Historical Events In 1883
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Sep 08 NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies in the year 1883.
Sep 10 Euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist in the year 1883.
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 Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0 in the year 1883.
Sep 14 Martin Dibelius, German theologist (Die Lade Jahwes) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1883 lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood)
Sep 20 In the year 1883 john G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists)
Sep 21 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection on this day in history.
Sep 21 Johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 National black convention meets in Louisville, Kentucky on this day in history.
Sep 30 Robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist (St John's Gospel) on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history 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.
Oct 04 On this day in history orient Express' 1st run, linking Turkey to Europe by rail
Oct 05 Charles Maduro, Antillean composer in the year 1883.
Oct 06 The Orient Express travells from Paris to Istanbul in almost 78 hours, on its maiden run in the year 1883.
Oct 11 On this day in history archibald T Davison, composer
Oct 14 On this day in history adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor)
Oct 15 Francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1883.
Oct 15 Supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional in the year 1883.
Oct 15 US Supreme Court Opposes Civil Rights by a narrow decision, which would forbid racial discrimination in the year 1883.
Oct 17 In the year 1883 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) on this day in history.
Oct 22 Adolf A Joffe, Russian revolutionary/writer (Brest-Litovsk) on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1883 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 In the year 1883 original Metropolitan Opera House in New York grand opening (Faust)
Oct 29 Dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor/director (Hofstad Stage) in the year 1883.