Historical Events In 1883
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Jul 29 On this day in history the birth of Benito Mussolini, Italian leader
Aug 01 In the year 1883 a papyrus offered to Brit Museum for £10,000 (forgery)
Aug 01 On this day in history karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies
Aug 06 Francesco Santoliquido, composer in the year 1883.
Aug 07 On this day in history j Ringelnatz, writer
Aug 09 In the year 1883 george Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961)
Aug 10 On this day in history carlos Lavin, composer
Aug 10 On this day in history first train reaches Calgary.
Aug 11 In the year 1883 ernst Stadler, writer
Aug 12 Jan Schouten, Dutch co-founder (Daily Trouw)/chairman (ARP) in the year 1883.
Aug 12 Last Quagga, zebra with less slashes (in Artis), dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 The last quagga dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 14 Ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division) in the year 1883.
Aug 17 In the year 1883 the first public performance of the Dominican Republic's national anthem, Himno Nacional.
Aug 18 Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer (Chanel) in the year 1883.
Aug 19 The birth of Gabrielle (aka Coco) Chanel, French designer in the year 1883.
Aug 21 In the year 1883 providence shuts out Phillies 28-0
Aug 23 Phillies make 27 errors against Providence (wild pitches, walks & & passballs count as errors prior to 1888) in the year 1883.
Aug 26 -27] Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 in the year 1883.
Aug 26 Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 in the year 1883.
Aug 26 On this day in history the Indonesian island of Krakatoa explodes, spewing volcanic ash and debris 50 miles into the air and killing 36,000 people many from tidal waves over 100 feet high.
Aug 27 On this day in history august Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
Aug 27 In the year 1883 krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons
Aug 27 On this day in history the volcano Krakatoa erupts and the resulting explosion is heard 2200 miles away in Australia.
Aug 28 In the year 1883 e E Clive, Monmouthshire Wales, actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour)
Aug 28 On this day in history slavery banned throughout British Empire
Aug 29 Seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion in the year 1883.
Aug 29 Seismic sea waves created by the Krakatoa eruption create a rise in the English Channel 32 hrs after the explosion on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history thomas Ahearn, head of the Ottawa Street Railway Company, presides over a demonstration of his pioneering electric stove at the Windsor Hotel in Ottawa. This is believed to be the world's very first dinner cooked on an all-electric stove.
Aug 30 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Otto E Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier) in the year 1883.
Sep 06 In the year 1883 cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn
Sep 08 Northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont on this day in history.