Historical Events In 1884
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Jun 14 John McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs) on this day in history.
Jun 15 Harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man) on this day in history.
Jun 15 On this day in history the birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star
Jun 16 1st roller coaster used (Coney Island NY) in the year 1884.
Jun 16 The first roller coaster in the U.S. begins operation at Coney Island, NY on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1884 christina C Bakker-van Bosse, feminist/pacifist
Jun 18 Edouard Daladier, premier France (1933..40) in the year 1884.
Jun 18 Juan B Alberdi, [Figarillo], Arg writer (Crime of War), dies at 74 in the year 1884.
Jun 21 Alexander, prince/last male descendent of Johan W Friso, dies in the year 1884.
Jun 21 In the year 1884 claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa
Jun 23 Werner Krauss, Germany, actor (Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Joyless Street) on this day in history.
Jun 24 John Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention in the year 1884.
Jun 25 On this day in history hans Rott, composer, dies at 25
Jun 27 Forrester Harvey, Ireland, actor (Tarzan, Chump at Oxford) in the year 1884.
Jun 27 J Palisa discovers asteroid #237 Coelestina on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1884 the SS Caesarea, sank 10 miles off Cap de la Hague, Channel Islands, after being in a collision with the Strathesk on a voyage from Southampton.
Jun 30 In the year 1884 the birth of Georges Duhamel, French novelist
Jul 01 In the year 1884 v Knorre discovers asteroid #238 Hypatia
Jul 03 Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg in the year 1884.
Jul 04 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks) in the year 1884.
Jul 04 Alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist in the year 1884.
Jul 04 In the year 1884 statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris
Jul 05 German consul-general Gustav Nachtigal takes possession of Cameroon in the year 1884.
Jul 05 Victor Masse, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history andre Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter/cartoonist
Jul 10 1st Test Cricket to be played at Old Trafford 1st day washed out in the year 1884.
Jul 10 On this day in history paul Charles Morphy, US lawyer/chess wizard, dies at 47
Jul 10 In the year 1884 paul Morphy US chess wizard, dies
Jul 12 On this day in history louis B. Mayer, Dymer, Ukraine, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM)
Jul 12 The birth of Amedeo Modigliani, Italian artist on this day in history.
Jul 13 Francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies) in the year 1884.
Jul 14 Charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08) in the year 1884.
Jul 15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer on this day in history.
Jul 21 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's on this day in history.