Historical Events In 1884
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Jun 14 In the year 1884 john McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs)
Jun 15 On this day in history harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man)
Jun 15 The birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history 1st roller coaster used (Coney Island NY)
Jun 16 In the year 1884 the first roller coaster in the U.S. begins operation at Coney Island, NY.
Jun 17 Christina C Bakker-van Bosse, feminist/pacifist in the year 1884.
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 in the year 1884.
Jun 21 Claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa in the year 1884.
Jun 23 Werner Krauss, Germany, actor (Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Joyless Street) on this day in history.
Jun 24 John Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention on this day in history.
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 J Palisa discovers asteroid #237 Coelestina on this day in history.
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 Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history 1st US bullfight held (Dodge City Ks)
Jul 04 In the year 1884 alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist
Jul 04 In the year 1884 statue of Liberty presented to US in Paris
Jul 05 German consul-general Gustav Nachtigal takes possession of Cameroon on this day in history.
Jul 05 Victor Masse, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 06 Andre Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter/cartoonist in the year 1884.
Jul 10 On this day in history 1st Test Cricket to be played at Old Trafford 1st day washed out
Jul 10 In the year 1884 paul Charles Morphy, US lawyer/chess wizard, dies at 47
Jul 10 On this day in history paul Morphy US chess wizard, dies
Jul 12 Louis B. Mayer, Dymer, Ukraine, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM) on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1884 the birth of Amedeo Modigliani, Italian artist
Jul 13 In the year 1884 francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies)
Jul 14 Charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08) on this day in history.
Jul 15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer in the year 1884.
Jul 21 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's on this day in history.