Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 11 December 2023
Jun 14 John McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs) in the year 1884.
Jun 15 Harry Langdon, Council Bluffs IA, comic/director (Strong Man) on this day in history.
Jun 15 The birth of Harry Langdon, American silent film star on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1884 1st roller coaster used (Coney Island NY)
Jun 16 On this day in history 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 On this day in history edouard Daladier, premier France (1933..40)
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 John Lynch is 1st black elected chairman of Republican convention on this day in history.
Jun 25 Hans Rott, composer, dies at 25 in the year 1884.
Jun 27 In the year 1884 forrester Harvey, Ireland, actor (Tarzan, Chump at Oxford)
Jun 27 In the year 1884 j Palisa discovers asteroid #237 Coelestina
Jun 27 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 on this day in history.
Jun 30 The birth of Georges Duhamel, French novelist on this day in history.
Jul 01 V Knorre discovers asteroid #238 Hypatia on this day in history.
Jul 03 Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg in the year 1884.
Jul 04 In the year 1884 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 On this day in history german consul-general Gustav Nachtigal takes possession of Cameroon
Jul 05 On this day in history victor Masse, composer, dies at 62
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 in the year 1884.
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 Francis B Young, British physician/writer (White Ladies) on this day in history.
Jul 14 Charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08) on this day in history.
Jul 15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer on this day in history.
Jul 21 1st Test Cricket match played at Lord's in the year 1884.