Historical Events In 1884
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
Jul 24 In the year 1884 abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33)
Jul 25 Davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man) on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1884 henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist
Jul 31 Karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig), "July 20th Plot",,18860731::"Constant Permeke, Flemish painter/statues artist (Sow) in the year 1884.
Aug 01 Heinrich Laube, writer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent in the year 1884.
Aug 03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) on this day in history.
Aug 05 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) on this day in history.
Aug 07 Germany annexes Angra Pequena (Southwest-Africa) in the year 1884.
Aug 08 In the year 1884 sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 On this day in history maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence)
Aug 10 In the year 1884 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
Aug 11 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust in the year 1884.
Aug 12 Bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval in the year 1884.
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 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) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 28 On this day in history the first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 29 Ehm Welk, writer on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1884 jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves
Aug 30 In the year 1884 theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
Aug 31 On this day in history george Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
Sep 02 On this day in history 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 In the year 1884 emerson Whithorne, composer
Sep 10 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention in the year 1884.
Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer on this day in history.
Sep 17 Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao in the year 1884.
Sep 17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56 in the year 1884.
Sep 20 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria on this day in history.