Historical Events In 1882
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1882 w C Wendelaar, mayor of Alkmaar (1919-34)/Dutch MP (VVD)
Jan 01 William Cornelius Van Horne is appointed General Manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Van Horne succeeded in laying 480 miles of track across the Prairies in the summer of 1882 in the year 1882.
Jan 02 In the year 1882 because of anti-monopoly laws, Standard Oil is organized as a trust
Jan 03 In the year 1882 willem Benoy, Flemish actor/director (Pygmalion)
Jan 03 In the year 1882 william H Ainsworth, English writer (Guy Fawkes), dies at 76
Jan 06 On this day in history samuel Rayburn, Tenn, (Rep-D-Tx), speaker of the House (1940-57)
Jan 10 In the year 1882 charles Trowbridge, Vera Cruz Mexico, actor (Fatal Hour)
Jan 12 Jakob Jud, Swiss linguist/etymologist in the year 1882.
Jan 13 In the year 1882 richard Wagner completes his opera "Parsifal"
Jan 14 In the year 1882 hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America)
Jan 15 1st US ski club forms (Berlin NH) in the year 1882.
Jan 15 In the year 1882 florian Znaniecki, Polish/US sociologist (Polish Peasant in Europe)
Jan 15 The First US ski club forms (Berlin NH) on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1882 1st Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office
Jan 17 The first Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office on this day in history.
Jan 18 Alan Alexander Milne, English author (Winnie-the-Pooh) on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history john Linnell, British painter/minaturist/engraver, dies
Jan 21 In the year 1882 anton Emil Titl, composer, dies at 72
Jan 25 In the year 1882 bilu, a Russian Zionist organization, forms
Jan 25 Peter Singer, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1882.
Jan 25 In the year 1882 the birth of Virginia Woolf, English novelist
Jan 25 On this day in history virginia [Adeline] Woolf, London, author (Jacob's Room, To Lighthouse)
Jan 26 In the year 1882 france government of Gambetta falls
Jan 26 France govt of Gambetta falls in the year 1882.
Jan 27 In the year 1882 giuseppe Prezzolini, Italy, writer (La Voce, La Cultura Italiano)
Jan 30 In the year 1882 franklin Delano Roosevelt, New Hyde Park NY, 32nd Pres (D) (1933-1945)
Jan 30 The birth of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Former (32nd) American President in the year 1882.
Jan 31 On this day in history anna Pavlova, St Petersburg Russia, ballerina/choreographer
Jan 31 In the year 1882 the birth of Anna Pavlova, Celebrated Russian prima ballerina
Feb 01 On this day in history louis St Laurent, Compton Quebec, (L) 12th Canadian PM (1948-57)
Feb 02 In the year 1882 fabio Campana, composer, dies at 63
Feb 02 James Joyce, Ire, novelist/poet (Dubliners, Ulysses, Finnigan's Wake) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Knights of Columbus forms in New Haven CT on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1882 knights of Columbus forms in New Haven, Conn