Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 21 July 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 In the year 1884 davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
Jul 29 Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist in the year 1884.
Jul 31 In the year 1884 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 on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 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) on this day in history.
Aug 14 Arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell)
Aug 26 Earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series) in the year 1884.
Aug 27 In the year 1884 harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway)
Aug 28 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer in the year 1884.
Aug 30 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1884 theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian in the year 1884.
Sep 02 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics in the year 1884.
Sep 04 In the year 1884 britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia.
Sep 06 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1884 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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria