Historical Events In 1888
Friday, 14 May 2021
Mar 12 In the year 1888 henry Bergh, founder (ASPCA), dies at 76
Mar 13 Great Blizzard of 1888 rages in the year 1888.
Mar 14 In the year 1888 2nd largest snowfall in New York NY history (21")
Mar 14 2nd largest snowfall in NYC history (21") on this day in history.
Mar 17 Frank Buck, actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs) in the year 1888.
Mar 18 In the year 1888 joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor
Mar 19 Josef Albers, German/US graphic artist/painter/writer (Bauhaus) on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1888 s V Vegesack, writer
Mar 20 Start of the Sherlock Holmes Adventure, "A Scandal in Bohemia" in the year 1888.
Mar 21 In the year 1888 arthur Pinero's "Sweet Lavender," premieres in London
Mar 22 English Football League established in the year 1888.
Mar 24 Jameson Thomas, London England, actor (Farmer's Wife) in the year 1888.
Mar 25 In the year 1888 socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber
Mar 29 Adrianus M de Jong, Dutch writer (World Tour of Bulletje & Bonestaak) on this day in history.
Mar 29 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1888 anna Q Nilsson, Sweden, actress (Shenandoah, Uncle Tom's Cabin)
Apr 01 In the year 1888 soccer team Sparta forms in Rotterdam
Apr 03 Neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers) in the year 1888.
Apr 04 On this day in history tris Speaker, baseball great, hit more doubles than Pete Rose
Apr 06 Daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Svarta Ballader) in the year 1888.
Apr 07 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Yellow Face" (BG) on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
Apr 11 Donald Calthrop, London, actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express) in the year 1888.
Apr 11 The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated in the year 1888.
Apr 14 William Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1888.
Apr 15 Florence Bates, San Antonio Tx, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history drentse & Friese peat cutters go on strike
Apr 17 In the year 1888 j Palisa discovers asteroid #276 Adelheid
Apr 18 Arnold Henry Moore Lunn, skier in the year 1888.
Apr 19 William L Axt, composer in the year 1888.
Apr 20 On this day in history 246 reported killed by hail in Moradabad, India
Apr 24 Eastman Kodak forms on this day in history.