Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist in the year 1887.
Jun 21 In the year 1887 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 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1887 george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 In the year 1887 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
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 In the year 1887 the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi.
Jul 05 August F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 06 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) in the year 1887.
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) in the year 1887.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
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 1st Esperanto book published on this day in history.
Jul 26 The first Esperanto book published on this day in history.
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) in the year 1887.
Jul 28 The birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist in the year 1887.
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer in the year 1887.
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) on this day in history.
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire on this day in history.
Aug 03 Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914) in the year 1887.
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.