Historical Events In 1888
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jun 01 In the year 1888 california gets its first seismograph
Jun 03 On this day in history "Casey at the Bat" published (SF Examiner)
Jun 03 Cark Reidel, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1888.
Jun 05 Democrats nominate Grover Cleveland for president on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1888 raden Mas Nato Suroto, Indonesia, poet (Melatiknoppen)
Jun 08 In the year 1888 poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer
Jun 09 22nd Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Sir Dixon wins in 2:40.25 on this day in history.
Jun 09 Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer on this day in history.
Jun 10 Leo Weismantel, German writer (Der Reiter der Apocalypse) in the year 1888.
Jun 12 On this day in history carel Vosmaer, art historian/poet/editor (Neth Spectator), dies at 62
Jun 13 Congress creates Department of Labor on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1888 congress creates the Department of Labor
Jun 13 Fernando A Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1888 frederik III NK van Hohenzollern, German Emperor/king of Prussia, dies
Jun 15 Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota) on this day in history.
Jun 15 Wilhelm II becomes emperor of Germany on this day in history.
Jun 16 Bobby Clark, vaudevillan (World's funniest circus clown) in the year 1888.
Jun 17 In the year 1888 bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer, composer
Jun 18 In the year 1888 margarita Xirgu, Barcelona Spain, actress (Bloody Wedding)
Jun 20 On this day in history cesare Dominiceti, composer, dies at 66
Jun 20 In the year 1888 pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Libertas
Jun 23 Anna Achmatova, [AA Gorenko], Russian conductor (Tsjetki) in the year 1888.
Jun 23 Emil Naumann, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history frederick Douglass is 1st African-American nominated for president
Jun 24 In the year 1888 gerrit T Rietveld, Dutch architect (Juliana Hall, Sonsbeek Pavillion)
Jun 25 In the year 1888 republican Convention, in Chicago, nominates Benjamin Harrison
Jun 27 Antoinette Perry, American theater director (d. 1946} on this day in history.
Jun 28 George Challenor, cricketer (pioneering West Indian batsman) in the year 1888.
Jun 29 On this day in history first (known) recording of classical music made, Handel's Israel in Egypt on wax cylinder.
Jul 02 On this day in history selman Waksman, Russ/US microbiologist (Nobel 1951)
Jul 03 In the year 1888 nY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak
Jul 04 1st organized rodeo competition held, Prescott, Ariz on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1888 henry Armetta, Italian/US actor (Bell for Adano, Big Store)
Jul 04 In the year 1888 the first organized rodeo competition held, Prescott, Ariz