Historical Events In 1874
Monday, 10 August 2020
Jun 22 In the year 1874 dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
Jun 22 In the year 1874 howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies
Jun 26 Albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14) in the year 1874.
Jun 28 Freedmen's Bank closes on this day in history.
Jun 28 Oley Speaks, composer in the year 1874.
Jun 29 Georg Gohler, composer on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history greek politician Charilaos Trikoupis publishes a manifesto in the Athens daily Kairoi entitled "Who's to Blame?" in which he lays out his complaints against King George. He is elected Prime Minister of Greece the next year.
Jul 01 1st Chamber accept law against child labor on this day in history.
Jul 01 First US kidnapping for ransom, 4-year-old Charles Ross, $20,000 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Michel H Campen, author/critic (Bikoerim) on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader
Jul 04 In the year 1874 social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed
Jul 05 On this day in history gerhard von Keussler, composer
Jul 07 In the year 1874 27th Postmaster General: James W Marshall of NJ takes office
Jul 08 The Mounties begin their March West on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
Jul 11 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belg pontifical defense minister, dies at 54 in the year 1874.
Jul 12 On this day in history fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63
Jul 12 On this day in history ontario Agricultural College founded
Jul 12 In the year 1874 start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG)
Jul 14 On this day in history 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914)
Jul 23 Aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa in the year 1874.
Jul 26 In the year 1874 serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)
Jul 28 In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)
Jul 29 August Stramm, writer in the year 1874.
Jul 29 Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court on this day in history.
Jul 30 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles in the year 1874.
Jul 31 Commissioning of USS Intrepid, first U.S. warship equipped with torpedoes on this day in history.
Jul 31 Patrick Francis Healy, SJ, inaugurated as pres of Georgetown U on this day in history.
Aug 03 Eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra) in the year 1874.
Aug 05 Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)
Aug 10 In the year 1874 the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US
Aug 11 Harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head on this day in history.