Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 03 July 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) in the year 1884.
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) in the year 1884.
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 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) on this day in history.
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) on this day in history.
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 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 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust in the year 1884.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
Aug 16 Adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell) in the year 1884.
Aug 26 On this day in history earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series)
Aug 27 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) on this day in history.
Aug 28 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1884 the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 In the year 1884 ehm Welk, writer
Aug 30 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves on this day in history.
Aug 30 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926) on this day in history.
Aug 31 George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian on this day in history.
Sep 02 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics in the year 1884.
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia on this day in history.
Sep 06 Emerson Whithorne, composer on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1884 congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer in the year 1884.
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.