Historical Events In 1886
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
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) in the year 1886.
Nov 25 In the year 1886 percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
Nov 27 In the year 1886 tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Nov 30 1st commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo in the year 1886.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 01 Jack Crawford, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1905-08) in the year 1886.
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) in the year 1886.
Dec 06 On this day in history joyce Kilmer, US, (male) poet (Trees)
Dec 08 In the year 1886 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 On this day in history clarence Birdseye, frozen vegatable king (Birdseye)
Dec 10 On this day in history victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935)
Dec 12 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1886 rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie"
Dec 18 On this day in history ty Cobb, Colo, batted .367, stole 892 bases (Det Tigers)
Dec 20 Domingo Julio Gomez Garcia, composer in the year 1886.
Dec 21 On this day in history 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)