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Historical Events In 1887

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Mar 24   On this day in history roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)  

Mar 24   On this day in history the birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor  

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   Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 01   On this day in history 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) in the year 1887.  

Apr 04   Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) in the year 1887.  

Apr 05   Anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller on this day in history.  

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   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   In the year 1887 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)  

Apr 21   Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer on this day in history.  

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   Huntsville Electric Co established to sell electricity on this day in history.  

Apr 26   On this day in history huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity  

Apr 28   Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1887.  

Apr 30   In the year 1887 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 in the year 1887.  

May 01   On this day in history alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48)  

May 02   Edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) in the year 1887.  

May 02   G Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence in the year 1887.  

May 02   Hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film on this day in history.  

May 03   In the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault in the year 1887.  

May 05   Estelle Hemsley, Boston MA in the year 1887.  

May 07   Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes) in the year 1887.  

May 08   In the year 1887 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   Jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer in the year 1887.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1887

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Wilhelm Canaris, German admiral/head German military intelligence was born in the year 1887.  

Jan 03   Helen Parkhurst, US educator (Education on the Dalton plan) was born in the year 1887.  

Jan 03   August Macke, German painter (d. 1914) was born in the year 1887.  

Jan 10   Robinson Jeffers, US, poet/playwright (Tamar & Other Poems, Medea) was born in the year 1887.  

Jan 11   In the year 1887 birth of aldo Leopold, founder (Wilderness Society)  

Jan 13   In the year 1887 birth of george Gurdjieff, Armenian-Greek mystic (d. 1949)  

Jan 16   John Hamilton, Penn, actor (Perry White-Superman) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 17   Ola Raknes, Norwegian psychoanalyst and philologist (d. 1975) was born in the year 1887.  

Famous Deaths In 1887

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history johan Hendrik Koelman, portrait painter, dies at 66  

Jan 07   In the year 1887 abraham I van Lier, Dutch actor/director (Gran Theatre), dies at 74  

Jan 14   Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83 in the year 1887.  

Jan 17   William Giblin, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1840) died on this day in history.  

Feb 10   Ellen Wood, English author (Pomeroy Abbey), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Feb 15   On this day in history alexander Borodin, composer, dies  

Feb 19   On this day in history eduard Douwes Dekker, Dutch writer (Max Havelaar), dies at 66  

Feb 27   In the year 1887 alexander Porfir'yevich Borodin, Russian composer, dies at 53  

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