Historical Events In 1887
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Mar 24 In the year 1887 roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)
Mar 24 On this day in history the birth of Fatty Arbuckle, American silent film actor
Mar 28 In the year 1887 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 Juneau Alaska the US seizes Canadian sealing ships in North Pacific (boy they sure pick on us) on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1887 susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia KS)
Apr 04 On this day in history susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS)
Apr 05 In the year 1887 anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller
Apr 08 In the year 1887 walter Connolly, Cincinnati OH, actor (Good Earth, 5th Avenue Girl)
Apr 10 In the year 1887 bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
Apr 10 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il in the year 1887.
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 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG) in the year 1887.
Apr 21 Lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer in the year 1887.
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 Huntsville Electric Co established to sell electricity on this day in history.
Apr 26 Huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity on this day in history.
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 Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1887.
May 01 Alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1887 edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's)
May 02 On this day in history g Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence
May 02 Hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1887 in the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault
May 05 On this day in history estelle Hemsley, Boston MA
May 07 Henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1887 alexander Ulyanov, brother of Lenin/hanged for assassination of tsar
May 09 In the year 1887 buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
May 09 Jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer in the year 1887.