Historical Events In 1887
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67
Jun 21 Britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria in the year 1887.
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1887 ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jun 28 Boleslav Vomacka, composer in the year 1887.
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 in the year 1887.
Jul 01 In the year 1887 charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor)
Jul 02 On this day in history marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54)
Jul 04 The founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1887 august F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies
Jul 06 In the year 1887 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60)
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) in the year 1887.
Jul 09 On this day in history samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)
Jul 09 The first paper napkins are introduced at a dinner at a British hotel by John Dickenson, a stationery manufacturer on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1887 alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer
Jul 16 On this day in history "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe)
Jul 16 In the year 1887 nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73
Jul 18 Vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45) in the year 1887.
Jul 20 Willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer in the year 1887.
Jul 22 Gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history 1st Esperanto book published
Jul 26 The first Esperanto book published on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase)
Jul 28 On this day in history the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer in the year 1887.
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) in the year 1887.
Aug 02 On this day in history rowell Hodge patents barbed wire
Aug 03 In the year 1887 rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 Reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician in the year 1887.
Aug 08 In the year 1887 esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)