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Historical Events In 1888

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Jul 04   Theodor Storm, German judge/author (Schimmelreiter), dies at 70 in the year 1888.  

Jul 06   In the year 1888 annette Kellerman, Sydney Australia, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid)  

Jul 10   In the year 1888 giorgio De Chirico, Greece, Metaphysical painter (Soothsayer)  

Jul 10   Rafael Hernando, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

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   Carl Schmitt, German nazi-lawyer (Verfassungslehre) on this day in history.  

Jul 11   In the year 1888 pennsylvania's Monongehela River rises 32' after 24 hour rainfall  

Jul 12   On this day in history tojohiko Kagawa, Japan, Christian-social reformer (Grain of Wheat)  

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

Jul 15   Bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for 1st time in 1,000 years on this day in history.  

Jul 15   In the year 1888 bandai volcano (Japan) erupts for first time in 1,000 years  

Jul 16   In the year 1888 frits Zernike, invented phase-contrast microscope (Nobel 1953)  

Jul 17   Shmuel Agnon, Israel, novelist (Day Before Yesterday-Nobel 1966) in the year 1888.  

Jul 18   In the year 1888 alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter  

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

Jul 20   Henri Braekeleer, Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.  

Jul 21   On this day in history matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53  

Jul 22   Raymond Chandler, Chic, mystery writer (Farewell My Lovely) on this day in history.  

Jul 23   Gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen) on this day in history.  

Jul 23   In the year 1888 john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire  

Jul 23   The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on this day in history.  

Jul 24   Arthur Richardson, Australian cricket batsman (20's) on this day in history.  

Jul 26   M Jouhandeau, writer in the year 1888.  

Jul 27   Philip Pratt unveils 1st electric automobile on this day in history.  

Jul 29   In the year 1888 niles Welch, Hartford CT, actor (Cornered)  

Jul 30   In the year 1888 raden Sutomo, Indonesian freedom fighter  

Aug 01   Vito Frazzi, composer on this day in history.  

Aug 02   In the year 1888 oscar Rasbach, composer  

Aug 04   On this day in history philip Greeley Clapp, composer  

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   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   John Garand, American inventor (d. 1974) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1888 birth of arthur Berry, England, soccer player (Olympic-gold-1908, 12)  

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 in the year 1888.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of matthew Moore, Irish-American actor (d. 1960)  

Jan 10   Emile van Bosch, Dutch revue/operetta-artist (Fair Folks) was born in the year 1888.  

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of grock, Switzerland, clown  

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   Henri Herz, composer, dies at a day before 85th birthday in the year 1888.  

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 in the year 1888.  

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 in the year 1888.  

Feb 13   Jean Baptiste Lamy, 1st Archbishop of Santa Fe (b. 1814) died on this day in history.  

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