Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Jun 20 In the year 1887 arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
Jun 21 In the year 1887 adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67
Jun 21 On this day in history britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria
Jun 22 On this day in history albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse)
Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) on this day in history.
Jun 25 George Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game) in the year 1887.
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist in the year 1887.
Jun 28 In the year 1887 boleslav Vomacka, composer
Jun 28 Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Charles D Brown, Iowa, actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54)
Jul 04 In the year 1887 the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, joins Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam, Karachi.
Jul 05 On this day in history august F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies
Jul 06 On this day in history 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60)
Jul 07 In the year 1887 dirk Koster, literary (New Noises)
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 Alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe)
Jul 16 Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
Jul 20 On this day in history willem H Drucker, Dutch lawyer
Jul 22 In the year 1887 gustav Hertz, German quantum physicist (Nobel 1925)
Jul 26 In the year 1887 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 On this day in history the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer in the year 1887.
Jul 30 On this day in history felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity)
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1887 rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 Reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) in the year 1887.
Aug 07 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician in the year 1887.
Aug 08 On this day in history esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)