Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 09 December 2019
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) in the year 1884.
Jul 24 On this day in history abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33)
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) in the year 1884.
Jul 29 Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist on this day in history.
Jul 31 Karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies in the year 1884.
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent in the year 1884.
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 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs") on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 11 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust in the year 1884.
Aug 12 On this day in history bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
Aug 12 On this day in history frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
Aug 14 On this day in history arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
Aug 16 Adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell) on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history earl Biggers, author ("Charlie Chan" detective series)
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 In the year 1884 the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 In the year 1884 ehm Welk, writer
Aug 30 Jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves in the year 1884.
Aug 30 On this day in history theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 In the year 1884 george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia.
Sep 06 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
Sep 17 On this day in history bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao
Sep 17 On this day in history louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria on this day in history.