Historical Events In 1883
Thursday, 19 September 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 Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies on this day in history.
Aug 06 Francesco Santoliquido, composer on this day in history.
Aug 07 J Ringelnatz, writer on this day in history.
Aug 09 George Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961) on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1883 carlos Lavin, composer
Aug 10 In the year 1883 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 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 In the year 1883 ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division)
Aug 17 The first public performance of the Dominican Republic's national anthem, Himno Nacional on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer (Chanel)
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 on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1883 august Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
Aug 27 Krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons on this day in history.
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 In the year 1883 seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion
Aug 29 In the year 1883 seismic sea waves created by the Krakatoa eruption create a rise in the English Channel 32 hrs after the explosion
Aug 29 In the year 1883 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 On this day in history theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style)
Sep 03 On this day in history iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64
Sep 05 Otto E Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier) on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1883 cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn
Sep 08 In the year 1883 northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont