Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jun 20 On this day in history arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
Jun 21 On this day in history adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67
Jun 21 On this day in history britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) in the year 1887.
Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) in the year 1887.
Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist in the year 1887.
Jun 28 Boleslav Vomacka, composer in the year 1887.
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) in the year 1887.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1887 samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)
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 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 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) on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1887 willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer
Jul 22 On this day in history gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925)
Jul 26 1st Esperanto book published in the year 1887.
Jul 26 On this day in history the first Esperanto book published
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) in the year 1887.
Jul 28 The birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history rowell Hodge patents barbed wire
Aug 03 On this day in history rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 In the year 1887 reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
Aug 07 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on this day in history.
Aug 08 Esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom) on this day in history.