Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 26 August 2019
Feb 17 Arthur Vanderpoorten, Flemish minister of Internal affairs (1940) on this day in history.
Feb 18 Burt Mustin, Pitts Pa, actor (All in the Family, Andy Griffith Show) in the year 1884.
Feb 18 On this day in history general Charles Gordon arrives in Khartoum
Feb 18 Police seize all copies of Tolstoy's "What I Believe In" in the year 1884.
Feb 19 Tornadoes in Miss, Ala, NC, SC, Tenn, Ky & In kill 800 people on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1884 tornadoes in Mississippi, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky &Indiana kill 800 people
Feb 21 John Pike Hullah, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1884.
Feb 22 Abraham "Abe" Attell, boxing hall of famer in the year 1884.
Feb 23 Frank Cellier, Surbiton England, actor (Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade) in the year 1884.
Feb 23 In the year 1884 tambo Tambo, Australian aboriginal/US circus attaction, dies at 23
Feb 26 On this day in history british & Portuguese treaty signed in Congo by Leopold II
Feb 26 In the year 1884 christina A A [Dina] Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer
Feb 29 In the year 1884 alfred Sendrey, composer
Mar 02 On this day in history leon Jongen, composer
Mar 08 In the year 1884 1st performance of Edward MacDowell's 2nd Piano suite
Mar 10 In the year 1884 stuart Holmes, Chicago IL, actor (Prisoner of Zenda)
Mar 11 Jan Lemaire, Dutch writer/actor (Beautiful Juliet) on this day in history.
Mar 12 Mississippi establishes 1st US state college for women in the year 1884.
Mar 12 Mississippi establishes first US state college for women on this day in history.
Mar 13 Emanuel Stickelberger, Swiss writer (Bluthochzeit) on this day in history.
Mar 13 Siege of Khartoum Sudan begins in the year 1884.
Mar 13 The birth of Sir Hugh Walpole, English novelist in the year 1884.
Mar 13 On this day in history uS adopts Standard Time
Mar 14 Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1884 rudolf Piskacek, composer
Mar 16 Harrison Ford, Kansas City, Missouri, silent screen actor (Rubber Tires, Vanity Fair, Love In High Gear) on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1884 john Joseph Montgomery makes 1st glider flight, Otay, Calif
Mar 17 John Joseph Montgomery makes first glider flight, Otay CA on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history alfonse Charles Renaud de Vilback, composer, dies at 54
Mar 21 George D Birkhoff, US mathematician (Aesthetic measure) on this day in history.
Mar 23 Glauco Velasquez, composer in the year 1884.
Mar 24 Gino Marinuzzi, composer on this day in history.
Mar 26 Wilhelm Backhaus, Leipzig Germany, pianist (Rubinstein 1905) on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1884 1st long-distance telephone call, Boston-NY