Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 16 September 2019
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) in the year 1884.
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 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 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
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 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) in the year 1884.
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 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 In the year 1884 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust
Aug 12 In the year 1884 bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
Aug 12 In the year 1884 frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
Aug 14 Arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46 in the year 1884.
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 In the year 1884 the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1884 frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 17 On this day in history bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
Sep 17 In the year 1884 louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria on this day in history.