Historical Events In 1883
Sunday, 23 February 2020
May 15 In the year 1883 italy signs military treaty with Austria-Hungary & Germany
May 15 Stanley Robert Marchant, composer on this day in history.
May 17 Buffalo Bill Cody's 1st wild west show premieres in Omaha on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1883 buffalo Bill Cody's first wild west show premieres in Omaha
May 17 On this day in history lydia Estes Pinklham, patent-medicine manufacturer, dies
May 18 The birth of Walter Gropius, American architect in the year 1883.
May 18 In the year 1883 walter Gropius, Berlin Germany, architect (Bauhaus school of design)
May 19 Henricus WJM Keuls, Dutch lawyer/poet (Dancing Lamp) on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history paul Arntzenius, painter/graphic artist/etcher
May 20 William Chambers, author/publisher, dies on this day in history.
May 22 Cub's Billy Sunday's 1st at bat, begins 14 consecutive strikes out in the year 1883.
May 23 9th Kentucky Derby: William Donohue aboard Leonatus wins in 2:43 on this day in history.
May 23 Cyprian K Norwid, Polish painter/poet/playwright (Wanda), dies on this day in history.
May 23 Douglas Fairbanks, Denver CO, actor (Zorro/3 Musketeers/Robin Hood) in the year 1883.
May 23 The birth of Douglas Fairbanks Snr, American film star in the year 1883.
May 24 In the year 1883 brooklyn Bridge opened by Pres Arthur & Gov Cleveland
May 24 Brooklyn Bridge opened by President Arthur & Governor Cleveland on this day in history.
May 26 11th Preakness: G Barbee aboard Jacobus wins in 2:42.5 in the year 1883.
May 26 In the year 1883 abd el-Kader, Algerian sultan/religious ruler, dies at about 74
May 27 On this day in history czar Alexander III crowned in Moscow
May 28 August Freyer, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1883.
May 28 On this day in history george Dyson, composer
May 29 Albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73 in the year 1883.
May 29 In the year 1883 william Beatton Moonie, composer
May 30 In the year 1883 a rumor that the recently opened Brooklyn Bridge is in danger of collapsing triggers a stampede that kills 12
May 30 In the year 1883 riccardo Zandonai, composer
May 30 In the year 1883 rumor that the Brooklyn Bridge is going to collapse caused a stampede that kills 12
May 31 French fleet under Pierre begins siege of Tamatave, Madagascar in the year 1883.
Jun 02 1st night baseball under lights, Ft Wayne Indiana in the year 1883.
Jun 02 On this day in history bokke R S Pollema, Dutch Frisian journalist/author (Lock of Hair)
Jun 05 John Maynard Keynes, Cambridge England, economist/math/journalist in the year 1883.
Jun 06 In the year 1883 ciprian Porumbescu, composer, dies at 29
Jun 09 In the year 1883 17th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard George Kinney wins in 2:42.5
Jun 09 In the year 1883 first commercial electric railway line begins operation (Chicago El)