Historical Events In 1884
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Mar 30 Hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77
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 on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1884 jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912)
Apr 04 Isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet on this day in history.
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 In the year 1884 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 Franco Vittadini, composer in the year 1884.
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 In the year 1884 magda Janssens, Flemish/Neth actress/acting teacher (Maria Stuart)
Apr 20 On this day in history pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Freemasonry"
Apr 21 On this day in history potters Field reopened as Madison Park
Apr 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1884 thomas Stevens starts first bike trip around the world (2 yrs 9 mos)
Apr 24 In the year 1884 national Medical Association of Black physicians organizes (Atlanta)
Apr 26 Harry Sothern, actor (Dr Huer-Buck Rogers) on this day in history.
Apr 26 J Palisa discovers asteroid #236 Honoria on this day in history.
Apr 27 Louis de Bree, [Louis C Davids], actor (Bluejackets) in the year 1884.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1884.
May 08 Harry S Truman, Lamar Missouri, 33rd US President (D) (1945-1953) on this day in history.