Historical Events In 1887
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
Jun 20 In the year 1887 arnaut Colnot, painter/graphic artist
Jun 21 Adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 21 Britain celebrates golden jubilee of Queen Victoria in the year 1887.
Jun 22 Albert PAA Besnard, Dutch poet/journalist (Uprising & Remorse) in the year 1887.
Jun 23 Ernst Rowohlt, German publisher (Rowohlt-Verlag) on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history george Abbott, Forestville NY, producer (Damn Yankees, Pajama Game)
Jun 26 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on this day in history.
Jun 28 Boleslav Vomacka, composer on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Marcel Tabuteau, Compiègne France, oboist (Phila Orch 1915-54) in the year 1887.
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 4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60) in the year 1887.
Jul 07 On this day in history dirk Koster, literary (New Noises)
Jul 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history alfred Ernest Whitehead, composer
Jul 16 "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, black sox player (Say it aint so, Joe) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle at Woeringen), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45) in the year 1887.
Jul 20 In the year 1887 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 On this day in history the first Esperanto book published
Jul 28 Marcel Duchamp, French painter (Nude Descending a Staircase) in the year 1887.
Jul 28 In the year 1887 the birth of Marcel Duchamp, French artist
Jul 29 Rudi Stephan, composer on this day in history.
Jul 30 Felix A Vening Meinesz, Dutch geophysicist (gravity) in the year 1887.
Aug 02 Rowell Hodge patents barbed wire in the year 1887.
Aug 03 On this day in history rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
Aug 05 Reginald Owen, Wheathampstead Engld, actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) in the year 1887.
Aug 07 On this day in history jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
Aug 08 In the year 1887 esme Percy, London England, actor (Old Spanish Custom)