Historical Events In 1883
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Sep 08 NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1883 euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist
Sep 11 Asta Nielsen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Joyless Street) on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1883 james Cutler patents postal mail chute
Sep 13 Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0 in the year 1883.
Sep 14 Martin Dibelius, German theologist (Die Lade Jahwes) in the year 1883.
Sep 15 On this day in history joseph AF Plateau, Belg physicist (Blue Moon), dies
Sep 17 In the year 1883 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) in the year 1883.
Sep 21 In the year 1883 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection
Sep 21 In the year 1883 johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65
Sep 22 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer in the year 1883.
Sep 22 In the year 1883 the Grand Trunk Railway acquires the 452 mile Midland Railway.
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 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 Orient Express' 1st run, linking Turkey to Europe by rail in the year 1883.
Oct 05 In the year 1883 charles Maduro, Antillean composer
Oct 06 On this day in history the Orient Express travells from Paris to Istanbul in almost 78 hours, on its maiden run
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 In the year 1883 supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional
Oct 15 In the year 1883 uS Supreme Court Opposes Civil Rights by a narrow decision, which would forbid racial discrimination
Oct 17 A S Neill, British headmaster (Summerhill) in the year 1883.
Oct 20 Max Bruch's "Kol Nidre," 1st performed in the year 1883.
Oct 20 Treaty of Ancon, Peru cedes Tarapaca to Chile on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1883 1st NY Horse Show held (Madison Sq Garden)
Oct 22 On this day in history adolf A Joffe, Russian revolutionary/writer (Brest-Litovsk)
Oct 22 First NY Horse Show held in Madison Square Gardens in the year 1883.
Oct 22 George Coulthard, cricketer (Test for Australia 1882), dies on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1883 original Metropolitan Opera House in New York grand opening (Faust)
Oct 29 On this day in history dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor/director (Hofstad Stage)