Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Mar 30 Hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1884.
Mar 31 Jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1884 laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway)
Apr 02 On this day in history london prison for debtors closed
Apr 03 In the year 1884 carel JCH van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch Cath politician, dies at 59
Apr 03 On this day in history jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912)
Apr 04 On this day in history isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet
Apr 05 In the year 1884 john Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies
Apr 06 In the year 1884 emanuel Geibel, writer, dies at 68
Apr 06 Walter Huston, Tor, actor (Maltese Falcon, Treasure of Sierra Madre) on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history charles Dodd, English new testament authority
Apr 07 Maria van Ackere-Doolaeghe, Flemish poet (Avondlamp), dies at 80 in the year 1884.
Apr 08 In the year 1884 the birth of Harry S.Truman, Former American President
Apr 09 Franco Vittadini, composer in the year 1884.
Apr 10 On this day in history uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
Apr 12 On this day in history otto Meyerhof, Germany, psychologist/biochemist (Nobel-1922)
Apr 18 Magda Janssens, Flemish/Neth actress/acting teacher (Maria Stuart) in the year 1884.
Apr 20 In the year 1884 pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Freemasonry"
Apr 21 In the year 1884 potters Field reopened as Madison Park
Apr 22 Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer on this day in history.
Apr 22 Thomas Stevens starts 1st bike trip around world (2 yrs 9 mos) in the year 1884.
Apr 22 On this day in history thomas Stevens starts first bike trip around the world (2 yrs 9 mos)
Apr 24 On this day in history 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 Louis de Bree, [Louis C Davids], actor (Bluejackets) in the year 1884.
Apr 30 In the year 1884 albert Israel Elkus, composer
May 01 Construction begins on Chicago 1st skyscraper (10 stories) in the year 1884.
May 01 Construction begins on Chicago's first skyscraper (10 stories) in the year 1884.
May 01 In the year 1884 felipe Boero, composer
May 02 In the year 1884 francois de Vries, Dutch economist
May 05 In the year 1884 wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35)
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) on this day in history.