Historical Events In 1884
Sunday, 23 February 2020
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 On this day in history henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist
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 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent in the year 1884.
Aug 03 On this day in history louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
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) on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1884 sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-"Love Songs")
Aug 09 Maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Genius against Violence) in the year 1884.
Aug 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history frank Arthur Swinnerton, England, novelist (Summer Storm, Sanctuary)
Aug 14 In the year 1884 arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
Aug 16 In the year 1884 adrian S Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer/adviser (British Petroleum/Shell)
Aug 26 In the year 1884 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 On this day in history 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
Aug 28 The first known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1884 ehm Welk, writer
Aug 30 In the year 1884 jack Dempsey wins middleweight title in 1st fight with boxing gloves
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 On this day in history frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
Sep 04 On this day in history britain ends its policy of penal transportation to New South Wales in Australia.
Sep 06 On this day in history emerson Whithorne, composer
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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria