Historical Events In 1887
Sunday, 23 February 2020
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 on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse)
Jun 23 On this day in history ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game) in the year 1887.
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist in the year 1887.
Jun 28 On this day in history boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 in the year 1887.
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54) in the year 1887.
Jul 04 On this day in history the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 09 Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea) in the year 1887.
Jul 09 On this day in history the first paper napkins are introduced at a dinner at a British hotel by John Dickenson, a stationery manufacturer.
Jul 10 On this day in history alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer
Jul 16 "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe) on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1887 nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73
Jul 18 On this day in history vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
Jul 20 Willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer in the year 1887.
Jul 22 Gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925) in the year 1887.
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 In the year 1887 marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase)
Jul 28 In the year 1887 the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 In the year 1887 rudi Stephan, composer
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) on this day in history.
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire in the year 1887.
Aug 03 In the year 1887 rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 On this day in history reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
Aug 07 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician in the year 1887.
Aug 08 Esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom) on this day in history.