Historical Events In 1887
Saturday, 19 October 2019
Sep 26 Antonio Moreno, Madrid Spain, actor/director (It, Careers) on this day in history.
Sep 26 Emile Berliner patents the Gramophone on this day in history.
Sep 26 Gramophone patented in Germany on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history anton Roemer, Dutch actor (Potasch & Perlemoer, Boefje)
Sep 28 In the year 1887 avery Brundage, Detroit Mich, CEO (Intl Olympic Committee, 1952-72)
Sep 28 Gele River (Huang Ho) in China floods, kills about 1.5 million in the year 1887.
Sep 29 Billy Bevan, Orange Australia, actor (White Sin) in the year 1887.
Sep 30 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure "Five Orange Pips" (BG) in the year 1887.
Sep 30 In the year 1887 start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure "The Five Orange Pips" (BG)
Sep 30 Volunteer (US) beats Thistle (Scotland) in 8th America's Cup on this day in history.
Oct 01 Balochistan conquered by the British Empire on this day in history.
Oct 04 Francis Bull, Norway, writer (Norsk literature historian) in the year 1887.
Oct 05 In the year 1887 max Ackermann, German "entartet" painter
Oct 06 In the year 1887 george Brown, cricketer (legendary England batsman/keeper of 20's)
Oct 07 In the year 1887 a C "Jack" Russell, cricketer (prolific England batsman post-WW I)
Oct 07 George James Webb, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1887.
Oct 08 Phillies set club record 16th straight victory in the year 1887.
Oct 10 In the year 1887 rie Cramer, [Marie Holman], Dutch cartoonist/author
Oct 11 A Miles patents elevator on this day in history.
Oct 17 Gustav R Kirchhoff, German physicist (spectroscopy), dies at 63 in the year 1887.
Oct 18 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "A Case of Identity" (BG) on this day in history.
Oct 18 Start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "A Case of Identity" (BG) in the year 1887.
Oct 20 Addison Richards, Zanesville OH, actor (Pentagon, Fighting Seabees) in the year 1887.
Oct 21 In the year 1887 detroit clinches best-of-15 touring World Championship with its 8th victory in Game 11 this afternoon in Baltimore, 13-3
Oct 22 John Reed, journalist who reported on Mexican, Russian revolutions in the year 1887.
Oct 24 Victoria von Battenberg, wife of Spanish king Alfonso on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1887 willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven)
Oct 26 On this day in history detroit (NL) beats St Louis (AA) 10 games to 5 in World Series
Oct 30 Eduardo Ciannelli, Italy, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato) on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history chiang Kai-shek, Chekiang Province China, pres of Nationalist China
Oct 31 George Alexander Macfarren, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Oct 31 Rimski-Korsakov's "Capricio Espagñol," premieres in St Petersburg on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history max Trapp, composer
Nov 01 On this day in history the birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures