Historical Events In 1884
Monday, 19 April 2021
Oct 30 In the year 1884 rudolf Forster, Grobming Austria, actor (Threepenny Opera)
Nov 01 In the year 1884 the Gaelic Athletic Association is set up in Hayes's Hotel in Thurles, County Tipperary.
Nov 01 In the year 1884 the Harbour Grace Railway, the first railway on Newfoundland, is opened for traffic between St. Johns and Harbour Grace. The last spike was driven by Prince George, later to become King George V, who was at the time visiting Newfoundland as a midshipman aboard H.M.S. Cumberland.
Nov 02 Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Apie [Adrian P] Prince, Dutch author (Me Own Way) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Grover Cleveland (D) beats James G Blaine (R) for 1st pres term on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1884 grover Cleveland (D) beats James G Blaine (R) for first presidential term
Nov 05 In the year 1884 james Elroy Flecker, English poet/dramatist (Hassan)
Nov 06 British protectorate proclaimed over southeast New Guinea in the year 1884.
Nov 06 On this day in history ludomir Rozycki, Polish composer/conductor (Meduza, Eros i Psyche)
Nov 08 On this day in history german govt recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State
Nov 09 On this day in history hector Abbas, actor/director (Rosa Lynd Company)
Nov 10 Jan van Nijlen, Flemish poet/author (Bird Phoenix) in the year 1884.
Nov 15 Colonization of Africa orgainized at Intl conference in Berlin on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1884 colonization of Africa organized at international conference in Berlin
Nov 17 In the year 1884 cops arrest John L Sullivan in 2nd round for being "cruel"
Nov 20 Norman Thomas, Marion Ohio, socialist (Pres Candidate 1928-48) in the year 1884.
Nov 22 On this day in history t Thomas Fortune starts NY Freeman (NY Age) newspaper
Nov 24 In the year 1884 michel de Klerk, architect (Amsterdam School)
Nov 25 On this day in history john B Meyenberg of St Louis patents evaporated milk
Nov 27 Franziska "Fanny" Elssler, Austrian ballerina/choreography, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1884 american Old West: Near Frisco, New Mexico, deputy sheriff Elfego Baca holds off a gang of 80 Texan cowboys who want to kill him for arresting Charles McCarthy.
Dec 01 Torben Myer, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Girl Who Came Back) on this day in history.
Dec 02 Ruth Draper, US, lecture artist [or 1989] on this day in history.
Dec 04 Alice Mary Smith, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1884.
Dec 05 Evert Cornelis, Dutch conductor/pianist on this day in history.
Dec 06 Aluminum capstone set atop Washington Monument, Wash, DC in the year 1884.
Dec 06 Aluminum capstone set atop Washington Monument, Washington DC in the year 1884.
Dec 06 On this day in history rose Schneiderman, NY state dept of labor sect (1937-44)
Dec 09 Levant Richardson patents ball-bearing skate on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1884 1st Test match played at the Adelaide Oval
Dec 14 Regina Ullmann, writer in the year 1884.
Dec 16 In the year 1884 great Britain recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State
Dec 18 In the year 1884 philippe van Isacker, Belgian minister