Historical Events In 1883
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Oct 29 In the year 1883 friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer, dies at 68
Oct 30 Austria-Hungary/Germany/Romania signs military treaty on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1883 johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer, dies at 80
Oct 31 Swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj on this day in history.
Nov 02 On this day in history frico Kafenda, composer
Nov 03 Enny Vrede, [Maria M Muller], Dutch actress/wife of Eduard Verkade in the year 1883.
Nov 03 Race riots in Danville Virginia (4 blacks killed) on this day in history.
Nov 05 Battle at El Obeid Sudan: Mahdi's army destroys Egyptian army in the year 1883.
Nov 05 In the year 1883 william Hicks, British col/commander (Egyptian army), dies in battle
Nov 06 In the year 1883 hubert Bath, composer
Nov 06 On this day in history nYAC organizes 1st American cross-country championship race
Nov 07 Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux, Newport New Va, TV preacher in the year 1883.
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) in the year 1883.
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 In the year 1883 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front)
Nov 25 On this day in history ludwig Erk, composer, dies at 76
Nov 25 Percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache) in the year 1883.
Nov 26 Sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96 on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history paul Hastings Allen, composer
Dec 01 In the year 1883 romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer
Dec 02 On this day in history john Brahms' 3rd Symphony in F, premieres
Dec 03 In the year 1883 48th Congress (1883-85) convenes
Dec 03 In the year 1883 albert "Tibby" Cotter, cricketer (great Aussie quick of early century)
Dec 03 On this day in history the first coed higher education institution in the U.S., Oberlin College, begins classes in Ohio.
Dec 09 On this day in history alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal/supreme commander