Historical Events In 1888
Wednesday, 01 April 2020
Oct 08 In the year 1888 jules J baron d'Anethan, Belgian Minister of Justice, dies
Oct 09 Hank Patterson, Alabama, actor (Gunsmoke, Fred Ziffel-Green Acres) in the year 1888.
Oct 09 In the year 1888 public admitted to Washington Monument
Oct 09 The Washington Monument opens to the public for the first time on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1888 washington Monument opens for public admittance
Oct 10 On this day in history teatotalers excursion train crushed, killing 64 (Mud Run Pa)
Oct 10 Teetotalers excursion train crushed, killing 64 (Mud Run Pa) in the year 1888.
Oct 11 Piero Coppola, composer on this day in history.
Oct 14 Ernest Pingoud, composer in the year 1888.
Oct 16 On this day in history eugene O'Neill, NYC, dramatist (Desire Under the Elms-Nobel 1936)
Oct 16 In the year 1888 the birth of Eugene O'Neill, American playwright and Nobel prize winner for literature
Oct 17 In the year 1888 thomas Edison files a patent for the Optical Phonograph (the first movie).
Oct 19 Amaat Vyncke, Flemish missionary/founder (Flemish Wind), dies at 38 in the year 1888.
Oct 19 In the year 1888 moshav Gederah is attacked by Arabs
Oct 20 Chicago & All America baseball teams play exhibition in Auckland, NZ in the year 1888.
Oct 23 Pelham Bay Park in Bronx, vested on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history francois Pauwels, Dutch writer/attorney
Oct 26 E Runar Schildt, Finnish writer (Segrande Eros) on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1888 lord Salisbury grants Cecil Rhodes charter for BSA Company
Oct 30 First ballpoint pen patented on this day in history.
Oct 30 John J Loud patents ballpoint pen in the year 1888.
Oct 31 George Hubert Wilkins, Aust, polar explorer (Flying the Arctic) on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1888 john Boyd Dunlop patents pneumatic bicycle tire
Nov 03 Amsterdam: 1st concerto of Concert worker, under Willem Kes in the year 1888.
Nov 03 In the year 1888 jack the Ripper kills last victim
Nov 03 In the year 1888 william Charles Denis Browne, composer
Nov 06 In the year 1888 benjamin Harrison (R-Sen-Ind) beats Pres Grover Cleveland (D), 233 electoral votes to 168, Cleveland received slightly more votes
Nov 06 In the year 1888 benjamin Harrison (R-Sen-Indiana) beats President Grover Cleveland (D), 233 electoral votes to 168, Cleveland received slightly more votes
Nov 07 In the year 1888 chandrasekhara Raman, India, physicist (Nobel 1930)
Nov 08 On this day in history david Monrad Johansen, composer
Nov 09 In London, Jack the Ripper murdered his last victim, Mary Jane Kelly in the year 1888.
Nov 09 In the year 1888 jean Monnet, French economist/EG-pioneer/chairman (EGKS)
Nov 10 Andrej N Tupolev, Russian aircraft builder on this day in history.
Nov 11 Maulana Azad, 1st minister of education in independent India in the year 1888.