Historical Events In 1888
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Apr 26 In the year 1888 aleksandr Mikhailov, USSR, astronomer
Apr 28 In the year 1888 henry DG Crerar, Canadian general (WW I/Italy/Netherland)
Apr 29 In the year 1888 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 On this day in history john Crowe Ransom, US poet/critic (God Without Thunder)
May 04 In the year 1888 italy & Spain sign military covenant
May 04 Italy &Spain sign military covenant in the year 1888.
May 06 In the year 1888 emmanuel Celler, (Rep-D-NY, 1923-73)
May 07 In the year 1888 edouard Lalo's opera "Le roi d'Ys," premieres in Paris
May 07 In the year 1888 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 On this day in history max[imilian Raoul Walter] Steiner, Vienna, composer (Gone With Wind)
May 11 16th Preakness: F Littlefield aboard Refund wins in 2:49 in the year 1888.
May 11 Irving Berlin, [Isadore Balin], Temum Siberia, composer (White Xmas) on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1888 crouching start 1st used by Charles Sherrill of Yale
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" on this day in history.
May 13 Princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Auréa" abolishing slavery on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history 14th Kentucky Derby: George Covington aboard MacBeth II wins in 2:38.00
May 14 On this day in history miles Mander, Wolverhampton England, actor (Tower of London)
May 15 Jean Wahl, French philosopher in the year 1888.
May 16 CPR opens Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver British Columbia in the year 1888.
May 16 On this day in history cPR opens Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
May 17 On this day in history a P "Tich" Freeman, cricket leg-spinner (legend for Kent & England)
May 21 May Aufderheide, composer on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1888 leroy Buffington patents a system to build skyscrapers
May 23 Adrian Roland Holst, Dutch poet (Raged & Tired) in the year 1888.
May 25 On this day in history miles Malleson, writer/actor (Phantom of Opera, Postman's Knock)
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 On this day in history james A Farley, postmaster general (1932-38)
May 31 Jack Holt, US, golddigger/actor (Cat People, San Francisco, Brimstone) in the year 1888.
Jun 01 California gets its 1st seismograph on this day in history.