Historical Events In 1887
Friday, 23 August 2019
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 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1887 ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75
Mar 28 On this day in history rudolf F W Boskaljon, Curacao, musician/composer
Mar 30 Albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great) in the year 1887.
Mar 31 In the year 1887 jose Maria Usandizaga, composer
Apr 01 Leonard Bloomfield, US linguist on this day in history.
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 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS) on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history 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 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 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1887.
Apr 12 On this day in history henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm," premieres in Oslo
Apr 14 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)
Apr 21 In the year 1887 lillian Walker, Brooklyn NY, entertainer
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 in the year 1887.
Apr 26 On this day in history huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity
Apr 28 In the year 1887 carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
Apr 30 In the year 1887 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 Alan Gordon Cunningham, Irish/Brit gen/director of Palestine (1945-48) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1887 hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film
May 03 In the Sonora, Mexico region a 7.4 earthquake ruptured the Pitaycachi fault in the year 1887.
May 05 In the year 1887 estelle Hemsley, Boston MA
May 07 In the year 1887 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 On this day in history jules Van de Leene, Belgian writer