Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) in the year 1884.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1884 heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) in the year 1884.
Aug 05 In the year 1884 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 In the year 1884 sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 On this day in history 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 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust in the year 1884.
Aug 12 On this day in history bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
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 In the year 1884 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 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) on this day in history.
Aug 28 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD in the year 1884.
Aug 28 In the year 1884 the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
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 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 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1884 britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia.
Sep 06 On this day in history emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 On this day in history congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer on this day in history.
Sep 17 Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao in the year 1884.
Sep 17 In the year 1884 louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 In the year 1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria