Historical Events In 1882
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1882 w C Wendelaar, mayor of Alkmaar (1919-34)/Dutch MP (VVD)
Jan 01 In the year 1882 william Cornelius Van Horne is appointed General Manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Van Horne succeeded in laying 480 miles of track across the Prairies in the summer of 1882.
Jan 02 On this day in history because of anti-monopoly laws, Standard Oil is organized as a trust
Jan 03 Willem Benoy, Flemish actor/director (Pygmalion) in the year 1882.
Jan 03 On this day in history william H Ainsworth, English writer (Guy Fawkes), dies at 76
Jan 06 Samuel Rayburn, Tenn, (Rep-D-Tx), speaker of the House (1940-57) in the year 1882.
Jan 10 In the year 1882 charles Trowbridge, Vera Cruz Mexico, actor (Fatal Hour)
Jan 12 Jakob Jud, Swiss linguist/etymologist in the year 1882.
Jan 13 In the year 1882 richard Wagner completes his opera "Parsifal"
Jan 14 Hendrik W van Loon, Netherland, commentator/writer (Story of America) on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1882 1st US ski club forms (Berlin NH)
Jan 15 Florian Znaniecki, Polish/US sociologist (Polish Peasant in Europe) on this day in history.
Jan 15 The First US ski club forms (Berlin NH) in the year 1882.
Jan 17 1st Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office in the year 1882.
Jan 17 In the year 1882 the first Dutch female physician Aletta Jacobs opens office
Jan 18 In the year 1882 alan Alexander Milne, English author (Winnie-the-Pooh)
Jan 20 In the year 1882 john Linnell, British painter/minaturist/engraver, dies
Jan 21 On this day in history anton Emil Titl, composer, dies at 72
Jan 25 In the year 1882 bilu, a Russian Zionist organization, forms
Jan 25 In the year 1882 peter Singer, composer, dies at 71
Jan 25 On this day in history the birth of Virginia Woolf, English novelist
Jan 25 On this day in history virginia [Adeline] Woolf, London, author (Jacob's Room, To Lighthouse)
Jan 26 France government of Gambetta falls on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history france govt of Gambetta falls
Jan 27 In the year 1882 giuseppe Prezzolini, Italy, writer (La Voce, La Cultura Italiano)
Jan 30 Franklin Delano Roosevelt, New Hyde Park NY, 32nd Pres (D) (1933-1945) on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history the birth of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Former (32nd) American President
Jan 31 In the year 1882 anna Pavlova, St Petersburg Russia, ballerina/choreographer
Jan 31 On this day in history the birth of Anna Pavlova, Celebrated Russian prima ballerina
Feb 01 In the year 1882 louis St Laurent, Compton Quebec, (L) 12th Canadian PM (1948-57)
Feb 02 In the year 1882 fabio Campana, composer, dies at 63
Feb 02 James Joyce, Ire, novelist/poet (Dubliners, Ulysses, Finnigan's Wake) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1882 knights of Columbus forms in New Haven CT
Feb 02 Knights of Columbus forms in New Haven, Conn on this day in history.