Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 04 December 2020
Jul 23 In the year 1884 albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 On this day in history louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) in the year 1884.
Aug 08 In the year 1884 sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 Maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence) in the year 1884.
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 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 In the year 1884 frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
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) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1884 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 28 In the year 1884 the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer in the year 1884.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 In the year 1884 frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia in the year 1884.
Sep 06 Emerson Whithorne, composer on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 In the year 1884 floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
Sep 17 On this day in history bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
Sep 17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria