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Historical Events In 1884

Thursday, 26 May 2022

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

May 08   The birth of Harry S. Truman, 33rd US President in the year 1884.  

May 09   Hermanus W Witteveen, theologist, dies at 69 in the year 1884.  

May 12   On this day in history bedrich Friedrich Smetana, Czech composer (2 Widows), dies at 60  

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

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

May 13   Institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is founded on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history anti-Monopoly party forms in the US  

May 14   On this day in history anti-Monopoly party forms in US  

May 16   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

May 19   In the year 1884 arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer (Adriaan Brouwer) (or 5/10)  

May 19   In the year 1884 ringling Brothers circus premieres  

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

May 22   In the year 1884 alceo Toni, composer  

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 in the year 1884.  

May 24   Anti-Monopoly party & Greenback Party forms People's Party in US in the year 1884.  

May 26   On this day in history charles Winninger, Athens Wisc, actor (Charlie Farrell Show)  

May 26   Fred Spofforth takes 7-34 & 7-3 v England XI in 4 hours on this day in history.  

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

May 27   Bax Brod, composer in the year 1884.  

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   The first steam cable trams start in highgate in the year 1884.  

May 31   On this day in history dr John Harvey Kellogg patents "flaked cereal"  

Jun 03   In the year 1884 john Lynch (R-MS) chosen 1st black major-party natl convention chair  

Jun 04   18th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Panique wins in 2:42 in the year 1884.  

Jun 05   Ivy Compton-Burnett, novelist in the year 1884.  

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   On this day in history julius P Hoste, Belgium minister/daily newspaper publisher (Last News)  

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

Jun 09   On this day in history johannes Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/conductor  

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Famous Birthdays In 1884

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Jacques Chardonne, [Boutelleau], French writer (l'Epithalame) was born in the year 1884.  

Jan 03   Eli S Jones, US, evangelist (Christ of Indian road) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of james Philip Dunn, composer  

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

Jan 12   Texas Guinan, American actress (d. 1933) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 13   Johannes Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie, novel from the Jordan) was born in the year 1884.  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of sophie Tucker, [Kalish], Russia, singer/last of red hot mammas  

Famous Deaths In 1884

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 06   Gregor Mendel, Augustine monk/heredity pioneer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

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   Johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Feb 08   Arnold Henry Guyot, Swiss/US geologist/meteorologist, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Feb 21   John Pike Hullah, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1884.  

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

Mar 01   In the year 1884 death of isaac Todhunter, English mathematician (b. 1820)  

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