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Historical Events In 1888

Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Apr 26   Aleksandr Mikhailov, USSR, astronomer on this day in history.  

Apr 28   On this day in history henry DG Crerar, Canadian general (WW I/Italy/Netherland)  

Apr 29   On this day in history old Kavallison, Congo: Stanley meet Emin Pasha  

Apr 30   In the year 1888 hail stones kills about 250 in Moradabad district of Delhi  

Apr 30   John Crowe Ransom, US poet/critic (God Without Thunder) in the year 1888.  

May 04   In the year 1888 italy & Spain sign military covenant  

May 04   On this day in history italy &Spain sign military covenant  

May 06   In the year 1888 emmanuel Celler, (Rep-D-NY, 1923-73)  

May 07   Edouard Lalo's opera "Le roi d'Ys," premieres in Paris on this day in history.  

May 07   On this day in history george Eastman patents "Kodak box camera"  

May 10   In the year 1888 first colonial athletics championships are held at the NSW Amateur Athletics Association Cricket Ground in Sydney.  

May 10   Max[imilian Raoul Walter] Steiner, Vienna, composer (Gone With Wind) on this day in history.  

May 11   16th Preakness: F Littlefield aboard Refund wins in 2:49 in the year 1888.  

May 11   On this day in history irving Berlin, [Isadore Balin], Temum Siberia, composer (White Xmas)  

May 12   Crouching start 1st used by Charles Sherrill of Yale on this day in history.  

May 13   In the year 1888 brazil abolishes slavery  

May 13   On this day in history deWolf Hooper 1st recited "Casey at Bat"  

May 13   DeWolf Hopper first recited "Casey at the Bat" in the year 1888.  

May 13   In the year 1888 princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Auréa" abolishing slavery  

May 14   14th Kentucky Derby: George Covington aboard MacBeth II wins in 2:38.00 in the year 1888.  

May 14   In the year 1888 miles Mander, Wolverhampton England, actor (Tower of London)  

May 15   Jean Wahl, French philosopher on this day in history.  

May 16   CPR opens Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver British Columbia in the year 1888.  

May 16   CPR opens Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, BC on this day in history.  

May 17   In the year 1888 a P "Tich" Freeman, cricket leg-spinner (legend for Kent & England)  

May 21   May Aufderheide, composer on this day in history.  

May 22   Leroy Buffington patents a system to build skyscrapers on this day in history.  

May 23   Adrian Roland Holst, Dutch poet (Raged & Tired) in the year 1888.  

May 25   Miles Malleson, writer/actor (Phantom of Opera, Postman's Knock) in the year 1888.  

May 27   Louis Durey, composer on this day in history.  

May 28   On this day in history james Francis Thorpe, Shawnee OK, decathelete (Olympic-gold-1912)  

May 30   James A Farley, postmaster general (1932-38) in the year 1888.  

May 31   Jack Holt, US, golddigger/actor (Cat People, San Francisco, Brimstone) on this day in history.  

Jun 01   California gets its 1st seismograph in the year 1888.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1888

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of john Garand, American inventor (d. 1974)  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of arthur Berry, England, soccer player (Olympic-gold-1908, 12)  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of matt Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (Coquette, Deluge)  

Jan 08   In the year 1888 birth of richard Courant, German-American mathematician (d. 1972)  

Jan 08   In the year 1888 birth of matthew Moore, Irish-American actor (d. 1960)  

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of emile van Bosch, Dutch revue/operetta-artist (Fair Folks)  

Jan 10   Grock, Switzerland, clown was born in the year 1888.  

Jan 11   Chester Conklin, Oskaloosa IA, actor (Every Day's a Holiday, Greed) was born in the year 1888.  

Famous Deaths In 1888

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 05   Henri Herz, composer, dies at a day before 85th birthday on this day in history.  

Jan 14   Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1888.  

Jan 21   Stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1888.  

Jan 29   On this day in history edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75  

Jan 30   In the year 1888 asa Gray, US botanist (Flora of North America), dies at 77  

Jan 31   On this day in history death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)  

Feb 05   On this day in history anton Mauve, Dutch painter/cousin of Vincent Van Gogh, dies at 49  

Feb 13   In the year 1888 death of jean Baptiste Lamy, 1st Archbishop of Santa Fe (b. 1814)  

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