Historical Events In 1887
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Mar 24 On this day in history roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)
Mar 24 In the year 1887 the birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor
Mar 28 Ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Mar 28 On this day in history rudolf F W Boskaljon, Curacao, musician/composer
Mar 30 In the year 1887 albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great)
Mar 31 In the year 1887 jose Maria Usandizaga, composer
Apr 01 Leonard Bloomfield, US linguist on this day in history.
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 Walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl) in the year 1887.
Apr 10 In the year 1887 bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
Apr 10 On this day in history president Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
Apr 11 In the year 1887 pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
Apr 12 Henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo on this day in history.
Apr 14 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG) on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1887.
May 01 In the year 1887 alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48)
May 02 In the year 1887 edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's)
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 year 1887 in the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault
May 05 Estelle Hemsley, Boston MA on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes)
May 08 Alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar on this day in history.
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