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Encyclopedia > 1887
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1850s  1860s  1870s  - 1880s -  1890s  1900s  1910s
Years: 1884 1885 1886 - 1887 - 1888 1889 1890
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Year 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... // Production of steel revolutionized by invention of the Bessemer process Benjamin Silliman fractionates petroleum by distillation for the first time First transatlantic telegraph cable laid First safety elevator installed by Elisha Otis Railroads begin to supplant canals in the United States as a primary means of transporting goods. ... // The First Transcontinental Railroad in the USA was built in the six year period between 1863 and 1869. ... // The invention of the telephone (1876) by Alexander Graham Bell. ... // Development and commercial production of electric lighting Development and commercial production of gasoline-powered automobile by Karl Benz, Gottlieb Daimler and Maybach First commercial production and sales of phonographs and phonograph recordings. ... The 1890s were sometimes referred to as the Mauve Decade, because William Henry Perkins aniline dye allowed the widespread use of that colour in fashion, and also as the Gay Nineties, under the then-current usage of the word gay which referred simply to merriment and frivolity, with no... This article is about the decade starting in 1900 and ending in 1909. ... // The 1910s represent the culmination of European militarism which had its beginnings during the second half of the 19th Century. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Year 1884 (MDCCCLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... The year 1887 in archaeology included many events, some of which are listed below. ... See also: 1886 in architecture, other events of 1887, 1888 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1886 in art, other events of 1887, 1888 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1886 in literature, other events of 1887, 1888 in literature, list of years in literature. ... // Robert Browning, Parleyings with Certain People George Meredith, Ballads and Poems of Tragic Life June 28 — Orrick Glenday Johns (died 1946), American poet September 21 — Sir Thomas Herbert Parry-Williams, (died 1975), Welsh poet, translator and academic Leonard Bacon Rupert Brooke Skipwith Cannell (died 1957), American poet associated with the... See also: 1886 in music, other events of 1887, 1888 in music and the list of years in music. Events Published popular music Angels Without Wings w. ... See also: Other events of 1887 List of years in science . ... This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1887. ... 1886 state leaders - Events of 1887 - 1888 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1887 List of international organization leaders in 1887 // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Akyampon Panyin, Chair of the Kwasafomanhyiamu (1884-1887) Owusu Sekyere II, Regent (1887-1888) Burundi - Mwezi IV Gisabo, King... 1886 colonial governors - Events of 1887 - 1888 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1887 List of religious leaders in 1887 List of international organization leaders in 1887 France Obock and Tadjoura - Léonce Lagarde, Commandant of Obock and Tadjoura (1884-1887) Léonce... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) e. ... For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D). ... The Julian calendar was a reform of the Roman calendar which was introduced by Julius Caesar in 46 BC and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...

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Events of 1887

January - March

March 3: Helen Keller and Sullivan.
March 3: Helen Keller and Sullivan.



Subject died 1913, so the image is at least that old. ... Subject died 1913, so the image is at least that old. ... is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Emperor Menelik II (Geez ምኒልክ) baptized as Sahle Maryam (August 17, 1844 – December 12, 1913), was of Ethiopia from 1889 to his death. ... is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... `Abd Allah II ibn `Ali `Abd ash-Shakur , also known as Amir Hajji Abdullahi II ibn Ali Abdus Shakur, was the last Amir of Harrar from 1884 (or 1885, see down for explanation) to January 26, 1887, when the state was terminated, as a result of the failiuer... Harar (sometimes spelled Harrar, Hārer, or Harer) is an eastern city in Ethiopia, and the capital of the modern Harari ethno-political division (or kilil) of Ethiopia. ... The Battle of Chelenqo was an engagement fought on 6 January 1887 between the army of Shewa under Negus Menelik II and `Abd Allah II of Harar. ... Shewa (also spelled Shoa) is a historical region of Ethiopia. ... Negus is the Amharic word for king. The term negus negust means king of kings, or Emperor. ... Emperor Menelik II (Geez ምኒልክ) baptized as Sahle Maryam (August 17, 1844 – December 12, 1913), was of Ethiopia from 1889 to his death. ... is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French chemist best known for his remarkable breakthroughs in microbiology. ... For information on the French Academy of Science, please see Académie des Sciences. ... is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... USN redirects here. ... This article is about the harbor in Hawaii. ... is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... - The Amateur Athletic Union, widely known as the AAU, was formed in United States. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Helenkellerannesullivan1898. ... Image File history File links Helenkellerannesullivan1898. ... is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was a deafblind American author, activist and lecturer. ... Anne Sullivan in 1887 Anne Sullivan, Annie Sullivan, or Johanna Mansfield Sullivan Macy, (April 14, 1866 – October 20, 1936) was a teacher best known as the tutor of Helen Keller. ... is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Battle of Dogali was fought on January 24, 1887 between Italy and Ethiopia in Dogali (near Massawa, in what is today Eritrea). ... This article needs cleanup. ... is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... A winter storm is a storm where the dominant forms of precipitation are forms that occur only at cold temperatures, such as snow or sleet, or a rainstorm where ground temperatures are cold enough to allow ice to form. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... For other uses, see Snow (disambiguation). ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Groundhog Day 2005 in Punxsutawney. ... For the movie of the same name, see Groundhog Day (film) Groundhog Day or Groundhogs Day is a traditional holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada on February 2. ... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... “Verdi” redirects here. ... For other uses, see Opera (disambiguation). ... For the Rossini opera, see Otello (Rossini) or for the eurobeat artist see Gianni Coraini. ... The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, by night. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Quai des États-Unis in Nice on the French Riviera at night. ... This article is about the natural seismic phenomenon. ... Mediterranean redirects here. ... is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) (, ) is a cricket stadium in Sydney. ... George Lohmann (born June 2, 1865; died December 1, 1901) is regarded as one the greatest bowlers of all time. ... One of the worlds leading off-spin bowlers Muttiah Muralitharan sends down another delivery A bowler in the sport of cricket is usually a player whose speciality is bowling, analogous to a pitcher in baseball. ... For the womens version of the game, see Womens Test cricket. ... is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anne Sullivan in 1887 Anne Sullivan, Annie Sullivan, or Johanna Mansfield Sullivan Macy, (April 14, 1866 – October 20, 1936) was a teacher best known as the tutor of Helen Keller. ... Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was a deafblind American author, activist and lecturer. ... Download high resolution version (461x640, 34 KB)This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired in the United States and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years. ... Download high resolution version (461x640, 34 KB)This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired in the United States and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years. ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gottlieb Daimler Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler (March 17, 1834 - March 6, 1900) was an engineer, industrial designer and industrialist, born in Schorndorf (Kingdom of Württemberg), in what is now Germany. ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gottlieb Daimler Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler (March 17, 1834 - March 6, 1900) was an engineer, industrial designer and industrialist, born in Schorndorf (Kingdom of Württemberg), in what is now Germany. ... Car redirects here. ... is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... North Carolina State University is a public, coeducational, extensive research university located in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. ... is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chester Greenwood (1858-1937) of Farmington, Maine is the inventor of the earmuff. ... A pair of Husqvarna earmuffs ear defenders and visor on a safety helmet Earmuffs are objects designed to cover a persons ears for protection. ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dr. Henry Daniel Cogswell (March 3, 1820 – 1900) was a dentist and a crusader in the temperance movement. ... Dr. Henry D. Cogswell (b. ...


April - June

Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 1485 KB) xgf [edit] Summary [edit] Licensing If you use this image outside of projects of the Wikimedia Foundation please attribute it to Wikimedia Commons or another project of the Wikimedia Foundation. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2048x1536, 1485 KB) xgf [edit] Summary [edit] Licensing If you use this image outside of projects of the Wikimedia Foundation please attribute it to Wikimedia Commons or another project of the Wikimedia Foundation. ... is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Moraine Lake, and the Valley of the Ten Peaks Banff National Park is Canadas oldest national park, established in 1885, in the Canadian Rockies. ... is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Argonia is a city located in Sumner County, Kansas. ... Susanna Madora Salter (March 2, 1860-1961), U.S. politician, She served as mayor of Argonia, Kansas, becoming the first woman elected as mayor in the United States. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the natural seismic phenomenon. ... Sonora is a state in northwestern Mexico, bordering the states of Chihuahua to the east, Sinaloa to the south, and Baja California to the northwest. ... is the 129th day of the year (130th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Buffalo Bill (disambiguation). ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... May 14 is the 134th day of the year (135th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stanford redirects here. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Year 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 159th day of the year (160th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Herman Hollerith (February 29, 1860 – November 17, 1929) was an German-American statistician who developed a mechanical tabulator based on punched cards in order to rapidly tabulate statistics from millions of pieces of data. ... For other uses, see Patent (disambiguation). ... Punched cards (or Hollerith cards, or IBM cards), are pieces of stiff paper that contain digital information represented by the presence or absence of holes in predefined positions. ... For other uses, see Calculator (disambiguation). ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Reinsurance Treaty The Reinsurance Treaty (June 18, 1887) was an attempt by Bismarck to continue to ally with Russia after the League of the Three Emperors broke down. ... is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Queen Victoria redirects here. ... is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Rocky Mountains Park Act was enacted on June 23, 1887 by the Parliament of Canada, establishing Banff National Park which was then known as Rocky Mountains Park. [1] The act was modelled on the Yellowstone Park Act passed by the United States Congress in 1881. ... This article is about national parks. ... Moraine Lake, and the Valley of the Ten Peaks Banff National Park is Canadas oldest national park, established in 1885, in the Canadian Rockies. ... is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Minot (IPA ,  ) is a city located in north central North Dakota in the United States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Esperanto. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Esperanto. ... is the 207th day of the year (208th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the language. ...

July - September

is the 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Odense Boldklub (also known as Odense BK or OB) is a Danish professional football club based in the town of Odense. ... is the 207th day of the year (208th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ludvic Lazarus (Ludwik Lejzer, Ludwik Łazarz) Zamenhof (December 15, 1859 – April 14, 1917) was a Polish eye doctor, philologist, and the virtual inventor of Esperanto, the most widely spoken and successful constructed languages designed for international communication among speakers of all languages. ... Unua Libro por Rusoj (first edition, 1887, in Russian) Unua Libro por Angloj (first edition in English, 1888) The Unua Libro (First Book) was the first publication to describe the international language, Esperanto (then called Lingvo Internacia, inter-national language). It was first published in Russian on July 26, 1887... is the 208th day of the year (209th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Giuseppe Peano Giuseppe Peano (August 27, 1858 – April 20, 1932) was an Italian mathematician and philosopher best known for his contributions to set theory. ... National Institutes of Health Building 50 at NIH Clinical Center - Building 10 The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is an agency of the United States Ministry of Health and Human Services and is the primary agency of the United States government responsible for biomedical and health-related research. ... For other uses, see Staten Island (disambiguation) Staten Island, shown in an enhanced satellite image Staten Island is one of the five boroughs of New York City, located on an island of the same name on the west side of the Narrows at the entrance of New York Harbor. ... is the 225th day of the year (226th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hibernian Football Club is one of two main Edinburgh football clubs (the other being Heart of Midlothian). ... Preston North End Football Club are a professional English football team. ... is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A Theatre Royal Exeter playbill from 1836, featuring Charles Kean in a performance of Richard III The Theatre Royal, Exeter was the name of several theatres situated in the city centre of Exeter, England. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ...

October - December

The Michelson-Morley experiment, one of the most important and famous experiments in the history of physics, was performed in 1887 by Albert Michelson and Edward Morley at what is now Case Western Reserve University, and is considered by some to be the first strong evidence against the theory of... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The British Empire in 1897, marked in pink, the traditional colour for Imperial British dominions on maps. ... Major ethnic groups in Pakistan and surrounding areas, in 1980. ... The Michelson-Morley experiment, one of the most important and famous experiments in the history of physics, was performed in 1887 by Albert Michelson and Edward Morley at what is now Case Western Reserve University, and is considered by some to be the first strong evidence against the theory of... is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... AACs Symbol The Associação Académica de Coimbra (AAC) is the students union of the University of Coimbra. ... A students union, student government, student leadership, student council, or students association is a student organization present in many elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, colleges and universities. ... The University of Coimbra (Portuguese: Universidade de Coimbra) is a Portuguese public university in Coimbra, Portugal. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louis Lingg (September 9, 1864 — November 10, 1887) was an anarchist who committed suicide while in jail, after being arrested as an agitator during the Haymarket Square bombing. ... The Haymarket Riot on May 4, 1886 in Chicago is generally considered to have been an important influence on the origin of international May Day observances for workers. ... This article is about a high explosive. ... George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856–2 November 1950) was a world-renowned Irish author. ... is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... August Vincent Theodore Spies (December 10, 1855 – November 11, 1887) was an anarchist labor activist hanged under doubtful circumstances following a bomb attack on police at the Haymarket Riot. ... Albert Parsons, ca. ... Adolph Fischer (1858 - November 11, 1887) was an anarchist and labor union activist executed after the Haymarket riot, along with Albert Parsons, August Spies, and George Engel. ... George Engel (1836 Cassel, Germany - November 11, 1887) was an anarchist and labor union activist executed after the Haymarket riot, along with Albert Parsons, August Spies, and Adolph Fischer. ... Michael Schwab, sentenced to death Michael Schwab (August 9, 1853 – 1898) was arrested and sentenced to death for his role in the Haymarket Square incident. ... Samuel Fielden circa 1886 Samuel Fielden (February 25, 1847 - 1922) was sentenced to death for his role in the Haymarket Square rally. ... The Haymarket Riot on May 4, 1886 in Chicago is generally considered to have been an important influence on the origin of international May Day observances for workers. ... is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bloody Sunday 1887 Bloody Sunday, London, 13 November 1887, was the name given to a demonstration against coercion in Ireland and to demand the release from prison of MP William OBrien. ... is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenfiddich distillery. ... William Grant & Sons Ltd. ...

Undated

Yellow River flood kills 900,000 people living along its banks.
Yellow River flood kills 900,000 people living along its banks.
Heinrich Hertz.
Heinrich Hertz.

For other Yellow Rivers, see Yellow River (disambiguation). ... Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (February 22, 1857 - January 1, 1894) was the German physicist and mechanician for whom the hertz, an SI unit, is named. ... Teachers College, Columbia University (sometimes referred to simply as Teachers College; also referred to as Teachers College of Columbia University or the Columbia University Graduate School of Education) is a top ranked graduate school of education in the United States. ... Alma Mater Columbia University is a private university in the United States and a member of the Ivy League. ... Thomas Stevens (December 24, 1854, Berkhamsted, Herts, England - 1935) was the first person to circle the globe by bicycle. ... For other uses, see Bicycle (disambiguation). ... Tonearm redirects here. ... Emile Berliner with disc record gramophone. ... The New Gate (Arabic: Bab al-Jedid) is the most recently built gate in Jerusalems Old City Walls built in 1887 to provide easier access to the Christian Quarter. ... For other uses, see Jerusalem (disambiguation). ... A Comptometer is a type of mechanical (or electro-mechanical) adding machine. ... For the Cornish sport, see Cornish Hurling. ... Gaelic Football (Irish: Peil, Peil Gaelach or Caid ), commonly referred to as football, or Gaelic , is a form of football played mainly in Ireland. ... For other uses, see Iwo Jima (disambiguation). ... Zululand was the Zulu-dominated area of what is now northern KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. ... For other Yellow Rivers, see Yellow River (disambiguation). ... The Yellow River (Huang He) in China is prone to flooding, due to the broad expanse of largely flat land around it. ... Spandau Prison from the air Spandau Prison was a prison situated in the borough of Spandau in western Berlin, constructed in 1876 and demolished in 1987 after the death of the last prisoner. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (February 22, 1857 - January 1, 1894) was the German physicist and mechanician for whom the hertz, an SI unit, is named. ... Electromagnetism is the physics of the electromagnetic field: a field which exerts a force on particles that possess the property of electric charge, and is in turn affected by the presence and motion of those particles. ... The Congress of the United States is the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States of America. ... The American Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 created the Interstate Commerce Commissirs of the commission were appointed by the President with the consent of the Senate. ... Portrait of Fick Adolf Eugen Fick (born 3 September, 1829, in Kassel, Germany; died 21 August, 1901, in Blankenberge, Flanders) was a German physiologist usually credited with the invention of contact lenses. ... A pair of contact lenses, positioned with the concave side facing upward. ... A.G. Edwards, Inc. ... Albert Gallatin Edwards(1812 - 1892), was an assistant secretary of the U.S. Treasury under President of the United States Abraham Lincoln. ...

Births

1887 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1887
MDCCCLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2640
Armenian calendar 1336
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Bahá'í calendar 43 – 44
Berber calendar 2837
Buddhist calendar 2431
Burmese calendar 1249
Chinese calendar 4523/4583-12-8
(丙戌年十二月初八日)
— to —
4524/4584-11-17
(丁亥年十一月十七日)
Coptic calendar 1603 – 1604
Ethiopian calendar 1879 – 1880
Hebrew calendar 5647 – 5648
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1942 – 1943
 - Shaka Samvat 1809 – 1810
 - Kali Yuga 4988 – 4989
Holocene calendar 11887
Iranian calendar 1265 – 1266
Islamic calendar 1304 – 1305
Japanese calendar Meiji 20
(明治20年)
 - Imperial Year Kōki 2547
(皇紀2547年)
Korean calendar 4220
Thai solar calendar 2430
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For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ... Ab urbe condita (related with Anno urbis conditae: AUC or a. ... The Armenian calendar uses the Armenian numerals. ... The Baháí calendar, also called the Badí‘ calendar, used by the Baháí Faith, is a solar calendar with regular years of 365 days, and leap years of 366 days. ... The Berber calendar is the annual calendar used by Berber people in North Africa. ... The Buddhist calendar is used on mainland southeast Asia in the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar (formerly Burma) in several related forms. ... This article or section uses Burmese characters which may be rendered incorrectly. ... The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhī). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhī). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Coptic calendar, also called the Alexandrian calendar, is used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. ... The Ethiopian calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር ), also called the Geez calendar, is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia and is also the liturgical year of Christians in Eritrea belonging to the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church, Eastern Catholic Church of Eritrea and Lutheran (Evangelical Church of Eritrea), where it is commonly known... The Hebrew calendar (‎) or Jewish calendar is the calendar used by Jews for religious purposes. ... 5647 (Hebrew: התרמז , abbr. ... 5648 (Hebrew: התרמח , abbr. ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... It has been suggested that Bikram Samwat be merged into this article or section. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... H.E. redirects here. ... The Iranian calendar (Persian: ), also known as Persian calendar or (mistakenly) the Jalāli Calendar is an astronomical solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan as the main official calendar. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; at-taqwīm al-hijrī; Persian: تقویم هجري قمری ‎ taqwīm-e hejri-ye qamari; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... The Meiji period ), or Meiji era, denotes the 45-year reign of Emperor Meiji, running, in the Gregorian calendar, from 23 October 1868 to 30 July 1912. ... Japanese era name (年号, nengō, lit. ... The traditional Korean calendar is directly derived from the Asian calendar. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ...

January - June

is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wilhelm Franz Canaris (January 1, 1887 – April 9, 1945) was a German admiral and head of the Abwehr, the German military intelligence service, from 1935 to 1944. ... Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar). ... is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... August Macke. ... Year 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Robinson Jeffers (January 10, 1887–January 20, 1962) was an American poet, known for his work about the central California coast. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander Woollcott, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1939 Alexander Humphreys Woollcott (January 19, 1887 – January 23, 1943) was a critic and commentator for The New Yorker magazine, and a member of the Algonquin Round Table. ... Year 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Maude Ferris-Luse at 114 Maud (Davis) Farris-Luse (January 21, 1887 - March 18, 2002) was the oldest recognized person in the world from June 2001 until she died in March 2002. ... A supercentenarian (sometimes hyphenated as super-centenarian) is someone who has reached the age of 110 years or more, something achieved by only one in a thousand centenarians (based on European data). ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Helen Hoyt (January 22, 1887–August 2, 1972) was an American poet. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dorothy Payne Whitney (January 23, 1887 - 1968) was an American-born social activist and philanthropist and a member of the prominent Whitney family. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the 19th century Russian pianist and composer, see Anton Rubinstein Arthur Rubinstein photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1937 Arthur Rubinstein (January 28, 1887 – December 20, 1982) was a Polish pianist who is widely considered as one of the greatest piano virtuosos of the 20th Century. ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Bernard Nordhoff (1887 - 1947) was a U.S. (English-born) novelist and traveler. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... There have been several well-known people named Pat Sullivan, including: Pat Sullivan (film producer) Pat Sullivan (football player) Pat Sullivan (software developer, author) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Georg Trakl A poem by Trakl inscribed on a plaque in Mirabell Garden, Salzburg. ... Year 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sheila Kaye-Smith (4 February 1887 – January 14, 1956) was an English writer, known for her many novels set in the borderlands of Sussex and Kent in the English regional tradition. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sculpture of Frings in Cologne. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Franklin Enders (February 10, 1887 – 1985) was an American medical scientist. ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... This article is about the year. ... is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ernst Franz Sedgwick Hanfstängl (Munich, February 2, 1887 - November 6, 1975) was a friend of Adolf Hitler and Franklin Delano Roosevelt. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... John van Melle (February 11, 1887 - November 8, 1953) was a Dutch-born South African author. ... January 7 - President Harry S. Truman announces the United States has developed a hydrogen bomb. ... is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leevi Antti Madetoja (February 17, 1887 – October 6, 1947) was a Finnish composer. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Vincent Massey, PC, CH, CC, CD [1] (February 20, 1887 – December 30, 1967) was the eighteenth Governor General of Canada and the first who was born in Canada. ... The Governor General and Commander-in-Chief in and over Canada, normally simply known as the Governor General of Canada in French, Gouverneur(e) général(e) is the Canadian representative of the monarch (presently Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II). ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Grover Cleveland Alexander of the Philadelphia Phillies in 1915. ... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... William Clement Frawley (February 26, 1887 – March 3, 1966) began in vaudeville and as a screen actor, with well over a hundred films to his credit, but gained greater fame as Fred Mertz on I Love Lucy. ... Year 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Violet MacMillan (March 4, 1887 - December 29, 1953), was an American actress in Broadway theatre productions, vaudeville, and silent motion pictures. ... January 7 - President Harry S. Truman announces the United States has developed a hydrogen bomb. ... This article is about the day. ... Heitor Villa-Lobos (March 5, 1887 - November 17, 1959) was a Brazilian composer, possibly the best-known classical composer born in South America. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Phil Mead (in full Charles Phillip Mead) was a left-handed batsman for Hampshire and England between 1905 and 1936. ... Jan. ... is the 73rd day of the year (74th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sylvia Beach (March 14, 1887–October 5, 1962), born Nancy Woodbridge Beach in her fathers parsonage in Baltimore, Maryland, was one of the leading expatriate figures in Paris between World War I and II. Her father was a Presbyterian pastor and his work took the family to Paris in... Year 1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 73rd day of the year (74th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Chuck Reisner (March 14, 1887- September 24, 1962 ) was an American film director and actor of the 1920s and 1930s. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leonard Marx, known as Chico, (March 22, 1887 – October 11, 1961) was one of the Marx Brothers. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Sunblind, 1914, Tate Gallery. ... Year 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Prince Felix Yusupov (Феликс Феликсович Юсупов) (March 23, 1887 – September 27, 1967), (variously transliterated from Russian as Yussupov, Yossopov, Iusupov, Youssoupov, or as Feliks, Graf Sumarrokow-Elston (граф Сумароков-Эльстон)), was a Russian nobleman best known for murdering Grigori Rasputin, the mystic peasant faith healer whom Yusupov and other Russian... Grigori Rasputin Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin (Russian: ) (22 January [O.S. 10 January] 1869 – 29 December [O.S. 16 December] 1916) was a Russian mystic with an influence in the later days of Russias Romanov dynasty. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 83rd day of the year (84th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roscoe Conkling Arbuckle, also known as Fatty Arbuckle (March 24, 1887 – June 29, 1933), was an American silent film comedian, director, and screenwriter. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bernardo Houssay Bernardo Alberto Houssay (April 10, 1887 – September 21, 1971) was an Argentine physiologist who received (with Carl and Gerty Cori) the 1947 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of the role played by pituitary hormones in regulating the amount of blood sugar (glucose) in animals. ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar, known as the year of cyclohexanol. ... is the 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mike Brady (April 15, 1887 - December 3, 1972) was a professional golfer. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 122nd day of the year (123rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward Trowbridge Collins Sr. ... Year 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 125th day of the year (126th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth GCVO, PC (May 5, 1887 – September 15, 1972) was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1945 to 1961. ... The Archbishop of Canterbury is the spiritual leader and senior clergyman of the Church of England, recognized by convention as the head of the worldwide Anglican Communion. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Official Emblem of the Oveyssi-Shahmaghsoudi School of Islamic Sufism®, All Rights Reserved. ... The Holy Quran, 2:148 Whoever knows the true self, knows God. ... Sufism (Arabic تصوف taṣawwuf) is a system of esoteric philosophy commonly associated with Islam. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 131st day of the year (132nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Wittgenstein (May 11, 1887 – March 3, 1961) was an Austrian-born pianist. ... Year 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francesco Forgione, later known as Padre Pio, (May 25, 1887 – September 23, 1968), canonized as Saint Pio of Pietrelcina, was an Italian Roman Catholic Capuchin priest who is now venerated as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 146th day of the year (147th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Lukas (May 26, 1887 - August 15, 1971) was a Hungarian actor. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar, known as the year of cyclohexanol. ... is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Saint-John Perse (pseudonym of Alexis Leger) (May 31, 1887 – September 20, 1975) was a French poet and diplomat who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry. ... Nobel Prize in Literature medal. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 153rd day of the year (154th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Orrick Glenday Johns (born June 2, 1887 - July 8, 1946) was a poet and playwright. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Julian Sorell Huxley, FRS (June 22, 1887 – February 14, 1975) was a English biologist, author, Humanist and internationalist, known for his popularisations of science in books and lectures. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... George Abbott (June 25, 1887 - January 31, 1995) was a theatre producer and director, playwright, screenwriter, and film director and producer whose career spanned more than seven decades. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ...

