Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) in the year 1884.
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1884 dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) in the year 1884.
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) in the year 1884.
Aug 07 In the year 1884 germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
Aug 08 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs") in the year 1884.
Aug 09 On this day in history maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence)
Aug 10 On this day in history 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
Aug 11 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust on this day in history.
Aug 12 Bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval on this day in history.
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 Adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell) on this day in history.
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) in the year 1884.
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 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 In the year 1884 theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 On this day in history george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics on this day in history.
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia in the year 1884.
Sep 06 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 In the year 1884 congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 On this day in history 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