Historical Events In 1884
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jun 14 John McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs) on this day in history.
Jun 15 On this day in history harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man)
Jun 15 The birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star on this day in history.
Jun 16 1st roller coaster used (Coney Island NY) in the year 1884.
Jun 16 On this day in history the first roller coaster in the U.S. begins operation at Coney Island, NY.
Jun 17 Christina C Bakker-van Bosse, feminist/pacifist on this day in history.
Jun 18 Edouard Daladier, premier France (1933..40) in the year 1884.
Jun 18 In the year 1884 juan B Alberdi, [Figarillo], Arg writer (Crime of War), dies at 74
Jun 21 Alexander, prince/last male descendent of Johan W Friso, dies in the year 1884.
Jun 21 Claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa in the year 1884.
Jun 23 In the year 1884 werner Krauss, Germany, actor (Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Joyless Street)
Jun 24 In the year 1884 john Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention
Jun 25 Hans Rott, composer, dies at 25 in the year 1884.
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 On this day in history 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 The birth of Georges Duhamel, French novelist on this day in history.
Jul 01 V Knorre discovers asteroid #238 Hypatia on this day in history.
Jul 03 Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1884 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 Alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist in the year 1884.
Jul 04 On this day in history statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris
Jul 05 In the year 1884 german consul-general Gustav Nachtigal takes possession of Cameroon
Jul 05 On this day in history victor Masse, composer, dies at 62
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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1884 paul Charles Morphy, US lawyer/chess wizard, dies at 47
Jul 10 Paul Morphy US chess wizard, dies in the year 1884.
Jul 12 In the year 1884 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 On this day in history francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies)
Jul 14 Charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08) on this day in history.
Jul 15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer in the year 1884.
Jul 21 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's on this day in history.