this day in history 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   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 in the year 1874.  

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   On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head  

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Famous Birthdays In 1874

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history 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   In the year 1874 birth of sven Fleuron, writer  

Jan 05   In the year 1874 birth of joseph Erlanger, doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944)  

Jan 06   Fred Niblo, U.S. film actor, director, producer (d. 1948) was born in the year 1874.  

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   Thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798) died on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history h v Fallersleben, writer, dies at 75  

Feb 03   Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) died on this day in history.  

Feb 08   In the year 1874 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   On this day in history [Lambert] Adolphe J Quetelet, Belg astronomer/sociologist, dies at 77  

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