Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist in the year 1887.
Jun 21 Adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1887 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 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 On this day in history boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 On this day in history phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54)
Jul 04 The founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history dirk Koster, literary (New Noises)
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 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1887.
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 rowell Hodge patents barbed wire
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1887 esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)