Historical Events In 1887
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jun 20 In the year 1887 arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
Jun 21 Adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1887.
Jun 21 Britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse)
Jun 23 On this day in history ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag)
Jun 25 In the year 1887 george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1887 boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 On this day in history phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) in the year 1887.
Jul 02 Marcel Tabuteau, CompiÃ¨gne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54) on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi.
Jul 05 In the year 1887 august F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies
Jul 06 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) on this day in history.
Jul 07 Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises) in the year 1887.
Jul 09 In the year 1887 samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)
Jul 09 In the year 1887 the first paper napkins are introduced at a dinner at a British hotel by John Dickenson, a stationery manufacturer.
Jul 10 In the year 1887 alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer
Jul 16 On this day in history "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe)
Jul 16 On this day in history nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73
Jul 18 On this day in history vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
Jul 20 In the year 1887 willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer
Jul 22 Gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history 1st Esperanto book published
Jul 26 The first Esperanto book published on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1887 marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase)
Jul 28 The birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist in the year 1887.
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1887 felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity)
Aug 02 On this day in history rowell Hodge patents barbed wire
Aug 03 Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914) on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1887 reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
Aug 07 On this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
Aug 08 Esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom) on this day in history.