Historical Events In 1887
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Nov 01 The birth of L.S Lowry, English artist; famous for his matchstick figures on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1887 jenny Lind, [Swedish Nightingale], soprano, dies at 67
Nov 04 Knut Algot Hakanson, composer in the year 1887.
Nov 05 Oscar Bossaert, Belgium, chocolate manufacturer/min of Middenstand on this day in history.
Nov 05 Ottawa College (ORFU) defeats Montreal Football Club (QRFU) 10-5 to win the Dominion championship on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1887 walter Johnson, Kansas, Wash Senator pitcher (1907-27) (414-218)
Nov 08 Yury Alexandrovich Shaporin, composer on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history gertrude Astor, Lakewood OH, actress (Carnival Lady)
Nov 10 Arnold Zweig, German antifascist/author (Erziehung vor Verdun) in the year 1887.
Nov 11 Anarchist Haymarket Martyrs August Spies, Albert Parsons, Adolph Fischer and George Engel are executed in the year 1887.
Nov 11 Haymarket defenda in the year 1887.
Nov 11 On this day in history roland Young, London England
Nov 13 In the year 1887 bloody Sunday clashes in central London.
Nov 14 In the year 1887 bernhard Paumgartner, Austria, musicologist/conductor/composer
Nov 15 In the year 1887 british SS Wah Yeung catches fire on Canton River off Hong Kong
Nov 15 In the year 1887 georgia O'Keefe, Sun Prairie Wisc, sculptor/painter (Cow's Skull)
Nov 16 In the year 1887 philip Frohman, US architect
Nov 17 Bernard L Montgomery, British field marshall (WW II-African campaign) in the year 1887.
Nov 18 In the year 1887 eduard Marxsen, composer, dies at 81
Nov 19 Emma Lazarus, US poet ("Give us your tired & poor"), dies in NY at 38 in the year 1887.
Nov 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Dying Detective" (BG) in the year 1887.
Nov 19 In the year 1887 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of The Dying Detective" (BG)
Nov 20 Louis Gallait, Belgian painter (Egmont & Receiver), dies at 77 in the year 1887.
Nov 23 On this day in history boris Karloff (William Henry Pratt)was born actor Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, House of Frankenstein, Son of Frankenstein, Die
Nov 23 In the year 1887 boris Karloff (William Henry Pratt)was born: actor Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, House of Frankenstein, Son of Frankenstein, Die
Nov 23 Boris Karloff, [William H Pratt], Dulwich Engld, actor (Frankenstein) on this day in history.
Nov 23 Notre Dame loses its 1st football game 8-0 to Michigan in the year 1887.
Nov 23 The birth of Boris Karloff, English actor in the year 1887.
Nov 23 The University of Michigan beat Notre Dame (8-0) for the first time in their football rivalry in the year 1887.
Nov 24 In the year 1887 victorien Sardou's "La Tosca," premieres in Paris
Nov 25 Johann J Bachofen, Swiss historic rights, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 28 In the year 1887 bobby Watson, [Knucher], Springfield IL, comedian
Nov 29 In the year 1887 uS receives rights to Pearl Harbor, on Oahu, Hawaii
Nov 30 On this day in history 1st indoor softball game (Chicago)