Historical Events In 1888
Sunday, 24 March 2019
Jul 04 Theodor Storm, German judge/author (Schimmelreiter), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jul 06 Annette Kellerman, Sydney Australia, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid) in the year 1888.
Jul 10 On this day in history giorgio De Chirico, Greece, Metaphysical painter (Soothsayer)
Jul 10 On this day in history rafael Hernando, composer, dies at 66
Jul 11 In the year 1888 118ø F (48ø C), Bennett, Colorado (state record)
Jul 11 118°F (48°C), Bennett, Colorado (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history carl Schmitt, German nazi-lawyer (Verfassungslehre)
Jul 11 Pennsylvania's Monongehela River rises 32' after 24 hour rainfall on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1888 tojohiko Kagawa, Japan, Christian-social reformer (Grain of Wheat)
Jul 13 In the year 1888 fernando A N de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Mensagem)
Jul 15 Bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for 1st time in 1,000 years on this day in history.
Jul 15 Bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for first time in 1,000 years in the year 1888.
Jul 16 On this day in history frits Zernike, invented phase-contrast microscope (Nobel 1953)
Jul 17 Shmuel Agnon, Israel, novelist (Day Before Yesterday-Nobel 1966) on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1888 alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter
Jul 19 On this day in history eugene Jungers, Belgian governor of Rwanda Urundi
Jul 20 On this day in history henri Braekeleer, Flemish painter, dies
Jul 21 In the year 1888 matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53
Jul 22 In the year 1888 raymond Chandler, Chic, mystery writer (Farewell My Lovely)
Jul 23 In the year 1888 gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)
Jul 23 In the year 1888 john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire
Jul 23 In the year 1888 the birth of Raymond Chandler, American author
Jul 24 Arthur Richardson, Australian cricket batsman (20's) in the year 1888.
Jul 26 On this day in history m Jouhandeau, writer
Jul 27 In the year 1888 philip Pratt unveils 1st electric automobile
Jul 29 On this day in history niles Welch, Hartford CT, actor (Cornered)
Jul 30 In the year 1888 raden Sutomo, Indonesian freedom fighter
Aug 01 On this day in history vito Frazzi, composer
Aug 02 In the year 1888 oscar Rasbach, composer
Aug 04 Philip Greeley Clapp, composer on this day in history.
Aug 05 Victor Francen, Belgium, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio) on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history patent for revolving door granted
Aug 07 On this day in history theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
Aug 08 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79