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Historical Events In 1884

Saturday, 28 November 2020

May 08   In the year 1884 harry S Truman, later to become the 33rd president of the United States, is born near Lamar, MO  

May 08   The birth of Harry S. Truman, 33rd US President on this day in history.  

May 09   Hermanus W Witteveen, theologist, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1884 bedrich Friedrich Smetana, Czech composer (2 Widows), dies at 60  

May 13   Cyrus Hall McCormick, inventor, dies in the year 1884.  

May 13   On this day in history institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) forms  

May 13   In the year 1884 institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is founded  

May 14   In the year 1884 anti-Monopoly party forms in the US  

May 14   Anti-Monopoly party forms in US on this day in history.  

May 16   In the year 1884 10th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Buchanan wins in 2:40.25  

May 17   In the year 1884 alaska becomes a US territory  

May 17   Louis Brassin, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1884.  

May 19   Arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer (Adriaan Brouwer) (or 5/10) on this day in history.  

May 19   On this day in history ringling Brothers circus premieres  

May 22   On this day in history 1-armed pitcher Hugh Daily fanned 13 hitters  

May 22   Alceo Toni, composer on this day in history.  

May 23   12th Preakness: S Fisher aboard Knight of Ellerslie wins in 2:39.5 in the year 1884.  

May 24   Anti-Monopoly party & Greenback Party form People's Party in the US on this day in history.  

May 24   On this day in history anti-Monopoly party & Greenback Party forms People's Party in US  

May 26   Charles Winninger, Athens Wisc, actor (Charlie Farrell Show) in the year 1884.  

May 26   On this day in history fred Spofforth takes 7-34 & 7-3 v England XI in 4 hours  

May 26   Fred Spofforth takes 7-34 & 7-3 vs England XI in 4 hours in the year 1884.  

May 27   Bax Brod, composer on this day in history.  

May 28   Edvard Benes, premier/president of Czechoslovakia (1921-22, 35-48) on this day in history.  

May 29   In the year 1884 1st steam cable trams start in highgate  

May 29   On this day in history the first steam cable trams start in highgate  

May 31   Dr John Harvey Kellogg patents "flaked cereal" on this day in history.  

Jun 03   On this day in history john Lynch (R-MS) chosen 1st black major-party natl convention chair  

Jun 04   On this day in history 18th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Panique wins in 2:42  

Jun 05   On this day in history ivy Compton-Burnett, novelist  

Jun 05   William Sherman refuses Republican presidential nomination saying "I will not accept if nominated & will not serve if elected" in the year 1884.  

Jun 07   Julius P Hoste, Belgium minister/daily newspaper publisher (Last News) on this day in history.  

Jun 08   In the year 1884 henry Clay Work, composer, dies at 51  

Jun 09   Johannes Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/conductor in the year 1884.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1884

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of jacques Chardonne, [Boutelleau], French writer (l'Epithalame)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of eli S Jones, US, evangelist (Christ of Indian road)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of raoul Armand Georg Koczalski, composer  

Jan 10   In the year 1884 birth of james Philip Dunn, composer  

Jan 12   On this day in history birth of louis Horst, composer  

Jan 12   In the year 1884 birth of texas Guinan, American actress (d. 1933)  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of johannes Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie, novel from the Jordan)  

Jan 13   Sophie Tucker, [Kalish], Russia, singer/last of red hot mammas was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1884

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 06   In the year 1884 gregor Mendel, Augustine monk/heredity pioneer, dies at 61  

Jan 17   On this day in history death of hermann Schlegel, German ornithologist (b. 1804)  

Jan 21   Auguste Franchomme, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1884.  

Jan 24   On this day in history johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75  

Feb 08   On this day in history arnold Henry Guyot, Swiss/US geologist/meteorologist, dies at 76  

Feb 21   On this day in history john Pike Hullah, composer, dies at 71  

Feb 23   In the year 1884 tambo Tambo, Australian aboriginal/US circus attaction, dies at 23  

Mar 01   Isaac Todhunter, English mathematician (b. 1820) died in the year 1884.  

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