Historical Events In 1887
Monday, 13 July 2020
Mar 24 On this day in history roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)
Mar 24 The birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor in the year 1887.
Mar 28 Ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75 in the year 1887.
Mar 28 Rudolf F W Boskaljon, Curacao, musician/composer in the year 1887.
Mar 30 In the year 1887 albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great)
Mar 31 Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1887 leonard Bloomfield, US linguist
Apr 02 Juneau Alaska the US seizes Canadian sealing ships in North Pacific (boy they sure pick on us) on this day in history.
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS) on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1887 susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS)
Apr 05 On this day in history anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller
Apr 08 Walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl) on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
Apr 10 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il in the year 1887.
Apr 11 On this day in history pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
Apr 12 Henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo in the year 1887.
Apr 14 In the year 1887 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)
Apr 21 In the year 1887 lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer
Apr 26 In the year 1887 cardston, Alberta Joseph Ora Card and a small group of Mormons found the community that will become Cardston, Alberta;
Apr 26 On this day in history huntsville Electric Co established to sell electricity
Apr 26 In the year 1887 huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity
Apr 28 On this day in history carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
Apr 30 On this day in history 1st game played at Broad & Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10
Apr 30 In the year 1887 friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71
May 01 Alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48) in the year 1887.
May 02 On this day in history edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's)
May 02 In the year 1887 g Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence
May 02 In the year 1887 hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film
May 03 In the year 1887 in the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault
May 05 In the year 1887 estelle Hemsley, Boston MA
May 07 Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1887 alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar
May 09 On this day in history buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
May 09 In the year 1887 jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer