Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jul 23 In the year 1884 albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) in the year 1884.
Jul 25 On this day in history davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
Jul 29 In the year 1884 henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist
Jul 31 On this day in history karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow)
Aug 01 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent in the year 1884.
Aug 03 On this day in history louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
Aug 05 On this day in history cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC)
Aug 07 In the year 1884 germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
Aug 08 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs") on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1884 maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence)
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 in the year 1884.
Aug 12 On this day in history frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
Aug 14 On this day in history arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
Aug 16 Adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell) in the year 1884.
Aug 26 Earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series) in the year 1884.
Aug 27 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1884 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 On this day in history jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves
Aug 30 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926) in the year 1884.
Aug 31 George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian in the year 1884.
Sep 02 In the year 1884 frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention in the year 1884.
Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 17 In the year 1884 bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
Sep 17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1884.
Sep 20 In the year 1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria