Historical Events In 1886
Monday, 10 August 2020
Jul 31 In the year 1886 franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74
Aug 01 In the year 1886 great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
Aug 01 Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher/founder (System Keesing) on this day in history.
Aug 02 John Alexander Douglas McCurdy Canadian Aviator ( d. 1961) in the year 1886.
Aug 03 In the year 1886 per August Olander, composer, dies at 62
Aug 04 Colombia adopts constitution on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1886 oscar Espla, composer
Aug 06 In the year 1886 edward Ballantine, composer
Aug 06 Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45 in the year 1886.
Aug 07 In the year 1886 louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible)
Aug 08 On this day in history daniel Ruyneman, composer
Aug 10 On this day in history eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
Aug 10 In the year 1886 hilda Doolittle, poet/prominent member of imagist movement
Aug 12 W G Grace made his highest Test Cricket score, v Aust, The Oval in the year 1886.
Aug 13 On this day in history adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
Aug 13 In the year 1886 jacob Pierneef, South Africa, painter
Aug 13 In the year 1886 john A. MacDonald drives last spike of the Esquimault-Naniamo railway in British Columbia..
Aug 15 In the year 1886 bill Whitty, cricketer (Australian left-arm bowler 1909-12)
Aug 15 In the year 1886 guy Hecker scores 7 runs in 1 game
Aug 16 Swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50 in the year 1886.
Aug 18 On this day in history carr Baker Neel & Samuel Neel win US Lawn Tennis Assn doubles
Aug 19 In the year 1886 robert Heger, composer
Aug 20 Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung) in the year 1886.
Aug 22 In the year 1886 jose da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67
Aug 22 William J. Kendall successfully swims through the Niagara Rapids wearing a cork life jacket in the year 1886.
Aug 23 Gottfried Rudinger, composer on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history william Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships
Aug 25 1st intl polo meet (US vs England) on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history eric Coates, Hucknall Nottinghamshire England, viola player/composer
Aug 31 On this day in history 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston SC, 110 die
Aug 31 In the year 1886 a strong earthquake rocks Charleston, SC, killing more than 100 people.
Aug 31 In the year 1886 the first major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston, SC
Sep 01 Neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced on this day in history.
Sep 01 Othmar Schoeck, composer on this day in history.