Historical Events In 1886
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Nov 22 Victoria Street Cable Tram route begins in Melbourne, Australia on this day in history.
Nov 24 Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish artist (L'art et Son Avenir) on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1886 percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
Nov 27 On this day in history tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Nov 30 In the year 1886 1st commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo
Nov 30 First commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history 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
Dec 01 Jack Crawford, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1905-08) in the year 1886.
Dec 05 On this day in history peter Hofstede de Groot, Dutch reformed theologist, dies at 84
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 In the year 1886 clarence Birdseye, frozen vegatable king (Birdseye)
Dec 10 Victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935) in the year 1886.
Dec 12 In the year 1886 owen Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (She Done Him Wrong)
Dec 13 On this day in history 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 In the year 1886 rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie"
Dec 18 Ty Cobb, Colo, batted .367, stole 892 bases (Det Tigers) in the year 1886.
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 In the year 1886 albert Ehrenstein, Austria writer (Message from the Madhouse)