Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Oct 30 On this day in history rudolf Forster, Grobming Austria, actor (Threepenny Opera)
Nov 01 The Gaelic Athletic Association is set up in Hayes's Hotel in Thurles, County Tipperary in the year 1884.
Nov 01 The Harbour Grace Railway, the first railway on Newfoundland, is opened for traffic between St. Johns and Harbour Grace. The last spike was driven by Prince George, later to become King George V, who was at the time visiting Newfoundland as a midshipman aboard H.M.S. Cumberland in the year 1884.
Nov 02 Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1884.
Nov 03 In the year 1884 apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch author (Me Own Way)
Nov 04 Grover Cleveland (D) beats James G Blaine (R) for 1st pres term in the year 1884.
Nov 04 In the year 1884 grover Cleveland (D) beats James G Blaine (R) for first presidential term
Nov 05 James Elroy Flecker, English poet/dramatist (Hassan) in the year 1884.
Nov 06 British protectorate proclaimed over southeast New Guinea on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history ludomir Rozycki, Polish composer/conductor (Meduza, Eros i Psyche)
Nov 08 In the year 1884 german govt recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State
Nov 09 Hector Abbas, actor/director (Rosa Lynd Company) on this day in history.
Nov 10 Jan van Nijlen, Flemish poet/author (Bird Phoenix) in the year 1884.
Nov 15 Colonization of Africa orgainized at Intl conference in Berlin in the year 1884.
Nov 15 On this day in history colonization of Africa organized at international conference in Berlin
Nov 17 Cops arrest John L Sullivan in 2nd round for being "cruel" on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1884 norman Thomas, Marion Ohio, socialist (Pres Candidate 1928-48)
Nov 22 On this day in history t Thomas Fortune starts NY Freeman (NY Age) newspaper
Nov 24 On this day in history michel de Klerk, architect (Amsterdam School)
Nov 25 John B Meyenberg of St Louis patents evaporated milk on this day in history.
Nov 27 Franziska "Fanny" Elssler, Austrian ballerina/choreography, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1884 american Old West: Near Frisco, New Mexico, deputy sheriff Elfego Baca holds off a gang of 80 Texan cowboys who want to kill him for arresting Charles McCarthy.
Dec 01 Torben Myer, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Girl Who Came Back) in the year 1884.
Dec 02 In the year 1884 ruth Draper, US, lecture artist [or 1989]
Dec 04 In the year 1884 alice Mary Smith, composer, dies at 45
Dec 05 Evert Cornelis, Dutch conductor/pianist on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1884 aluminum capstone set atop Washington Monument, Wash, DC
Dec 06 On this day in history aluminum capstone set atop Washington Monument, Washington DC
Dec 06 Rose Schneiderman, NY state dept of labor sect (1937-44) on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history levant Richardson patents ball-bearing skate
Dec 12 1st Test match played at the Adelaide Oval in the year 1884.
Dec 14 Regina Ullmann, writer on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1884 great Britain recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State
Dec 18 In the year 1884 philippe van Isacker, Belgian minister