Historical Events In 1874
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Jun 22 On this day in history dr Andrew T Still, discovers the science of osteopathy
Jun 22 Howard Staunton, world chess champion, designer of chess pieces, dies on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1874 albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)
Jun 28 In the year 1874 freedmen's Bank closes
Jun 28 Oley Speaks, composer in the year 1874.
Jun 29 In the year 1874 georg Gohler, composer
Jun 29 In the year 1874 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 in the year 1874.
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) in the year 1874.
Jul 03 Apirana Turupa Ngata, Kawaka NZ, Maori political/cultural leader on this day in history.
Jul 04 Social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed in the year 1874.
Jul 05 Gerhard von Keussler, composer in the year 1874.
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1874 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 Fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1874 ontario Agricultural College founded
Jul 12 In the year 1874 start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "The Gloria Scott" (BG)
Jul 14 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914) on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history aires de Ornelas e Vasconcelos is appointed the Archbishop of the Portuguese colonial enclave of Goa.
Jul 26 Serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp) in the year 1874.
Jul 28 In the year 1874 ernst Cassirer, Germany, philosopher/educator (Essay on Man)
Jul 29 In the year 1874 august Stramm, writer
Jul 29 Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court in the year 1874.
Jul 30 1st baseball teams to play outside US, Boston-Phila in British Isles on this day in history.
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 in the year 1874.
Aug 03 Eugene Baie, Belgian author (Sub rosa et sub umbra) on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in England.
Aug 10 In the year 1874 herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)
Aug 10 On this day in history the birth of Herbert Hoover, Former (31st) President of the US
Aug 11 On this day in history harry S Parmelee patents sprinkler head