Historical Events In 1888
Friday, 19 July 2019
Jun 01 California gets its first seismograph in the year 1888.
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 On this day in history democrats nominate Grover Cleveland for president
Jun 05 Raden Mas Nato Suroto, Indonesia, poet (Melatiknoppen) on this day in history.
Jun 08 Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1888 22nd Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Sir Dixon wins in 2:40.25
Jun 09 On this day in history adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer
Jun 10 Leo Weismantel, German writer (Der Reiter der Apocalypse) in the year 1888.
Jun 12 Carel Vosmaer, art historian/poet/editor (Neth Spectator), dies at 62 in the year 1888.
Jun 13 Congress creates Department of Labor in the year 1888.
Jun 13 In the year 1888 congress creates the Department of Labor
Jun 13 On this day in history fernando A Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet
Jun 15 Frederik III NK van Hohenzollern, German Emperor/king of Prussia, dies in the year 1888.
Jun 15 Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota) on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1888 wilhelm II becomes emperor of Germany
Jun 16 In the year 1888 bobby Clark, vaudevillan (World's funniest circus clown)
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 Cesare Dominiceti, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 Frederick Douglass is 1st African-American nominated for president on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history gerrit T Rietveld, Dutch architect (Juliana Hall, Sonsbeek Pavillion)
Jun 25 Republican Convention, in Chicago, nominates Benjamin Harrison in the year 1888.
Jun 27 Antoinette Perry, American theater director (d. 1946} in the year 1888.
Jun 28 George Challenor, cricketer (pioneering West Indian batsman) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1888 1st organized rodeo competition held, Prescott, Ariz
Jul 04 On this day in history henry Armetta, Italian/US actor (Bell for Adano, Big Store)
Jul 04 On this day in history the first organized rodeo competition held, Prescott, Ariz