Historical Events In 1888
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Mar 12 Henry Bergh, founder (ASPCA), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1888 great Blizzard of 1888 rages
Mar 14 2nd largest snowfall in New York NY history (21") on this day in history.
Mar 14 On this day in history 2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21")
Mar 17 On this day in history frank Buck, actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs)
Mar 18 In the year 1888 joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor
Mar 19 Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus) in the year 1888.
Mar 20 On this day in history s V Vegesack, writer
Mar 20 Start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "A Scandal in Bohemia" on this day in history.
Mar 21 In the year 1888 arthur Pinero's "Sweet Lavender," premieres in London
Mar 22 English Football League established in the year 1888.
Mar 24 On this day in history jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife)
Mar 25 Socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber on this day in history.
Mar 29 Adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak) on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
Mar 30 In the year 1888 anna Q Nilsson, Sweden, actress (Shenandoah, Uncle Tom's Cabin)
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 In the year 1888 tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose
Apr 06 Daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Svarta Ballader) on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Yellow Face" (BG)
Apr 09 In the year 1888 florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
Apr 11 In the year 1888 donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express)
Apr 11 The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history william Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62
Apr 15 In the year 1888 florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama)
Apr 15 J Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia on this day in history.
Apr 15 Matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1888 arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier
Apr 19 In the year 1888 william L Axt, composer
Apr 20 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India in the year 1888.
Apr 24 In the year 1888 eastman Kodak forms