Historical Events In 1886
Saturday, 21 September 2019
May 04 Haymarket riot in Chicago; bomb kills 7 policemen in the year 1886.
May 05 On this day in history joseph Albert, German photographer (Albertotype), dies at 61
May 05 Manuel Borguno, composer in the year 1886.
May 05 In the year 1886 the Bay View Tragedy occurs, as militia fire upon a crowd of protesters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin killing seven.
May 08 Atlanta pharmacist (Jacob's Pharmacy) Dr John Styth Pemberton invents Coca Cola (contained cocaine) in the year 1886.
May 08 In the year 1886 atlanta pharmacist John Stith Pemberton invents the flavored syrup for Coca-Cola®
May 08 Jacob's Pharmacy in Atlanta sells 1st Coca-Coke (contained cocaine) on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history jef van Hoof, composer
May 10 Karl Barth, Basel Switzerland, theologian/author (Action in Waiting) on this day in history.
May 12 Albert Saverys, Flemish painter in the year 1886.
May 13 Joseph Achron, Latvia/US violinist/composer (Golem suite) in the year 1886.
May 14 12th Kentucky Derby: Paul Duffy aboard Ben Ali wins in 2:36.50 in the year 1886.
May 15 Emily Dickinson, US poet, dies at 55 in the year 1886.
May 18 On this day in history ole Windingstad, composer
May 19 Camille Saint-Saëns' 3rd Symphony in C, premieres on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1886 14th Preakness: S Fisher aboard Bard wins in 2:45
May 25 Philip Murray, founded Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) on this day in history.
May 26 Al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], jazz singer/silent actor (Mamie, Swanee) on this day in history.
May 26 The birth of Al Jolson, American singer in the year 1886.
May 28 In the year 1886 nicolai Sokoloff, near Kiev Ukraine, conductor (Seattle Symph)
Jun 01 On this day in history ernst Kurth, Austrian/Swiss musicologist
Jun 01 On this day in history the railroads of the Southern United States convert 11,000 miles of track from a five foot rail gauge to standard gauge, beginning May 31.
Jun 02 Grover Cleveland is 1st to wed during presidency (Frances Folsom) on this day in history.
Jun 02 Grover Cleveland is first to wed during presidency (Frances Folsom) in the year 1886.
Jun 02 On this day in history u.S. President Grover Cleveland marries Frances Folsom in a White House ceremony.
Jun 03 In the year 1886 24 Christians burn to death in Namgongo Uganda
Jun 05 20th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Inspector B wins in 2:41 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Paul Dudley White, heart specialist on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1886 1st Civil Rights Act passes
Jun 09 In the year 1886 kusaku Yamada, composer
Jun 10 In the year 1886 baron Josse Emile van Dievoet, Flemish lawyer
Jun 11 In the year 1886 antonio C G Crespo, Brazilian/Portuguese poet, dies at 40
Jun 11 In the year 1886 david Steinman, NYC, bridge designer (Hudson, Triborough)
Jun 13 Fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Vancouver, BC on this day in history.