Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
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 in the year 1887.
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1887 ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
Jun 25 In the year 1887 george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 On this day in history anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
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 On this day in history charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor)
Jul 02 On this day in history marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54)
Jul 04 In the year 1887 the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi.
Jul 05 August F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 06 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) in the year 1887.
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 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 Alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer in the year 1887.
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 on this day in history.
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) in the year 1887.
Jul 26 On this day in history 1st Esperanto book published
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 in the year 1887.
Jul 29 In the year 1887 rudi Stephan, composer
Jul 30 In the year 1887 felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity)
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 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)