Historical Events In 1887
Saturday, 19 January 2019
Mar 24 Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies) on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history the birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor
Mar 28 In the year 1887 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) on this day in history.
Mar 31 Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer in the year 1887.
Apr 01 In the year 1887 leonard Bloomfield, US linguist
Apr 02 In the year 1887 juneau Alaska the US seizes Canadian sealing ships in North Pacific (boy they sure pick on us)
Apr 04 In the year 1887 susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS)
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1887 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 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) in the year 1887.
Apr 10 In the year 1887 president Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
Apr 11 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1887.
Apr 12 Henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo in the year 1887.
Apr 14 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG) in the year 1887.
Apr 21 Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer on this day in history.
Apr 26 Cardston, Alberta Joseph Ora Card and a small group of Mormons found the community that will become Cardston, Alberta; on this day in history.
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 1st game played at Broad & Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10 in the year 1887.
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) on this day in history.
May 02 Edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) in the year 1887.
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 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 Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes) in the year 1887.
May 08 Alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar in the year 1887.
May 09 In the year 1887 buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
May 09 On this day in history jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer