Historical Events In 1888
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Apr 26 In the year 1888 aleksandr Mikhailov, USSR, astronomer
Apr 28 Henry DG Crerar, Canadian general (WW I/Italy/Netherland) in the year 1888.
Apr 29 Old Kavallison, Congo: Stanley meet Emin Pasha on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1888 hail stones kills about 250 in Moradabad district of Delhi
Apr 30 In the year 1888 john Crowe Ransom, US poet/critic (God Without Thunder)
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 Emmanuel Celler, (Rep-D-NY, 1923-73) on this day in history.
May 07 Edouard Lalo's opera "Le roi d'Ys," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
May 07 George Eastman patents "Kodak box camera" in the year 1888.
May 10 First colonial athletics championships are held at the NSW Amateur Athletics Association Cricket Ground in Sydney in the year 1888.
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) in the year 1888.
May 12 Crouching start 1st used by Charles Sherrill of Yale in the year 1888.
May 13 Brazil abolishes slavery in the year 1888.
May 13 DeWolf Hooper 1st recited "Casey at Bat" in the year 1888.
May 13 DeWolf Hopper first recited "Casey at the Bat" in the year 1888.
May 13 Princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Auréa" abolishing slavery on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1888 14th Kentucky Derby: George Covington aboard MacBeth II wins in 2:38.00
May 14 Miles Mander, Wolverhampton England, actor (Tower of London) on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1888 jean Wahl, French philosopher
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 In the year 1888 may Aufderheide, composer
May 22 Leroy Buffington patents a system to build skyscrapers in the year 1888.
May 23 Adrian Roland Holst, Dutch poet (Raged & Tired) in the year 1888.
May 25 In the year 1888 miles Malleson, writer/actor (Phantom of Opera, Postman's Knock)
May 27 On this day in history louis Durey, composer
May 28 In the year 1888 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 On this day in history jack Holt, US, golddigger/actor (Cat People, San Francisco, Brimstone)
Jun 01 California gets its 1st seismograph on this day in history.