Historical Events In 1882
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Feb 02 The birth of James Joyce, Irish writer in the year 1882.
Feb 03 Circus owner PT Barnum buys his world famous elephant Jumbo on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1882 guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55
Feb 03 Trijntje Jansma-Boskma, oldest person in Netherland) in the year 1882.
Feb 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1882.
Feb 08 On this day in history george Siegmann, actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist)
Feb 09 In the year 1882 thomas Campbell, S African cricket wicketkeeper (5 Tests 1909-12)
Feb 10 In the year 1882 rimski-Korsakovs opera "Snyegurochka," premieres in St Petersburg
Feb 11 Gheorghe Cucu, composer in the year 1882.
Feb 11 In the year 1882 gustav Schmidt, composer, dies at 65
Feb 12 On this day in history social-Democratic Union forms in Amsterdam
Feb 12 Walter Vaes, Flemish painter/etcher in the year 1882.
Feb 13 On this day in history henry Highland Garnet, diplomat, dies in Monrovia Liberia at 66
Feb 14 George Jean Nathan, US, editor/author/critic (American Mercury) in the year 1882.
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 In the year 1882 the birth of John Barrymore, American actor.
Feb 17 1st Test Cricket match played at Sydney Cricket Ground on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1882 kurt Schindler, composer
Feb 21 NYC's 24 hour race begins, winner with most mileage in 24 hours on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history eric Gill, England, sculptor/engraver/typographer (Perpetua)
Feb 22 On this day in history with 120 miles James Saunders wins NYC's 24 hour race & $100 prize
Feb 23 In the year 1882 ladislav Vycpalek, composer
Feb 25 On this day in history jozef Goossenaerts, Flemish philologist (Language boundary)
Feb 26 Walter Lucht, German artillery general (WW I/WW II) on this day in history.
Feb 28 1st US college cooperative store opens, at Harvard U on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1882 geraldine Farrar, US soprano/actress (Story of American Singer)
Mar 01 Ida Moore, Altoona Ks, actress (Mr Music, Ma & Pa Kettle at Waikiki) on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1882 assassination attempt made on the life of Queen Victoria
Mar 02 In the year 1882 louis Kufferath, composer, dies at 70
Mar 02 In the year 1882 wallis Clark, Essex England, actress (Postal Inspector)