Historical Events In 1883
Sunday, 19 January 2020
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 In the year 1883 karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies
Aug 06 In the year 1883 francesco Santoliquido, composer
Aug 07 On this day in history j Ringelnatz, writer
Aug 09 George Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961) on this day in history.
Aug 10 Carlos Lavin, composer in the year 1883.
Aug 10 In the year 1883 first train reaches Calgary.
Aug 11 On this day in history ernst Stadler, writer
Aug 12 In the year 1883 jan Schouten, Dutch co-founder (Daily Trouw)/chairman (ARP)
Aug 12 On this day in history 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) in the year 1883.
Aug 19 The birth of Gabrielle (aka Coco) Chanel, French designer on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1883 providence shuts out Phillies 28-0
Aug 23 On this day in history phillies make 27 errors against Providence (wild pitches, walks & & passballs count as errors prior to 1888)
Aug 26 -27] Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1883 krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000
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 In the year 1883 august Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
Aug 27 On this day in history krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons
Aug 27 In the year 1883 the volcano Krakatoa erupts and the resulting explosion is heard 2200 miles away in Australia.
Aug 28 E E Clive, Monmouthshire Wales, actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour) on this day in history.
Aug 28 Slavery banned throughout British Empire in the year 1883.
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 On this day in history seismic sea waves created by the Krakatoa eruption create a rise in the English Channel 32 hrs after the explosion
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 on this day in history.
Aug 30 Theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) in the year 1883.
Sep 03 Iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64 in the year 1883.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1883 northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont