Historical Events In 1886
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Nov 22 Victoria Street Cable Tram route begins in Melbourne, Australia on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish artist (L'art et Son Avenir)
Nov 25 On this day in history percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
Nov 27 In the year 1886 tsugouharu T Foujita, Japans/French painter
Nov 30 1st commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo in the year 1886.
Nov 30 In the year 1886 first commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo
Nov 30 The Folies Bergere originated as a hall for operettas, pantomime, and even political meetings before it introduced an elaborate review featuring women in sensational costumes Several years later, the Folies followed the Parisian taste for striptease and quickly gained a reputation for spectacular nudie shows in the year 1886.
Dec 01 In the year 1886 jack Crawford, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1905-08)
Dec 05 Peter Hofstede de Groot, Dutch reformed theologist, dies at 84 in the year 1886.
Dec 05 Pieter J Old, lawyer/minister of Finance/mayor of Rotterdam (1945-52) in the year 1886.
Dec 06 Joyce Kilmer, US, (male) poet (Trees) in the year 1886.
Dec 08 American Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions Samuel Gompers elected AFL president in the year 1886.
Dec 08 On this day in history american Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions; Samuel Gompers elected AFL president
Dec 08 In the year 1886 diego Rivera, [Lenin of Mexico], Mexico, painter/wife of Frida Kahlo
Dec 09 Clarence Birdseye, frozen vegatable king (Birdseye) on this day in history.
Dec 10 Victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935) in the year 1886.
Dec 12 In the year 1886 owen Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (She Done Him Wrong)
Dec 13 On this day in history lambertus J van Apeldoorn, lawyer (martial law)
Dec 14 Antoni Wincenty Rutkowski, composer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history turbulence reigned over Wall Street on this day in 1886, as a record 1.2 million shares changed hands in a day of frantic trading.
Dec 16 In the year 1886 rift at Dutch Reformed Church over "Doleantie"
Dec 18 On this day in history ty Cobb, Colo, batted .367, stole 892 bases (Det Tigers)
Dec 20 In the year 1886 domingo Julio Gomez Garcia, composer
Dec 21 On this day in history george Norman Peterkin, composer
Dec 22 On this day in history 1st national accountants' society in US formed (NYC)
Dec 23 Albert Ehrenstein, Austria writer (Message from the Madhouse) in the year 1886.