Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Mar 30 In the year 1884 hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61
Mar 31 Jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Apr 01 Laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway) on this day in history.
Apr 02 London prison for debtors closed in the year 1884.
Apr 03 Carel JCH van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch Cath politician, dies at 59 in the year 1884.
Apr 03 Jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912) in the year 1884.
Apr 04 In the year 1884 isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet
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 Walter Huston, Tor, actor (Maltese Falcon, Treasure of Sierra Madre) on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1884 charles Dodd, English new testament authority
Apr 07 On this day in history maria van Ackere-Doolaeghe, Flemish poet (Avondlamp), dies at 80
Apr 08 In the year 1884 the birth of Harry S.Truman, Former American President
Apr 09 Franco Vittadini, composer on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1884 uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
Apr 12 Otto Meyerhof, Germany, psychologist/biochemist (Nobel-1922) on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history magda Janssens, Flemish/Neth actress/acting teacher (Maria Stuart)
Apr 20 In the year 1884 pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Freemasonry"
Apr 21 On this day in history potters Field reopened as Madison Park
Apr 22 Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer in the year 1884.
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 J Palisa discovers asteroid #236 Honoria on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1884 louis de Bree, [Louis C Davids], actor (Bluejackets)
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 Wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35) on this day in history.
May 07 Judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72 on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history harry S Truman, Lamar Missouri, 33rd US President (D) (1945-1953)