Historical Events In 1883
Wednesday, 24 July 2019
Sep 08 On this day in history nY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies
Sep 10 On this day in history euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist
Sep 11 Asta Nielsen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Joyless Street) on this day in history.
Sep 11 James Cutler patents postal mail chute on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0
Sep 14 In the year 1883 martin Dibelius, German theologist (Die Lade Jahwes)
Sep 15 On this day in history joseph AF Plateau, Belg physicist (Blue Moon), dies
Sep 17 On this day in history gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer
Sep 18 Lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood) on this day in history.
Sep 20 John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists) on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection
Sep 21 Johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65 in the year 1883.
Sep 22 In the year 1883 robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer
Sep 22 The Grand Trunk Railway acquires the 452 mile Midland Railway in the year 1883.
Sep 24 In the year 1883 national black convention meets in Louisville, Kentucky
Sep 30 Robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist (St John's Gospel) on this day in history.
Oct 03 The Holyhead was a steamer owned by the London and North Western Railway which rammed the barque Alhambra amidships in the Irish Sea between Dublin and Holyhead in clear weather. The Holyhead's general cargo included 300 pigs, and 17 horses. The Alhambra was carrying coal as ballast and was almost cut in two and sank in a few minutes. The Holyhead sank shortly afterwards. The loss of life from the Holyhead totalled 13, including the Captain, C.W.Hicks, and his daughter. Loss of life on the Alhambra not known, but there was a crew of 25 on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history orient Express' 1st run, linking Turkey to Europe by rail
Oct 05 On this day in history charles Maduro, Antillean composer
Oct 06 The Orient Express travells from Paris to Istanbul in almost 78 hours, on its maiden run on this day in history.
Oct 11 Archibald T Davison, composer on this day in history.
Oct 14 Adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor) in the year 1883.
Oct 15 On this day in history francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74
Oct 15 In the year 1883 supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional
Oct 15 On this day in history uS Supreme Court Opposes Civil Rights by a narrow decision, which would forbid racial discrimination
Oct 17 On this day in history a S Neill, British headmaster (Summerhill)
Oct 20 Max Bruch's "Kol Nidre," 1st performed on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1883 treaty of Ancon, Peru cedes Tarapaca to Chile
Oct 22 1st NY Horse Show held (Madison Sq Garden) in the year 1883.
Oct 22 Adolf A Joffe, Russian revolutionary/writer (Brest-Litovsk) on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history first NY Horse Show held in Madison Square Gardens
Oct 22 George Coulthard, cricketer (Test for Australia 1882), dies in the year 1883.
Oct 22 On this day in history original Metropolitan Opera House in New York grand opening (Faust)
Oct 29 Dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor/director (Hofstad Stage) in the year 1883.