Historical Events In 1887
Sunday, 01 August 2021
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist in the year 1887.
Jun 21 Adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1887.
Jun 21 Britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria in the year 1887.
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 On this day in history george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jun 28 Boleslav Vomacka, composer in the year 1887.
Jun 28 On this day in history phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0
Jul 01 On this day in history charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor)
Jul 02 In the year 1887 marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54)
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 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) in the year 1887.
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) on this day in history.
Jul 09 Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe)
Jul 16 Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45) on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1887 willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer
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 in the year 1887.
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) in the year 1887.
Jul 28 On this day in history the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1887 rowell Hodge patents barbed wire
Aug 03 Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914) in the year 1887.
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.