Historical Events In 1882
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Feb 02 On this day in history the birth of James Joyce, Irish writer
Feb 03 Circus owner PT Barnum buys his world famous elephant Jumbo in the year 1882.
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 Last bare knuckle champion John L Sullivan KOs Paddy Ryan in Miss in the year 1882.
Feb 07 In the year 1882 the last unprotected (i.e., without padded gloves) heavyweight boxing championship fight occurs in Mississippi City.
Feb 08 In the year 1882 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 Rimski-Korsakovs opera "Snyegurochka," premieres in St Petersburg on this day in history.
Feb 11 Gheorghe Cucu, composer in the year 1882.
Feb 11 Gustav Schmidt, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1882.
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 In the year 1882 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 In the year 1882 first cargo of frozen meat leaves New Zealand for Britain, on SS Dunedin
Feb 15 John Barrymore, [Blythe], Phila, actor (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1882 the birth of John Barrymore, American actor.
Feb 17 1st Test Cricket match played at Sydney Cricket Ground in the year 1882.
Feb 17 Kurt Schindler, composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1882 nYC's 24 hour race begins, winner with most mileage in 24 hours
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 Jozef Goossenaerts, Flemish philologist (Language boundary) in the year 1882.
Feb 26 Walter Lucht, German artillery general (WW I/WW II) in the year 1882.
Feb 28 In the year 1882 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 Ida Moore, Altoona Ks, actress (Mr Music, Ma & Pa Kettle at Waikiki) on this day in history.
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 Wallis Clark, Essex England, actress (Postal Inspector) in the year 1882.