Historical Events In 1884
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1884 davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
Jul 29 Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist in the year 1884.
Jul 31 Karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies in the year 1884.
Aug 02 In the year 1884 dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) on this day in history.
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
Aug 08 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs") in the year 1884.
Aug 09 Maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence) in the year 1884.
Aug 10 In New York City, a 5.5 earthquake caused large cracks in walls at Amityville and Jamaica (intensity VII). The shock was felt strongly at New York City in the year 1884.
Aug 11 On this day in history 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust
Aug 12 Bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
Aug 14 In the year 1884 arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
Aug 16 On this day in history adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell)
Aug 26 On this day in history earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series)
Aug 27 On this day in history harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway)
Aug 28 On this day in history 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 28 The first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD in the year 1884.
Aug 29 In the year 1884 ehm Welk, writer
Aug 30 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 On this day in history george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 In the year 1884 frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 In the year 1884 britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia.
Sep 06 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 On this day in history congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 In the year 1884 floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
Sep 17 Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao in the year 1884.
Sep 17 On this day in history louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria in the year 1884.