Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 20 September 2019
Jun 14 On this day in history john McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs)
Jun 15 Harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man) in the year 1884.
Jun 15 The birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star in the year 1884.
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 On this day in history christina C Bakker-van Bosse, feminist/pacifist
Jun 18 On this day in history edouard Daladier, premier France (1933..40)
Jun 18 Juan B Alberdi, [Figarillo], Arg writer (Crime of War), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 21 Alexander, prince/last male descendent of Johan W Friso, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 Claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa in the year 1884.
Jun 23 Werner Krauss, Germany, actor (Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Joyless Street) in the year 1884.
Jun 24 John Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention in the year 1884.
Jun 25 In the year 1884 hans Rott, composer, dies at 25
Jun 27 Forrester Harvey, Ireland, actor (Tarzan, Chump at Oxford) on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1884 j Palisa discovers asteroid #237 Coelestina
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 On this day in history the birth of Georges Duhamel, French novelist
Jul 01 V Knorre discovers asteroid #238 Hypatia in the year 1884.
Jul 03 In the year 1884 dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg
Jul 04 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks) in the year 1884.
Jul 04 In the year 1884 alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist
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 In the year 1884 victor Masse, composer, dies at 62
Jul 06 Andre Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history 1st Test Cricket to be played at Old Trafford 1st day washed out
Jul 10 Paul Charles Morphy, US lawyer/chess wizard, dies at 47 in the year 1884.
Jul 10 In the year 1884 paul Morphy US chess wizard, dies
Jul 12 Louis B. Mayer, Dymer, Ukraine, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM) in the year 1884.
Jul 12 In the year 1884 the birth of Amedeo Modigliani, Italian artist
Jul 13 In the year 1884 francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies)
Jul 14 In the year 1884 charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08)
Jul 15 In the year 1884 enrique Soro Barriga, composer
Jul 21 On this day in history 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's