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Historical Events In 1888

Monday, 16 September 2019

Apr 26   In the year 1888 aleksandr Mikhailov, USSR, astronomer  

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

Apr 29   Old Kavallison, Congo: Stanley meet Emin Pasha on this day in history.  

Apr 30   On this day in history 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   Italy & Spain sign military covenant on this day in history.  

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

May 06   On this day in history 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   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   Max[imilian Raoul Walter] Steiner, Vienna, composer (Gone With Wind) on this day in history.  

May 11   On this day in history 16th Preakness: F Littlefield aboard Refund wins in 2:49  

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 on this day in history.  

May 13   In the year 1888 brazil abolishes slavery  

May 13   In the year 1888 deWolf Hooper 1st recited "Casey at Bat"  

May 13   On this day in history deWolf Hopper first recited "Casey at the Bat"  

May 13   On this day in history princess Isabel of Brazil signs "Lei Auréa" abolishing slavery  

May 14   On this day in history 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   On this day in history jean Wahl, French philosopher  

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

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

May 17   A P "Tich" Freeman, cricket leg-spinner (legend for Kent & England) on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1888 adrian Roland Holst, Dutch poet (Raged & Tired)  

May 25   In the year 1888 miles Malleson, writer/actor (Phantom of Opera, Postman's Knock)  

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

May 28   James Francis Thorpe, Shawnee OK, decathelete (Olympic-gold-1912) on this day in history.  

May 30   On this day in history james A Farley, postmaster general (1932-38)  

May 31   In the year 1888 jack Holt, US, golddigger/actor (Cat People, San Francisco, Brimstone)  

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   John Garand, American inventor (d. 1974) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 08   Matt Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (Coquette, Deluge) was born on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history henri Herz, composer, dies at a day before 85th birthday  

Jan 14   In the year 1888 stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74  

Jan 21   On this day in history stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh, composer, dies at 83  

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

Jan 30   Asa Gray, US botanist (Flora of North America), dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Jan 31   In the year 1888 death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)  

Feb 05   In the year 1888 anton Mauve, Dutch painter/cousin of Vincent Van Gogh, dies at 49  

Feb 13   Jean Baptiste Lamy, 1st Archbishop of Santa Fe (b. 1814) died in the year 1888.  

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