Historical Events In 1882
Friday, 17 January 2020
Feb 02 In the year 1882 the birth of James Joyce, Irish writer
Feb 03 In the year 1882 circus owner PT Barnum buys his world famous elephant Jumbo
Feb 03 On this day in history guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55
Feb 03 In the year 1882 trijntje Jansma-Boskma, oldest person in Netherland)
Feb 05 In the year 1882 felice Lattuada, composer
Feb 07 In the year 1882 last bare knuckle champion John L Sullivan KOs Paddy Ryan in Miss
Feb 07 The last unprotected (i.e., without padded gloves) heavyweight boxing championship fight occurs in Mississippi City on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1882 george Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist)
Feb 09 Thomas Campbell, S African cricket wicketkeeper (5 Tests 1909-12) in the year 1882.
Feb 10 In the year 1882 rimski-Korsakovs opera "Snyegurochka," premieres in St Petersburg
Feb 11 On this day in history gheorghe Cucu, composer
Feb 11 Gustav Schmidt, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 12 Social-Democratic Union forms in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Feb 12 Walter Vaes, Flemish painter/etcher on this day in history.
Feb 13 Henry Highland Garnet, diplomat, dies in Monrovia Liberia at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 14 George Jean Nathan, US, editor/author/critic (American Mercury) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1882 1st cargo of frozen meat leaves NZ for Britain, on SS Dunedin
Feb 15 On this day in history first cargo of frozen meat leaves New Zealand for Britain, on SS Dunedin
Feb 15 In the year 1882 john Barrymore, [Blythe], Phila, actor (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde)
Feb 15 The birth of John Barrymore, American actor on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history 1st Test Cricket match played at Sydney Cricket Ground
Feb 17 Kurt Schindler, composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history nYC's 24 hour race begins, winner with most mileage in 24 hours
Feb 22 Eric Gill, England, sculptor/engraver/typographer (Perpetua) in the year 1882.
Feb 22 With 120 miles James Saunders wins NYC's 24 hour race & $100 prize on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1882 ladislav Vycpalek, composer
Feb 25 Jozef Goossenaerts, Flemish philologist (Language boundary) on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1882 walter Lucht, German artillery general (WW I/WW II)
Feb 28 On this day in history 1st US college cooperative store opens, at Harvard U
Feb 28 Geraldine Farrar, US soprano/actress (Story of American Singer) on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1882 ida Moore, Altoona Ks, actress (Mr Music, Ma & Pa Kettle at Waikiki)
Mar 02 Assassination attempt made on the life of Queen Victoria on this day in history.
Mar 02 Louis Kufferath, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1882.
Mar 02 On this day in history wallis Clark, Essex England, actress (Postal Inspector)