Historical Events In 1884
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) in the year 1884.
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) in the year 1884.
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) in the year 1884.
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 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) in the year 1884.
Aug 07 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 Frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary) in the year 1884.
Aug 14 Arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1884 adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell)
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) in the year 1884.
Aug 28 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD in the year 1884.
Aug 28 On this day in history the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 06 Emerson Whithorne, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention on this day in history.
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 On this day in history louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria on this day in history.