Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 08 November 2019
Mar 30 On this day in history hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61
Mar 31 Jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77 in the year 1884.
Apr 01 Laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway) in the year 1884.
Apr 02 London prison for debtors closed in the year 1884.
Apr 03 On this day in history carel JCH van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch Cath politician, dies at 59
Apr 03 Jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912) in the year 1884.
Apr 04 Isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet in the year 1884.
Apr 05 In the year 1884 john Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies
Apr 06 Emanuel Geibel, writer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Apr 06 On this day in history walter Huston, Tor, actor (Maltese Falcon, Treasure of Sierra Madre)
Apr 07 Charles Dodd, English new testament authority in the year 1884.
Apr 07 On this day in history maria van Ackere-Doolaeghe, Flemish poet (Avondlamp), dies at 80
Apr 08 The birth of Harry S.Truman, Former American President in the year 1884.
Apr 09 On this day in history franco Vittadini, composer
Apr 10 US Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo on this day in history.
Apr 12 Otto Meyerhof, Germany, psychologist/biochemist (Nobel-1922) in the year 1884.
Apr 18 Magda Janssens, Flemish/Neth actress/acting teacher (Maria Stuart) in the year 1884.
Apr 20 Pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Freemasonry" in the year 1884.
Apr 21 Potters Field reopened as Madison Park in the year 1884.
Apr 22 In the year 1884 armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
Apr 22 On this day in history thomas Stevens starts 1st bike trip around world (2 yrs 9 mos)
Apr 22 Thomas Stevens starts first bike trip around the world (2 yrs 9 mos) in the year 1884.
Apr 24 In the year 1884 national Medical Association of Black physicians organizes (Atlanta)
Apr 26 On this day in history harry Sothern, actor (Dr Huer-Buck Rogers)
Apr 26 In the year 1884 j Palisa discovers asteroid #236 Honoria
Apr 27 In the year 1884 louis de Bree, [Louis C Davids], actor (Bluejackets)
Apr 30 On this day in history albert Israel Elkus, composer
May 01 Construction begins on Chicago 1st skyscraper (10 stories) on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1884 construction begins on Chicago's first skyscraper (10 stories)
May 01 On this day in history felipe Boero, composer
May 02 Francois de Vries, Dutch economist in the year 1884.
May 05 Wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35) in the year 1884.
May 07 In the year 1884 judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72
May 08 Harry S Truman, Lamar Missouri, 33rd US President (D) (1945-1953) in the year 1884.