Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jan 02 Jacques Chardonne, [Boutelleau], French writer (l'Epithalame) in the year 1884.
Jan 03 Eli S Jones, US, evangelist (Christ of Indian road) in the year 1884.
Jan 04 In the year 1884 last sighting of an eastern cougar (Ontario)
Jan 06 On this day in history gregor Mendel, Augustine monk/heredity pioneer, dies at 61
Jan 08 In the year 1884 chrome tanning process for leather patented by Augustus Schultz
Jan 10 On this day in history james Philip Dunn, composer
Jan 12 In the year 1884 louis Horst, composer
Jan 13 Johannes Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie, novel from the Jordan) on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history noah Beery, US actor (Mark of Zorro, Sea Wolf)
Jan 18 Arthur Ransome, English author (Swallows & Amazons) on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1884 general Charles Gordon departs London for Khartoum
Jan 19 Albert Louis Wolff, composer in the year 1884.
Jan 19 In the year 1884 jules Massenet's opera "Manon," premieres in Paris
Jan 20 A[braham P] Merritt, US, sci-fi author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!) in the year 1884.
Jan 21 Auguste Franchomme, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jan 21 Katie Sandwina, Germany, legendary woman weight-lifter in the year 1884.
Jan 24 Johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1884.
Jan 25 In the year 1884 edward Kilenyi, composer
Jan 26 On this day in history 1st Dutch Wagner version of Elizabeth aria
Jan 26 Edward Sapir, Germany, linguist/antropologist (indians) in the year 1884.
Jan 28 On this day in history auguste Piccard, Switzerland, scientist/explorer (balloonist)
Jan 29 Juhan Aavic, composer in the year 1884.
Jan 31 Nicholas Joy, Paris France, actor (Boss Lady) on this day in history.
Feb 01 1st volume of the Oxford English Dictionary, A-Ant, published in the year 1884.
Feb 01 In the year 1884 first volume of the Oxford English Dictionary, A-Ant, published
Feb 01 In the year 1884 yevgeny Zamyatin, Russia, novelist/playwright (We)
Feb 02 In the year 1884 julis Deutsch, Austria politician/General Spanish rep army
Feb 04 In the year 1884 julius Callewaert, Flemish dominican/bringing up children
Feb 07 In the year 1884 canadian Rugby Football Union forms
Feb 08 Arnold Henry Guyot, Swiss/US geologist/meteorologist, dies at 76 in the year 1884.
Feb 09 Frederik Gerretson, [Geerten Gossaert], Dutch poet/politician) in the year 1884.
Feb 10 On this day in history herbert Hordern, cricketer (pioneering leggie for Aust & Phila)
Feb 12 Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
Feb 16 Robert Flaherty, Mich, father of documentary film (Nanook of North) in the year 1884.