Historical Events In 1888
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Mar 12 In the year 1888 henry Bergh, founder (ASPCA), dies at 76
Mar 13 On this day in history great Blizzard of 1888 rages
Mar 14 On this day in history 2nd largest snowfall in New York NY history (21")
Mar 14 2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21") on this day in history.
Mar 17 Frank Buck, actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs) on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1888 joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor
Mar 19 In the year 1888 josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus)
Mar 20 On this day in history s V Vegesack, writer
Mar 20 On this day in history start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "A Scandal in Bohemia"
Mar 21 In the year 1888 arthur Pinero's "Sweet Lavender," premieres in London
Mar 22 On this day in history english Football League established
Mar 24 Jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife) on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber
Mar 29 Adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak) on this day in history.
Mar 29 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1888.
Mar 30 Anna Q Nilsson, Sweden, actress (Shenandoah, Uncle Tom's Cabin) on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1888 soccer team Sparta forms in Rotterdam
Apr 03 In the year 1888 neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers)
Apr 04 Tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose in the year 1888.
Apr 06 In the year 1888 daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Svarta Ballader)
Apr 07 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Yellow Face" (BG)
Apr 09 On this day in history florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
Apr 11 On this day in history donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express)
Apr 11 In the year 1888 the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated.
Apr 14 William Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Apr 15 Florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama) in the year 1888.
Apr 15 J Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia on this day in history.
Apr 15 Matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65 in the year 1888.
Apr 16 Drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike on this day in history.
Apr 17 J Palisa discovers asteroid #276 Adelheid in the year 1888.
Apr 18 On this day in history arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier
Apr 19 William L Axt, composer in the year 1888.
Apr 20 In the year 1888 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India
Apr 24 In the year 1888 eastman Kodak forms