Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 20 September 2019
Mar 24 On this day in history roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)
Mar 24 The birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor on this day in history.
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 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 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) on this day in history.
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 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 In the year 1887 pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
Apr 12 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo
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 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 In the year 1887 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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 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 Estelle Hemsley, Boston MA on this day in history.
May 07 Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1887 alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar
May 09 On this day in history buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
May 09 Jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer in the year 1887.