Historical Events In 1882
Monday, 28 September 2020
May 19 Commodore Shufeldt (USS Swatara) lands in Korea to negotiate first treaty between Korea and Western power on this day in history.
May 20 Germany/Austria-Hungary/France sign Triple Alliance in the year 1882.
May 20 Sigrid Undset, Norway, novelist (Kristin Lavransdatter, Nobel 1928) on this day in history.
May 20 St Gotthard-railroad tunnel between Switzerland & Italy opens in the year 1882.
May 21 Georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Hostage Rights of Aemstel) in the year 1882.
May 23 In the year 1882 6" of snow falls in eastern Iowa
May 23 In the year 1882 james Gleason, NYC, writer/actor (Bishop's Wife, Flying Fool)
May 24 Creighton Hale, Cork Ireland, actor (Gorilla Man, Way Down East) on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history harry Fox, entertainer
May 27 In the year 1882 10th Preakness: T Costello aboard Vanguard wins in 2:44.5
Jun 01 John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln) in the year 1882.
Jun 02 Guiseppi Garibaldi, Italian rebel leader, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 02 Pierre de Brazza festival welcomed in Paris on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1882 karl Valentin, German comic/writer
Jun 05 On this day in history igor F Stravinsky, Oranienbaum Russia, composer (Rite of Spring) [OS]
Jun 05 In the year 1882 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 on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1882 electric iron patented by Henry W. Seely, NYC
Jun 08 16th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Forester wins in 2:43 in the year 1882.
Jun 10 In the year 1882 anti-colonization mass society of Alexandria Egypt kills 50 Europeans
Jun 10 Neville Henderson, British diplomat in the year 1882.
Jun 14 In the year 1882 ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Roemenia
Jun 16 17" hailstones weighing 1.75 lbs fall in Dubuque Iowa on this day in history.
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 in the year 1882.
Jun 17 Tornado kills 130 in Iowa on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1882 georgi Dimitrov, Bulgaria premier (1946-49) [or 6/28]
Jun 21 In the year 1882 rockwell Kent, artist/painter/illustrator (Canterbury Tales)
Jun 24 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1882 nL expels umpire Richard Higham for dishonesty
Jun 27 On this day in history eduard Spranger, German psychologist/educator
Jun 30 Charles J Guiteau, assassin (Pres Garfield), hanged in the year 1882.
Jul 02 Edgar Mayne, cricketer (Australian batsman, prolific for Victoria) on this day in history.