Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 18 January 2021
Jul 23 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history abraham Rutgers, Dutch governor (Suriname, 1928-33)
Jul 25 On this day in history davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
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 In the year 1884 heinrich Laube, writer, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
Aug 03 On this day in history louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
Aug 05 In the year 1884 cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC)
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 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 1st double-century stand in Test cricket, McDonnell/Murdoch 207 Aust on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1884 bill Murdoch scores 1st Test Cricket double-century, 211 at The Oval
Aug 12 In the year 1884 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 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) 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 On this day in history ehm Welk, writer
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 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 in the year 1884.
Sep 06 Emerson Whithorne, composer in the year 1884.
Sep 10 On this day in history congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
Sep 15 On this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
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 On this day in history 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria