Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 24 January 2020
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 In the year 1887 gramophone patented in Germany
Sep 27 In the year 1887 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 on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history billy Bevan, Orange Australia, actor (White Sin)
Sep 30 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure "Five Orange Pips" (BG) on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure "The Five Orange Pips" (BG)
Sep 30 In the year 1887 volunteer (US) beats Thistle (Scotland) in 8th America's Cup
Oct 01 Balochistan conquered by the British Empire in the year 1887.
Oct 04 Francis Bull, Norway, writer (Norsk literature historian) on this day in history.
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 A C "Jack" Russell, cricketer (prolific England batsman post-WW I) on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history george James Webb, composer, dies at 84
Oct 08 Phillies set club record 16th straight victory in the year 1887.
Oct 10 Rie Cramer, [Marie Holman], Dutch cartoonist/author in the year 1887.
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 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "A Case of Identity" (BG)
Oct 18 In the year 1887 start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "A Case of Identity" (BG)
Oct 20 On this day in history addison Richards, Zanesville OH, actor (Pentagon, Fighting Seabees)
Oct 21 Detroit clinches best-of-15 touring World Championship with its 8th victory in Game 11 this afternoon in Baltimore, 13-3 on this day in history.
Oct 22 John Reed, journalist who reported on Mexican, Russian revolutions on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1887 victoria von Battenberg, wife of Spanish king Alfonso
Oct 25 Willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven) in the year 1887.
Oct 26 On this day in history detroit (NL) beats St Louis (AA) 10 games to 5 in World Series
Oct 30 In the year 1887 eduardo Ciannelli, Italy, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato)
Oct 31 In the year 1887 chiang Kai-shek, Chekiang Province China, pres of Nationalist China
Oct 31 On this day in history george Alexander Macfarren, composer, dies at 74
Oct 31 Rimski-Korsakov's "Capricio Espagñol," premieres in St Petersburg in the year 1887.
Nov 01 Max Trapp, composer in the year 1887.
Nov 01 In the year 1887 the birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures