Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Mar 30 Hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
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 Isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet in the year 1884.
Apr 05 John Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies on this day in history.
Apr 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1884 charles Dodd, English new testament authority
Apr 07 In the year 1884 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 In the year 1884 franco Vittadini, composer
Apr 10 On this day in history uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
Apr 12 Otto Meyerhof, Germany, psychologist/biochemist (Nobel-1922) in the year 1884.
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 Potters Field reopened as Madison Park on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1884 armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
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 In the year 1884 national Medical Association of Black physicians organizes (Atlanta)
Apr 26 Harry Sothern, actor (Dr Huer-Buck Rogers) in the year 1884.
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 In the year 1884 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 On this day in history 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.