Historical Events In 1888
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jul 04 Theodor Storm, German judge/author (Schimmelreiter), dies at 70 in the year 1888.
Jul 06 Annette Kellerman, Sydney Australia, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid) on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history giorgio De Chirico, Greece, Metaphysical painter (Soothsayer)
Jul 10 In the year 1888 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 16 Frits Zernike, invented phase-contrast microscope (Nobel 1953) in the year 1888.
Jul 17 In the year 1888 shmuel Agnon, Israel, novelist (Day Before Yesterday-Nobel 1966)
Jul 18 Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1888 eugene Jungers, Belgian governor of Rwanda Urundi
Jul 20 Henri Braekeleer, Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53 in the year 1888.
Jul 22 Raymond Chandler, Chic, mystery writer (Farewell My Lovely) in the year 1888.
Jul 23 In the year 1888 gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)
Jul 23 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire in the year 1888.
Jul 23 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author in the year 1888.
Jul 24 Arthur Richardson, Australian cricket batsman (20's) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1888 m Jouhandeau, writer
Jul 27 On this day in history philip Pratt unveils 1st electric automobile
Jul 29 Niles Welch, Hartford CT, actor (Cornered) in the year 1888.
Jul 30 Raden Sutomo, Indonesian freedom fighter in the year 1888.
Aug 01 In the year 1888 vito Frazzi, composer
Aug 02 In the year 1888 oscar Rasbach, composer
Aug 04 Philip Greeley Clapp, composer in the year 1888.
Aug 05 In the year 1888 victor Francen, Belgium, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio)
Aug 07 Patent for revolving door granted in the year 1888.
Aug 07 In the year 1888 theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
Aug 08 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79