Historical Events In 1884
Friday, 19 August 2022
Mar 30 On this day in history hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61
Mar 31 Jan T Beelen, Neth/Belgian catholic bible expert, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1884 laurette Taylor, [Helen LM Cooney], US actress (Broadway)
Apr 02 On this day in history london prison for debtors closed
Apr 03 In the year 1884 carel JCH van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch Cath politician, dies at 59
Apr 03 Jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912) on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1884 isoroku Yamamoto, admiral/supreme commander of Japanese fleet
Apr 05 John Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies in the year 1884.
Apr 06 In the year 1884 emanuel Geibel, writer, dies at 68
Apr 06 Walter Huston, Tor, actor (Maltese Falcon, Treasure of Sierra Madre) on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history charles Dodd, English new testament authority
Apr 07 Maria van Ackere-Doolaeghe, Flemish poet (Avondlamp), dies at 80 in the year 1884.
Apr 08 On this day in history the birth of Harry S.Truman, Former American President
Apr 09 In the year 1884 franco Vittadini, composer
Apr 10 In the year 1884 uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
Apr 12 In the year 1884 otto Meyerhof, Germany, psychologist/biochemist (Nobel-1922)
Apr 18 Magda Janssens, Flemish/Neth actress/acting teacher (Maria Stuart) on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1884 pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Freemasonry"
Apr 21 Potters Field reopened as Madison Park on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
Apr 22 Thomas Stevens starts 1st bike trip around world (2 yrs 9 mos) in the year 1884.
Apr 22 In the year 1884 thomas Stevens starts first bike trip around the world (2 yrs 9 mos)
Apr 24 National Medical Association of Black physicians organizes (Atlanta) in the year 1884.
Apr 26 In the year 1884 harry Sothern, actor (Dr Huer-Buck Rogers)
Apr 26 J Palisa discovers asteroid #236 Honoria on this day in history.
Apr 27 Louis de Bree, [Louis C Davids], actor (Bluejackets) on this day in history.
Apr 30 On this day in history albert Israel Elkus, composer
May 01 On this day in history construction begins on Chicago 1st skyscraper (10 stories)
May 01 Construction begins on Chicago's first skyscraper (10 stories) in the year 1884.
May 01 On this day in history felipe Boero, composer
May 02 Francois de Vries, Dutch economist in the year 1884.
May 05 In the year 1884 wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35)
May 07 In the year 1884 judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72
May 08 On this day in history harry S Truman, Lamar Missouri, 33rd US President (D) (1945-1953)