Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 10 April 2020
Mar 24 In the year 1887 roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)
Mar 24 The birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor in the year 1887.
Mar 28 On this day in history ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75
Mar 28 In the year 1887 rudolf F W Boskaljon, Curacao, musician/composer
Mar 30 Albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great) on this day in history.
Mar 31 Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer on this day in history.
Apr 01 Leonard Bloomfield, US linguist in the year 1887.
Apr 02 On this day in history juneau Alaska the US seizes Canadian sealing ships in North Pacific (boy they sure pick on us)
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS) on this day in history.
Apr 04 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) in the year 1887.
Apr 05 Anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller in the year 1887.
Apr 08 On this day in history walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl)
Apr 10 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) in the year 1887.
Apr 10 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1887 pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
Apr 12 Henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo in the year 1887.
Apr 14 In the year 1887 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)
Apr 21 Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer on this day in history.
Apr 26 Cardston, Alberta Joseph Ora Card and a small group of Mormons found the community that will become Cardston, Alberta; in the year 1887.
Apr 26 In the year 1887 huntsville Electric Co established to sell electricity
Apr 26 In the year 1887 huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity
Apr 28 In the year 1887 carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
Apr 30 On this day in history 1st game played at Broad & Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10
Apr 30 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71
May 01 In the year 1887 alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48)
May 02 Edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) in the year 1887.
May 02 G Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film
May 03 In the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1887 estelle Hemsley, Boston MA
May 07 On this day in history henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes)
May 08 In the year 1887 alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar
May 09 Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1887 jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer