Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 19 January 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 On this day in history abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33)
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 On this day in history karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow)
Aug 01 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies in the year 1884.
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 On this day in history cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC)
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") on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1884 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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1884 bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
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 in the year 1884.
Aug 16 Adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell) in the year 1884.
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 In the year 1884 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
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 On this day in history theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 On this day in history george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 On this day in history frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia on this day in history.
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 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 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.