Historical Events In 1884
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 Abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33) in the year 1884.
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) on this day in history.
Jul 29 Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow)
Aug 01 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 In the year 1884 louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) in the year 1884.
Aug 07 On this day in history germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa)
Aug 08 On this day in history sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 In the year 1884 maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence)
Aug 10 In New York City, a 5.5 earthquake caused large cracks in walls at Amityville and Jamaica (intensity VII). The shock was felt strongly at New York City in the year 1884.
Aug 11 On this day in history 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust
Aug 12 In the year 1884 bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
Aug 12 Frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary) on this day in history.
Aug 14 Arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell)
Aug 26 Earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series) in the year 1884.
Aug 27 Harry Antrim, Chicago IL, actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway) in the year 1884.
Aug 28 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD in the year 1884.
Aug 28 On this day in history the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer in the year 1884.
Aug 30 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1884 theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian in the year 1884.
Sep 02 In the year 1884 frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 Britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia on this day in history.
Sep 06 Emerson Whithorne, composer on this day in history.
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention in the year 1884.
Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 17 Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao on this day in history.
Sep 17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1884.
Sep 20 In the year 1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria