Historical Events In 1888
Monday, 16 September 2019
Mar 12 Henry Bergh, founder (ASPCA), dies at 76 in the year 1888.
Mar 13 Great Blizzard of 1888 rages in the year 1888.
Mar 14 2nd largest snowfall in New York NY history (21") in the year 1888.
Mar 14 On this day in history 2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21")
Mar 17 In the year 1888 frank Buck, actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs)
Mar 18 Joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor on this day in history.
Mar 19 Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus) on this day in history.
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 English Football League established in the year 1888.
Mar 24 In the year 1888 jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife)
Mar 25 In the year 1888 socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber
Mar 29 Adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak) in the year 1888.
Mar 29 In the year 1888 charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
Mar 30 On this day in history anna Q Nilsson, Sweden, actress (Shenandoah, Uncle Tom's Cabin)
Apr 01 In the year 1888 soccer team Sparta forms in Rotterdam
Apr 03 Neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers) in the year 1888.
Apr 04 On this day in history tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose
Apr 06 In the year 1888 daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Svarta Ballader)
Apr 07 In the year 1888 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Yellow Face" (BG)
Apr 09 Florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932) in the year 1888.
Apr 11 Donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express) in the year 1888.
Apr 11 The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated in the year 1888.
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 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia
Apr 15 In the year 1888 matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65
Apr 16 In the year 1888 drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike
Apr 17 In the year 1888 j Palisa discovers asteroid #276 Adelheid
Apr 18 Arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier on this day in history.
Apr 19 William L Axt, composer in the year 1888.
Apr 20 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history eastman Kodak forms