Historical Events In 1883
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jul 29 On this day in history the birth of Benito Mussolini, Italian leader
Aug 01 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1883 j Ringelnatz, writer
Aug 09 On this day in history george Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961)
Aug 10 Carlos Lavin, composer in the year 1883.
Aug 10 On this day in history first train reaches Calgary.
Aug 11 On this day in history ernst Stadler, writer
Aug 12 Jan Schouten, Dutch co-founder (Daily Trouw)/chairman (ARP) on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1883 last Quagga, zebra with less slashes (in Artis), dies
Aug 12 On this day in history the last quagga dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam.
Aug 14 Ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division) in the year 1883.
Aug 17 On this day in history the first public performance of the Dominican Republic's national anthem, Himno Nacional.
Aug 18 Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer (Chanel) on this day in history.
Aug 19 The birth of Gabrielle (aka Coco) Chanel, French designer in the year 1883.
Aug 21 Providence shuts out Phillies 28-0 in the year 1883.
Aug 23 Phillies make 27 errors against Providence (wild pitches, walks & & passballs count as errors prior to 1888) on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1883 -27] Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000
Aug 26 Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 on this day in history.
Aug 26 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 in the year 1883.
Aug 27 On this day in history august Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
Aug 27 Krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons in the year 1883.
Aug 27 On this day in history the volcano Krakatoa erupts and the resulting explosion is heard 2200 miles away in Australia.
Aug 28 On this day in history e E Clive, Monmouthshire Wales, actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour)
Aug 28 In the year 1883 slavery banned throughout British Empire
Aug 29 On this day in history seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion
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 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 in the year 1883.
Aug 30 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) in the year 1883.
Sep 03 In the year 1883 iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64
Sep 05 In the year 1883 otto E Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier)
Sep 06 Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn in the year 1883.
Sep 08 On this day in history northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont