Historical Events In 1887
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jun 20 In the year 1887 arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
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 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) in the year 1887.
Jun 25 On this day in history george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 On this day in history anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
Jun 28 On this day in history boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 In the year 1887 phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0
Jul 01 In the year 1887 charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor)
Jul 02 Marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54) in the year 1887.
Jul 04 The founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi in the year 1887.
Jul 05 On this day in history august F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies
Jul 06 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) in the year 1887.
Jul 07 On this day in history dirk Koster, literary (New Noises)
Jul 09 Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea) in the year 1887.
Jul 09 In the year 1887 the first paper napkins are introduced at a dinner at a British hotel by John Dickenson, a stationery manufacturer.
Jul 10 Alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer in the year 1887.
Jul 16 "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe) in the year 1887.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 Gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925) in the year 1887.
Jul 26 In the year 1887 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 The birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1887 rudi Stephan, composer
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) in the year 1887.
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire on this day in history.
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 Esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom) in the year 1887.