Historical Events In 1888
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Mar 12 Henry Bergh, founder (ASPCA), dies at 76 in the year 1888.
Mar 13 Great Blizzard of 1888 rages in the year 1888.
Mar 14 2nd largest snowfall in New York NY history (21") on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1888 2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21")
Mar 17 On this day in history frank Buck, actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs)
Mar 18 Joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor in the year 1888.
Mar 19 On this day in history josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus)
Mar 20 On this day in history s V Vegesack, writer
Mar 20 Start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "A Scandal in Bohemia" in the year 1888.
Mar 21 On this day in history arthur Pinero's "Sweet Lavender," premieres in London
Mar 22 On this day in history english Football League established
Mar 24 Jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife) on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1888 socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber
Mar 29 On this day in history adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak)
Mar 29 In the year 1888 charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
Mar 30 In the year 1888 anna Q Nilsson, Sweden, actress (Shenandoah, Uncle Tom's Cabin)
Apr 01 On this day in history soccer team Sparta forms in Rotterdam
Apr 03 Neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers) on this day in history.
Apr 04 Tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1888 daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Svarta Ballader)
Apr 07 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Yellow Face" (BG)
Apr 09 On this day in history florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
Apr 11 In the year 1888 donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express)
Apr 11 The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated on this day in history.
Apr 14 William Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1888 florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama)
Apr 15 J Palisa discovers asteroid #275 Sapientia on this day in history.
Apr 15 Matthew Arnold, English poet, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1888 drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike
Apr 17 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #276 Adelheid
Apr 18 In the year 1888 arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier
Apr 19 William L Axt, composer on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India
Apr 24 On this day in history eastman Kodak forms