Historical Events In 1883
Friday, 15 January 2021
May 15 Italy signs military treaty with Austria-Hungary & Germany in the year 1883.
May 15 Stanley Robert Marchant, composer on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1883 buffalo Bill Cody's 1st wild west show premieres in Omaha
May 17 In the year 1883 buffalo Bill Cody's first wild west show premieres in Omaha
May 17 Lydia Estes Pinklham, patent-medicine manufacturer, dies on this day in history.
May 18 The birth of Walter Gropius, American architect on this day in history.
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) in the year 1883.
May 20 In the year 1883 paul Arntzenius, painter/graphic artist/etcher
May 20 William Chambers, author/publisher, dies in the year 1883.
May 22 In the year 1883 cub's Billy Sunday's 1st at bat, begins 14 consecutive strikes out
May 23 9th Kentucky Derby: William Donohue aboard Leonatus wins in 2:43 in the year 1883.
May 23 On this day in history cyprian K Norwid, Polish painter/poet/playwright (Wanda), dies
May 23 Douglas Fairbanks, Denver CO, actor (Zorro/3 Musketeers/Robin Hood) on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1883 the birth of Douglas Fairbanks Snr, American film star
May 24 In the year 1883 brooklyn Bridge opened by Pres Arthur & Gov Cleveland
May 24 Brooklyn Bridge opened by President Arthur & Governor Cleveland in the year 1883.
May 26 11th Preakness: G Barbee aboard Jacobus wins in 2:42.5 in the year 1883.
May 26 Abd el-Kader, Algerian sultan/religious ruler, dies at about 74 in the year 1883.
May 27 On this day in history czar Alexander III crowned in Moscow
May 28 On this day in history august Freyer, composer, dies at 79
May 28 In the year 1883 george Dyson, composer
May 29 On this day in history albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73
May 29 In the year 1883 william Beatton Moonie, composer
May 30 A rumor that the recently opened Brooklyn Bridge is in danger of collapsing triggers a stampede that kills 12 on this day in history.
May 30 Riccardo Zandonai, composer in the year 1883.
May 30 Rumor that the Brooklyn Bridge is going to collapse caused a stampede that kills 12 in the year 1883.
May 31 On this day in history french fleet under Pierre begins siege of Tamatave, Madagascar
Jun 02 1st night baseball under lights, Ft Wayne Indiana in the year 1883.
Jun 02 In the year 1883 bokke R S Pollema, Dutch Frisian journalist/author (Lock of Hair)
Jun 05 On this day in history john Maynard Keynes, Cambridge England, economist/math/journalist
Jun 06 In the year 1883 ciprian Porumbescu, composer, dies at 29
Jun 09 17th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard George Kinney wins in 2:42.5 in the year 1883.
Jun 09 First commercial electric railway line begins operation (Chicago El) in the year 1883.