Historical Events In 1887
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse)
Jun 23 In the year 1887 ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
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 On this day in history boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 in the year 1887.
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54) on this day in history.
Jul 04 The founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi in the year 1887.
Jul 05 August F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies in the year 1887.
Jul 06 In the year 1887 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60)
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 On this day in history 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 Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73 in the year 1887.
Jul 18 In the year 1887 vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
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 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
Aug 08 On this day in history esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)