Historical Events In 1883
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Oct 29 Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1883 austria-Hungary/Germany/Romania signs military treaty
Oct 30 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1883.
Oct 31 Swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj on this day in history.
Nov 02 Frico Kafenda, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress/wife of Eduard Verkade
Nov 03 In the year 1883 race riots in Danville Virginia (4 blacks killed)
Nov 05 In the year 1883 battle at El Obeid Sudan: Mahdi's army destroys Egyptian army
Nov 05 William Hicks, British col/commander (Egyptian army), dies in battle on this day in history.
Nov 06 Hubert Bath, composer in the year 1883.
Nov 06 In the year 1883 nYAC organizes 1st American cross-country championship race
Nov 07 On this day in history elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux, Newport New Va, TV preacher
Nov 08 In the year 1883 english freighter Nisero stranded at Atjeh (crew taken hostage)
Nov 09 Edna May Oliver, [Nutter], Malden MA, actress (Little Women) on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history bedrich Antonin Wiedermann, composer
Nov 10 On this day in history toronto Argonauts defeat Ottawa FC 9-7, for 1st ORFU Championship
Nov 11 Ernest Ansermet, Vevey Switzerland, conductor (Ruilles de Printemps) in the year 1883.
Nov 14 On this day in history nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
Nov 16 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/composer (In Tempore Belli) on this day in history.
Nov 17 Harold Baumgartner, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1913) on this day in history.
Nov 18 Antonin Dvorák's "Husitska," premieres on this day in history.
Nov 18 On this day in history standard time zones established by railroads in US and Canada
Nov 18 Wilhelm Siemens, German/British physicist (steam engine), dies in the year 1883.
Nov 23 In the year 1883 herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front)
Nov 25 In the year 1883 ludwig Erk, composer, dies at 76
Nov 25 In the year 1883 percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache)
Nov 26 On this day in history sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96
Nov 28 Paul Hastings Allen, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer on this day in history.
Dec 02 John Brahms' 3rd Symphony in F, premieres in the year 1883.
Dec 03 On this day in history 48th Congress (1883-85) convenes
Dec 03 Albert "Tibby" Cotter, cricketer (great Aussie quick of early century) in the year 1883.
Dec 03 The first coed higher education institution in the U.S., Oberlin College, begins classes in Ohio in the year 1883.
Dec 09 Alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal/supreme commander in the year 1883.