Historical Events In 1882
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jan 01 W C Wendelaar, mayor of Alkmaar (1919-34)/Dutch MP (VVD) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history because of anti-monopoly laws, Standard Oil is organized as a trust
Jan 03 Willem Benoy, Flemish actor/director (Pygmalion) on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1882 william H Ainsworth, English writer (Guy Fawkes), dies at 76
Jan 06 In the year 1882 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 Richard Wagner completes his opera "Parsifal" on this day in history.
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) in the year 1882.
Jan 17 In the year 1882 1st Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office
Jan 17 On this day in history the first Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office
Jan 18 Alan Alexander Milne, English author (Winnie-the-Pooh) in the year 1882.
Jan 20 John Linnell, British painter/minaturist/engraver, dies in the year 1882.
Jan 21 Anton Emil Titl, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1882 bilu, a Russian Zionist organization, forms
Jan 25 On this day in history peter Singer, composer, dies at 71
Jan 25 The birth of Virginia Woolf, English novelist in the year 1882.
Jan 25 Virginia [Adeline] Woolf, London, author (Jacob's Room, To Lighthouse) on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history france government of Gambetta falls
Jan 26 France govt of Gambetta falls in the year 1882.
Jan 27 Giuseppe Prezzolini, Italy, writer (La Voce, La Cultura Italiano) on this day in history.
Jan 30 Franklin Delano Roosevelt, New Hyde Park NY, 32nd Pres (D) (1933-1945) in the year 1882.
Jan 30 In the year 1882 the birth of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Former (32nd) American President
Jan 31 Anna Pavlova, St Petersburg Russia, ballerina/choreographer in the year 1882.
Jan 31 In the year 1882 the birth of Anna Pavlova, Celebrated Russian prima ballerina
Feb 01 Louis St Laurent, Compton Quebec, (L) 12th Canadian PM (1948-57) in the year 1882.
Feb 02 Fabio Campana, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1882.
Feb 02 On this day in history james Joyce, Ire, novelist/poet (Dubliners, Ulysses, Finnigan's Wake)
Feb 02 On this day in history knights of Columbus forms in New Haven CT
Feb 02 In the year 1882 knights of Columbus forms in New Haven, Conn