Historical Events In 1882
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
May 19 In the year 1882 commodore Shufeldt (USS Swatara) lands in Korea to negotiate first treaty between Korea and Western power
May 20 Germany/Austria-Hungary/France sign Triple Alliance in the year 1882.
May 20 On this day in history sigrid Undset, Norway, novelist (Kristin Lavransdatter, Nobel 1928)
May 20 St Gotthard-railroad tunnel between Switzerland & Italy opens in the year 1882.
May 21 In the year 1882 georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Hostage Rights of Aemstel)
May 23 In the year 1882 6" of snow falls in eastern Iowa
May 23 James Gleason, NYC, writer/actor (Bishop's Wife, Flying Fool) in the year 1882.
May 24 On this day in history creighton Hale, Cork Ireland, actor (Gorilla Man, Way Down East)
May 25 In the year 1882 harry Fox, entertainer
May 27 On this day in history 10th Preakness: T Costello aboard Vanguard wins in 2:44.5
Jun 01 In the year 1882 john Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln)
Jun 02 On this day in history guiseppi Garibaldi, Italian rebel leader, dies at 74
Jun 02 Pierre de Brazza festival welcomed in Paris on this day in history.
Jun 04 Karl Valentin, German comic/writer on this day in history.
Jun 05 Igor F Stravinsky, Oranienbaum Russia, composer (Rite of Spring) [OS] on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history storm & floods hits Bombay; about 100,000 die
Jun 05 On this day in history the birth of Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer and conductor
Jun 06 Cyclone in Arabian Sea (Bombay India) drowns 100,000 in the year 1882.
Jun 06 In the year 1882 electric iron patented by Henry W. Seely, NYC
Jun 08 On this day in history 16th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Forester wins in 2:43
Jun 10 Anti-colonization mass society of Alexandria Egypt kills 50 Europeans in the year 1882.
Jun 10 Neville Henderson, British diplomat in the year 1882.
Jun 14 On this day in history ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Roemenia
Jun 16 On this day in history 17" hailstones weighing 1.75 lbs fall in Dubuque Iowa
Jun 17 Igor F Stravinsky, Oranienbaum Russia, composer (Rite of Spring) [NS] in the year 1882.
Jun 17 The birth of Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer and conductor on this day in history.
Jun 17 Tornado kills 130 in Iowa in the year 1882.
Jun 18 Georgi Dimitrov, Bulgaria premier (1946-49) [or 6/28] on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history rockwell Kent, artist/painter/illustrator (Canterbury Tales)
Jun 24 In the year 1882 joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60
Jun 24 NL expels umpire Richard Higham for dishonesty in the year 1882.
Jun 27 Eduard Spranger, German psychologist/educator on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1882 charles J Guiteau, assassin (Pres Garfield), hanged
Jul 02 In the year 1882 edgar Mayne, cricketer (Australian batsman, prolific for Victoria)