Historical Events In 1886
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Nov 22 Victoria Street Cable Tram route begins in Melbourne, Australia in the year 1886.
Nov 24 Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish artist (L'art et Son Avenir) on this day in history.
Nov 25 Percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks) in the year 1886.
Nov 27 In the year 1886 tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Nov 30 1st commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history 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 in the year 1886.
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 In the year 1886 pieter J Old, lawyer/minister of Finance/mayor of Rotterdam (1945-52)
Dec 06 In the year 1886 joyce Kilmer, US, (male) poet (Trees)
Dec 08 On this day in history american Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions Samuel Gompers elected AFL president
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 Clarence Birdseye, frozen vegatable king (Birdseye) in the year 1886.
Dec 10 Victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935) on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1886 owen Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (She Done Him Wrong)
Dec 13 In the year 1886 lambertus J van Apeldoorn, lawyer (martial law)
Dec 14 Antoni Wincenty Rutkowski, composer, dies at 27 in the year 1886.
Dec 15 In the year 1886 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.
Dec 16 Rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie" on this day in history.
Dec 18 Ty Cobb, Colo, batted .367, stole 892 bases (Det Tigers) in the year 1886.
Dec 20 In the year 1886 domingo Julio Gomez Garcia, composer
Dec 21 In the year 1886 george Norman Peterkin, composer
Dec 22 On this day in history 1st national accountants' society in US formed (NYC)
Dec 23 On this day in history albert Ehrenstein, Austria writer (Message from the Madhouse)