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Historical Events In 1888

Thursday, 21 November 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   In the year 1888 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   118F (48C), 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 in the year 1888.  

Jul 12   Tojohiko Kagawa, Japan, Christian-social reformer (Grain of Wheat) on this day in history.  

Jul 13   Fernando A N de Seabra Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Mensagem) on this day in history.  

Jul 15   On this day in history bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for 1st time in 1,000 years  

Jul 15   On this day in history bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for first time in 1,000 years  

Jul 16   On this day in history frits Zernike, invented phase-contrast microscope (Nobel 1953)  

Jul 17   On this day in history shmuel Agnon, Israel, novelist (Day Before Yesterday-Nobel 1966)  

Jul 18   Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter in the year 1888.  

Jul 19   Eugene Jungers, Belgian governor of Rwanda Urundi in the year 1888.  

Jul 20   In the year 1888 henri Braekeleer, Flemish painter, dies  

Jul 21   Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

Jul 22   In the year 1888 raymond Chandler, Chic, mystery writer (Farewell My Lovely)  

Jul 23   On this day in history gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)  

Jul 23   John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire in the year 1888.  

Jul 23   In the year 1888 the birth of Raymond Chandler, American author  

Jul 24   On this day in history arthur Richardson, Australian cricket batsman (20's)  

Jul 26   M Jouhandeau, writer on this day in history.  

Jul 27   Philip Pratt unveils 1st electric automobile in the year 1888.  

Jul 29   Niles Welch, Hartford CT, actor (Cornered) on this day in history.  

Jul 30   Raden Sutomo, Indonesian freedom fighter in the year 1888.  

Aug 01   Vito Frazzi, composer in the year 1888.  

Aug 02   Oscar Rasbach, composer in the year 1888.  

Aug 04   Philip Greeley Clapp, composer on this day in history.  

Aug 05   Victor Francen, Belgium, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio) in the year 1888.  

Aug 07   Patent for revolving door granted in the year 1888.  

Aug 07   Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door on this day in history.  

Aug 08   Friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1888

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of john Garand, American inventor (d. 1974)  

Jan 04   Arthur Berry, England, soccer player (Olympic-gold-1908, 12) was born in the year 1888.  

Jan 08   Matt Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (Coquette, Deluge) was born in the year 1888.  

Jan 08   Richard Courant, German-American mathematician (d. 1972) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Matthew Moore, Irish-American actor (d. 1960) was born in the year 1888.  

Jan 10   Emile van Bosch, Dutch revue/operetta-artist (Fair Folks) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Grock, Switzerland, clown was born on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Chester Conklin, Oskaloosa IA, actor (Every Day's a Holiday, Greed) was born on this day in history.  

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   Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1888.  

Jan 21   Stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Jan 29   Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 in the year 1888.  

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   Anton Mauve, Dutch painter/cousin of Vincent Van Gogh, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

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

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