Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 16 November 2018
Mar 24 Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies) in the year 1887.
Mar 24 The birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor in the year 1887.
Mar 28 On this day in history ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75
Mar 28 Rudolf F W Boskaljon, Curacao, musician/composer in the year 1887.
Mar 30 Albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great) in the year 1887.
Mar 31 In the year 1887 jose Maria Usandizaga, composer
Apr 01 Leonard Bloomfield, US linguist in the year 1887.
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) in the year 1887.
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller
Apr 08 In the year 1887 walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl)
Apr 10 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) in the year 1887.
Apr 10 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il in the year 1887.
Apr 11 In the year 1887 pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
Apr 12 In the year 1887 henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo
Apr 14 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)
Apr 21 Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history 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 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1887.
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 Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
May 01 Alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48) on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's)
May 02 G Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film
May 03 On this day in history in the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault
May 05 On this day in history estelle Hemsley, Boston MA
May 07 In the year 1887 henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes)
May 08 On this day in history alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar
May 09 Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1887 jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer