Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
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 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 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 On this day in history susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS)
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 in the year 1887.
Apr 08 Walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl) in the year 1887.
Apr 10 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1887 president Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
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 Cardston, Alberta Joseph Ora Card and a small group of Mormons found the community that will become Cardston, Alberta; in the year 1887.
Apr 26 On this day in history huntsville Electric Co established to sell electricity
Apr 26 On this day in history huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity
Apr 28 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Apr 30 1st game played at Broad & Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10 on this day in history.
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 Edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) in the year 1887.
May 02 On this day in history g Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence
May 02 On this day in history 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 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 Jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer on this day in history.