Historical Events In 1884
Tuesday, 16 August 2022
Jun 14 On this day in history john McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs)
Jun 15 Harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man) in the year 1884.
Jun 15 On this day in history the birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star
Jun 16 1st roller coaster used (Coney Island NY) on this day in history.
Jun 16 The first roller coaster in the U.S. begins operation at Coney Island, NY on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1884 christina C Bakker-van Bosse, feminist/pacifist
Jun 18 Edouard Daladier, premier France (1933..40) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Juan B Alberdi, [Figarillo], Arg writer (Crime of War), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 21 Alexander, prince/last male descendent of Johan W Friso, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1884 claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa
Jun 23 Werner Krauss, Germany, actor (Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Joyless Street) on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1884 john Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention
Jun 25 In the year 1884 hans Rott, composer, dies at 25
Jun 27 On this day in history forrester Harvey, Ireland, actor (Tarzan, Chump at Oxford)
Jun 27 In the year 1884 j Palisa discovers asteroid #237 Coelestina
Jun 27 In the year 1884 the SS Caesarea, sank 10 miles off Cap de la Hague, Channel Islands, after being in a collision with the Strathesk on a voyage from Southampton.
Jun 30 The birth of Georges Duhamel, French novelist on this day in history.
Jul 01 V Knorre discovers asteroid #238 Hypatia in the year 1884.
Jul 03 In the year 1884 dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg
Jul 04 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks) on this day in history.
Jul 04 Alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist in the year 1884.
Jul 04 Statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris in the year 1884.
Jul 05 On this day in history german consul-general Gustav Nachtigal takes possession of Cameroon
Jul 05 Victor Masse, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1884.
Jul 06 In the year 1884 andre Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter/cartoonist
Jul 10 1st Test Cricket to be played at Old Trafford 1st day washed out on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1884 paul Charles Morphy, US lawyer/chess wizard, dies at 47
Jul 10 Paul Morphy US chess wizard, dies in the year 1884.
Jul 12 On this day in history louis B. Mayer, Dymer, Ukraine, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM)
Jul 12 In the year 1884 the birth of Amedeo Modigliani, Italian artist
Jul 13 On this day in history francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies)
Jul 14 On this day in history charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08)
Jul 15 In the year 1884 enrique Soro Barriga, composer
Jul 21 In the year 1884 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's