Historical Events In 1883
Saturday, 08 May 2021
Jul 29 The birth of Benito Mussolini, Italian leader in the year 1883.
Aug 01 A papyrus offered to Brit Museum for £10,000 (forgery) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history francesco Santoliquido, composer
Aug 07 In the year 1883 j Ringelnatz, writer
Aug 09 In the year 1883 george Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961)
Aug 10 Carlos Lavin, composer on this day in history.
Aug 10 First train reaches Calgary in the year 1883.
Aug 11 Ernst Stadler, writer in the year 1883.
Aug 12 Jan Schouten, Dutch co-founder (Daily Trouw)/chairman (ARP) in the year 1883.
Aug 12 Last Quagga, zebra with less slashes (in Artis), dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 The last quagga dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam in the year 1883.
Aug 14 On this day in history ernest E Just, biologist (pioneered cell division)
Aug 17 On this day in history the first public performance of the Dominican Republic's national anthem, Himno Nacional.
Aug 18 In the year 1883 gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, French fashion designer (Chanel)
Aug 19 In the year 1883 the birth of Gabrielle (aka Coco) Chanel, French designer
Aug 21 In the year 1883 providence shuts out Phillies 28-0
Aug 23 Phillies make 27 errors against Providence (wild pitches, walks & & passballs count as errors prior to 1888) on this day in history.
Aug 26 -27] Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1883 krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000
Aug 26 On this day in history the Indonesian island of Krakatoa explodes, spewing volcanic ash and debris 50 miles into the air and killing 36,000 people many from tidal waves over 100 feet high.
Aug 27 In the year 1883 august Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
Aug 27 On this day in history krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons
Aug 27 The volcano Krakatoa erupts and the resulting explosion is heard 2200 miles away in Australia in the year 1883.
Aug 28 E E Clive, Monmouthshire Wales, actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour) on this day in history.
Aug 28 Slavery banned throughout British Empire in the year 1883.
Aug 29 Seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history seismic sea waves created by the Krakatoa eruption create a rise in the English Channel 32 hrs after the explosion
Aug 29 Thomas Ahearn, head of the Ottawa Street Railway Company, presides over a demonstration of his pioneering electric stove at the Windsor Hotel in Ottawa. This is believed to be the world's very first dinner cooked on an all-electric stove in the year 1883.
Aug 30 In the year 1883 theo Van Doesburg, [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style)
Sep 03 On this day in history iwan Turgenjew, writer, dies at 64
Sep 05 On this day in history otto E Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier)
Sep 06 Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1883 northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont