Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 22 November 2019
Aug 09 Abraham Schierbeek, Dutch biologist (Swammerdam) on this day in history.
Aug 10 Excursion train crashes killing 101 in Chatsworth, Illinois on this day in history.
Aug 10 Excursion train crashes killing 101. (Chatsworth, Illinois) on this day in history.
Aug 12 Thomas Edison makes the first sound recording on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history marija Leiko, Latvian film actress (d.1937)
Aug 14 In the year 1887 richard Jeffries, naturalist/essayist, dies
Aug 16 Nadia Boulanger, conductor (1st woman to conduct Boston Symphony) on this day in history.
Aug 17 Charles I, last emperor of Austria-Hungary (1916-18) on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history franz Commer, composer, dies at 74
Aug 18 In the year 1887 nico J Polak, Dutch economist
Aug 21 In the year 1887 mighty (Dan) Casey struck-out in a game with NY Giants!
Aug 23 Jo Sternheim, Dutch actor/playwright in the year 1887.
Aug 25 On this day in history olav Fartein Valen, composer
Aug 26 Luis Abraham Delgadillo, composer in the year 1887.
Aug 27 On this day in history wilhelm Volkmar, composer, dies at 74
Aug 28 In the year 1887 daniel Zamudio, composer
Aug 30 In the year 1887 adam Kuckhoff, writer
Aug 31 In the year 1887 friedrich A Paneth, Austrian/British chemist
Aug 31 On this day in history thomas A Edison patents Kinetoscope, (produces moving pictures)
Sep 01 In the year 1887 blaise Cendrars, [Frederic Sauser-Hall], Swiss poet/writer
Sep 01 Dutch Amateur Photography Cooperation established on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history gas lamp at Theater Royal in Exeter catches fire killing about 200
Sep 07 Edith L Sitwell, English poetess/author (Wheels) on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history alfred M Landon, (R-Ks) pres candidate (1932, 1936)
Sep 10 Giovanni Gronchi, president of Italy on this day in history.
Sep 12 On this day in history george Georgescu, composer
Sep 14 In the year 1887 friedrich T Vischer, German philosopher/writer (Auch einer), dies
Sep 14 Karl Taylor Compton, physicist/atomic bomb scientist in the year 1887.
Sep 15 In the year 1887 jean/Hans Arp, French/Swiss statues artist/poet
Sep 15 On this day in history phila celebrates 100th anniversary of US Constitution
Sep 16 In the year 1887 hans/Jean Arp, French/Swiss painter/poet/sculptor
Sep 21 In the year 1887 lodewijk de Vocht, composer
Sep 22 On this day in history hobart Cavanaugh, US, actor (Border Town, Black Angel)
Sep 25 In the year 1887 may Sutton Bundy, US, 1st US woman to win Wimbledon (US 1904)