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