Historical Events In 1882
Sunday, 24 May 2020
May 19 In the year 1882 commodore Shufeldt (USS Swatara) lands in Korea to negotiate first treaty between Korea and Western power
May 20 In the year 1882 germany/Austria-Hungary/France sign Triple Alliance
May 20 Sigrid Undset, Norway, novelist (Kristin Lavransdatter, Nobel 1928) in the year 1882.
May 20 In the year 1882 st Gotthard-railroad tunnel between Switzerland & Italy opens
May 21 In the year 1882 georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Hostage Rights of Aemstel)
May 23 6" of snow falls in eastern Iowa on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history james Gleason, NYC, writer/actor (Bishop's Wife, Flying Fool)
May 24 Creighton Hale, Cork Ireland, actor (Gorilla Man, Way Down East) in the year 1882.
May 25 On this day in history harry Fox, entertainer
May 27 In the year 1882 10th Preakness: T Costello aboard Vanguard wins in 2:44.5
Jun 01 On this day in history john Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln)
Jun 02 Guiseppi Garibaldi, Italian rebel leader, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1882 pierre de Brazza festival welcomed in Paris
Jun 04 Karl Valentin, German comic/writer in the year 1882.
Jun 05 Igor F Stravinsky, Oranienbaum Russia, composer (Rite of Spring) [OS] in the year 1882.
Jun 05 On this day in history storm & floods hits Bombay; about 100,000 die
Jun 05 In the year 1882 the birth of Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer and conductor
Jun 06 Cyclone in Arabian Sea (Bombay India) drowns 100,000 in the year 1882.
Jun 06 In the year 1882 electric iron patented by Henry W. Seely, NYC
Jun 08 On this day in history 16th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Forester wins in 2:43
Jun 10 Anti-colonization mass society of Alexandria Egypt kills 50 Europeans on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history neville Henderson, British diplomat
Jun 14 Ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Roemenia in the year 1882.
Jun 16 17" hailstones weighing 1.75 lbs fall in Dubuque Iowa in the year 1882.
Jun 17 Igor F Stravinsky, Oranienbaum Russia, composer (Rite of Spring) [NS] in the year 1882.
Jun 17 The birth of Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer and conductor on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1882 tornado kills 130 in Iowa
Jun 18 In the year 1882 georgi Dimitrov, Bulgaria premier (1946-49) [or 6/28]
Jun 21 On this day in history rockwell Kent, artist/painter/illustrator (Canterbury Tales)
Jun 24 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1882 nL expels umpire Richard Higham for dishonesty
Jun 27 Eduard Spranger, German psychologist/educator in the year 1882.
Jun 30 Charles J Guiteau, assassin (Pres Garfield), hanged on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1882 edgar Mayne, cricketer (Australian batsman, prolific for Victoria)