Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Jun 20 Arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1887 adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67
Jun 21 Britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria on this day in history.
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) in the year 1887.
Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1887 george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
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 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 August F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60)
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) in the year 1887.
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 On this day in history "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) in the year 1887.
Jul 20 Willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
Jul 22 Gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1887 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 The birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist on this day in history.
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 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1887 rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 Reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) in the year 1887.
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.