Historical Events In 1883
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Sep 08 NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies in the year 1883.
Sep 10 On this day in history euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist
Sep 11 On this day in history asta Nielsen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Joyless Street)
Sep 11 James Cutler patents postal mail chute on this day in history.
Sep 13 Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0 in the year 1883.
Sep 14 In the year 1883 martin Dibelius, German theologist (Die Lade Jahwes)
Sep 15 Joseph AF Plateau, Belg physicist (Blue Moon), dies in the year 1883.
Sep 17 Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer on this day in history.
Sep 18 Lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood) in the year 1883.
Sep 20 John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists) in the year 1883.
Sep 21 In the year 1883 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection
Sep 21 Johannes van Vloten, Dutch man of letters/theologist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Sep 22 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1883 the Grand Trunk Railway acquires the 452 mile Midland Railway.
Sep 24 On this day in history national black convention meets in Louisville, Kentucky
Sep 30 In the year 1883 robert H Lightfoot, English theologist/exegetist (St John's Gospel)
Oct 03 The Holyhead was a steamer owned by the London and North Western Railway which rammed the barque Alhambra amidships in the Irish Sea between Dublin and Holyhead in clear weather. The Holyhead's general cargo included 300 pigs, and 17 horses. The Alhambra was carrying coal as ballast and was almost cut in two and sank in a few minutes. The Holyhead sank shortly afterwards. The loss of life from the Holyhead totalled 13, including the Captain, C.W.Hicks, and his daughter. Loss of life on the Alhambra not known, but there was a crew of 25 in the year 1883.
Oct 04 In the year 1883 orient Express' 1st run, linking Turkey to Europe by rail
Oct 05 In the year 1883 charles Maduro, Antillean composer
Oct 06 The Orient Express travells from Paris to Istanbul in almost 78 hours, on its maiden run in the year 1883.
Oct 11 In the year 1883 archibald T Davison, composer
Oct 14 Adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor) in the year 1883.
Oct 15 Francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Oct 15 Supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional in the year 1883.
Oct 15 In the year 1883 uS Supreme Court Opposes Civil Rights by a narrow decision, which would forbid racial discrimination
Oct 17 A S Neill, British headmaster (Summerhill) on this day in history.
Oct 20 On this day in history max Bruch's "Kol Nidre," 1st performed
Oct 20 On this day in history treaty of Ancon, Peru cedes Tarapaca to Chile
Oct 22 1st NY Horse Show held (Madison Sq Garden) on this day in history.
Oct 22 Adolf A Joffe, Russian revolutionary/writer (Brest-Litovsk) on this day in history.
Oct 22 First NY Horse Show held in Madison Square Gardens on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history george Coulthard, cricketer (Test for Australia 1882), dies
Oct 22 Original Metropolitan Opera House in New York grand opening (Faust) in the year 1883.
Oct 29 Dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor/director (Hofstad Stage) on this day in history.