Historical Events In 1884
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 In the year 1884 abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33)
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) in the year 1884.
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 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 On this day in history 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 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 Frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary) in the year 1884.
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 On this day in history earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series)
Aug 27 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1884.
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 Emerson Whithorne, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention in the year 1884.
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 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1884.
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria on this day in history.