Historical Events In 1883
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Sep 08 NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies in the year 1883.
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 On this day in history james Cutler patents postal mail chute
Sep 13 In the year 1883 cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0
Sep 14 On this day in history martin Dibelius, German theologist (Die Lade Jahwes)
Sep 15 In the year 1883 joseph AF Plateau, Belg physicist (Blue Moon), dies
Sep 17 In the year 1883 gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer
Sep 18 On this day in history lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood)
Sep 20 John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists) on this day in history.
Sep 21 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65
Sep 22 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1883.
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 In the year 1883 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 on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1883 archibald T Davison, composer
Oct 14 Adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor) in the year 1883.
Oct 15 Francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Oct 15 Supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional on this day in history.
Oct 15 US Supreme Court Opposes Civil Rights by a narrow decision, which would forbid racial discrimination in the year 1883.
Oct 17 On this day in history a S Neill, British headmaster (Summerhill)
Oct 20 On this day in history max Bruch's "Kol Nidre," 1st performed
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 First NY Horse Show held in Madison Square Gardens in the year 1883.
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 In the year 1883 dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor/director (Hofstad Stage)