Historical Events In 1887
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
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 On this day in history britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) on this day in history.
Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) on this day in history.
Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game) in the year 1887.
Jun 26 In the year 1887 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
Jun 28 In the year 1887 boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 on this day in history.
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 The founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi on this day in history.
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) in the year 1887.
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 On this day in history alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer
Jul 16 "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe) on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1887 nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73
Jul 18 In the year 1887 vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
Jul 20 In the year 1887 willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer
Jul 22 In the year 1887 gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925)
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) on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1887 the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer in the year 1887.
Jul 30 In the year 1887 felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity)
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire in the year 1887.
Aug 03 Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914) on this day in history.
Aug 05 Reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1887 esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)