Historical Events In 1883
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Oct 29 Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 30 Austria-Hungary/Germany/Romania signs military treaty in the year 1883.
Oct 30 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1883.
Oct 31 Swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj in the year 1883.
Nov 02 Frico Kafenda, composer in the year 1883.
Nov 03 Enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress/wife of Eduard Verkade in the year 1883.
Nov 03 On this day in history race riots in Danville Virginia (4 blacks killed)
Nov 05 Battle at El Obeid Sudan: Mahdi's army destroys Egyptian army on this day in history.
Nov 05 William Hicks, British col/commander (Egyptian army), dies in battle in the year 1883.
Nov 06 Hubert Bath, composer in the year 1883.
Nov 06 NYAC organizes 1st American cross-country championship race on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux, Newport New Va, TV preacher
Nov 08 On this day in history english freighter Nisero stranded at Atjeh (crew taken hostage)
Nov 09 Edna May Oliver, [Nutter], Malden MA, actress (Little Women) in the year 1883.
Nov 10 In the year 1883 bedrich Antonin Wiedermann, composer
Nov 10 Toronto Argonauts defeat Ottawa FC 9-7, for 1st ORFU Championship on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1883 ernest Ansermet, Vevey Switzerland, conductor (Ruilles de Printemps)
Nov 14 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52) in the year 1883.
Nov 16 On this day in history eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/composer (In Tempore Belli)
Nov 17 Harold Baumgartner, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1913) in the year 1883.
Nov 18 In the year 1883 antonin Dvorák's "Husitska," premieres
Nov 18 Standard time zones established by railroads in US and Canada on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1883 wilhelm Siemens, German/British physicist (steam engine), dies
Nov 23 In the year 1883 herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front)
Nov 25 On this day in history ludwig Erk, composer, dies at 76
Nov 25 In the year 1883 percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache)
Nov 26 In the year 1883 sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96
Nov 28 Paul Hastings Allen, composer in the year 1883.
Dec 01 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer on this day in history.
Dec 02 John Brahms' 3rd Symphony in F, premieres on this day in history.
Dec 03 48th Congress (1883-85) convenes in the year 1883.
Dec 03 In the year 1883 albert "Tibby" Cotter, cricketer (great Aussie quick of early century)
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 on this day in history.