Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 24 March 2019
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) on this day in history.
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) in the year 1884.
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1884 heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1884 louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
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 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs") on this day in history.
Aug 09 Maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence) on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history 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
Aug 11 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust on this day in history.
Aug 12 Bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval in the year 1884.
Aug 12 Frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary) on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1884 earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series)
Aug 27 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) in the year 1884.
Aug 28 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer in the year 1884.
Aug 30 In the year 1884 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 on this day in history.
Sep 02 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics in the year 1884.
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia in the year 1884.
Sep 06 On this day in history emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
Sep 17 Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao in the year 1884.
Sep 17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1884.
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria in the year 1884.