Historical Events In 1886
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Nov 22 Victoria Street Cable Tram route begins in Melbourne, Australia on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish artist (L'art et Son Avenir)
Nov 25 Percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks) on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1886 tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Nov 30 In the year 1886 1st commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo
Nov 30 In the year 1886 first commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo
Nov 30 The Folies Bergere originated as a hall for operettas, pantomime, and even political meetings before it introduced an elaborate review featuring women in sensational costumes Several years later, the Folies followed the Parisian taste for striptease and quickly gained a reputation for spectacular nudie shows on this day in history.
Dec 01 Jack Crawford, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1905-08) on this day in history.
Dec 05 Peter Hofstede de Groot, Dutch reformed theologist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 05 Pieter J Old, lawyer/minister of Finance/mayor of Rotterdam (1945-52) on this day in history.
Dec 06 Joyce Kilmer, US, (male) poet (Trees) in the year 1886.
Dec 08 American Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions Samuel Gompers elected AFL president on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history american Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions; Samuel Gompers elected AFL president
Dec 08 Diego Rivera, [Lenin of Mexico], Mexico, painter/wife of Frida Kahlo on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1886 clarence Birdseye, frozen vegatable king (Birdseye)
Dec 10 In the year 1886 victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935)
Dec 12 Owen Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (She Done Him Wrong) in the year 1886.
Dec 13 In the year 1886 lambertus J van Apeldoorn, lawyer (martial law)
Dec 14 In the year 1886 antoni Wincenty Rutkowski, composer, dies at 27
Dec 15 Turbulence reigned over Wall Street on this day in 1886, as a record 1.2 million shares changed hands in a day of frantic trading on this day in history.
Dec 16 Rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie" on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1886 ty Cobb, Colo, batted .367, stole 892 bases (Det Tigers)
Dec 20 On this day in history domingo Julio Gomez Garcia, composer
Dec 21 In the year 1886 george Norman Peterkin, composer
Dec 22 In the year 1886 1st national accountants' society in US formed (NYC)
Dec 23 On this day in history albert Ehrenstein, Austria writer (Message from the Madhouse)