Historical Events In 1888
Friday, 10 July 2020
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 In the year 1888 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) in the year 1888.
Mar 18 On this day in history joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor
Mar 19 Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus) on this day in history.
Mar 20 S V Vegesack, writer in the year 1888.
Mar 20 In the year 1888 start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "A Scandal in Bohemia"
Mar 21 Arthur Pinero's "Sweet Lavender," premieres in London in the year 1888.
Mar 22 In the year 1888 english Football League established
Mar 24 Jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife) in the year 1888.
Mar 25 Socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1888 adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak)
Mar 29 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1888 neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers)
Apr 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
Apr 11 Donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express) on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1888 the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated.
Apr 14 William Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1888.
Apr 15 Florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama) in the year 1888.
Apr 15 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia
Apr 15 Matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65 in the year 1888.
Apr 16 In the year 1888 drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike
Apr 17 J Palisa discovers asteroid #276 Adelheid on this day in history.
Apr 18 In the year 1888 arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier
Apr 19 William L Axt, composer on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India
Apr 24 In the year 1888 eastman Kodak forms