July - December

See also Category: 1887 births.

is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marc Chagall as photographed in 1941 by Carl Van Vechten. ... This article is about the year. ... is the 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joseph Jefferson Shoeless Joe Jackson (July 16, 1888 – December 5, 1951) was a left fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Athletics, Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox. ... Year 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vidkun Abraham Lauritz Jonssøn Quisling, (July 18, 1887 – October 24, 1945) was a Norwegian army officer and fascist politician. ... Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar). ... is the 203rd day of the year (204th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gustav Ludwig Hertz (July 22, 1887, Hamburg – October 30, 1975, Berlin) was a German physicist, and a nephew of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz. ... The Nobel Prize (Swedish: ) was established in Alfred Nobels will in 1895, and it was first awarded in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace in 1901. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 209th day of the year (210th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marcel Duchamp (pronounced ) (July 28, 1887 – October 2, 1968) was a French artist (he became an American citizen in 1955) whose work and ideas had considerable influence on the development of post-World War II Western art, and whose advice to modern art collectors helped shape the tastes of the... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 210th day of the year (211th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sigmund Romberg (July 29, 1887 – November 9, 1951) was an American composer best known for his operettas. ... Year 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 215th day of the year (216th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A statue of Rupert Brooke in Rugby Rupert Chawner Brooke (August 3, 1887 – April 23, 1915) was an English poet known for his idealistic War Sonnets written during the First World War (especially The Soldier), as well as for his poetry written outside of war, especially The Old Vicarage, Grantchester... Year 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday[1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Schrödinger in 1933, when he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics Bust of Schrödinger, in the courtyard arcade of the main building, University of Vienna, Austria. ... The Nobel Prize (Swedish: ) was established in Alfred Nobels will in 1895, and it was first awarded in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace in 1901. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 225th day of the year (226th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A later model Freed pigeon bathing unit. ... Year 1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 227th day of the year (228th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Edna Ferber (August 15, 1885 - April 16, 1968), was an American novelist, author and playwright. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karl I of Austria, Károly IV. of Hungary, Karel III of Bohemia Karl I (August 17, 1887 – April 1, 1922), Karl Franz Josef Ludwig Hubert Georg Maria von Habsburg-Lothringen (Hungarian: Károly IV (Károly Ferenc József)), was (among other titles) the last Emperor of Austria, the... Year 1922 (MCMXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr. ... Pan-Africanism literally means all Africanism. It is a sociopolitical world-view, as well as a movement, which seeks to unify and uplift blacks on the African continent and in the African diaspora as part of a global African community. As originally conceived by Trinidadian Henry Sylvester Williams, pan-Africanism... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Harry Hooper Baseball card issued by American Tobacco Company, 1912. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frédéric Louis Sauser (September 1, 1887 – January 21, 1961), better known as Blaise Cendrars, was a Swiss novelist and poet naturalized French in 1916. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frank Joseph Christian (September 3, 1887 - November 27, 1973) was an early jazz trumpeter. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lavoslav (Leopold) Stjepan Ružička (September 13, 1887 – September 26, 1976) was a winner of the 1939 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, the first one from Croatia. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kamato Hongo (Japanese: 本郷 かまと Hongō Kamato, September 16, 1887 – October 31, 2003) was the worlds oldest recognized living person from March 2002 until her death. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nadia Boulanger (September 16, 1887 – October 22, 1979) was an influential French composer, conductor, and music professor. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Edwin Keppel Bennett, nom de plume: Francis Bennett (September 26, 1887 — June 13, 1958), was a British writer, poet, Germanist, and a prominent academic. ... Jan. ... is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Avery Brundage (September 28, 1887 – May 8, 1975) was an American athlete, sports official, art collector and philanthropist. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Violet Constance Jessop (2 October 1887 – 5 May 1971) was an ocean liner stewardess. ... For other uses, see Titanic (disambiguation). ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar, known as the year of cyclohexanol. ... For other uses, see 5th October (Serbia). ... Memorial for Cassin in Forbach/France René Samuel Cassin (5 October 1887 – 20 February 1976) was a French jurist and judge. ... Lester B. Pearson after accepting the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize (Swedish and Norwegian: Nobels fredspris) is the name of one of five Nobel Prizes bequeathed by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, who chose to be known as Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887 – August 27, 1965), was a Swiss-born architect and writer, who is famous for his contributions to what now is called Modern Architecture. ... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Huntley Gordon (October 8, 1887 - December 7, 1956) was an actor born in Montreal, Quebec. ... A car from 1956 Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Reeds signature John Jack Silas Reed (October 22, 1887 – October 19, 1920) was an American journalist, poet, and communist activist, famous for his first-hand account of the Bolshevik Revolution, Ten Days that Shook the World. ... Year 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display 1920) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chiang Kai-shek (October 31, 1887 – April 5, 1975) was the Chinese military and political leader who assumed the leadership of the Kuomintang (KMT) after the death of Sun Yat-sen in 1925. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article includes a list of works cited or a list of external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Walter Perry Johnson (November 6, 1887-December 10, 1946), American professional baseball pitcher. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arnold Zweig (November 10, 1887 - November 26, 1968) was a German writer and an active pacifist. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Georgia Tottoeanocomita OKeeffe (November 15, 1887—March 6, 1986) was an American artist. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece, coinciding with the anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising. ... Bernard Law Montgomery Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein (November 17, 1887 - March 24, 1976) was a British military officer during World War II often referred to as Monty. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... James Batcheller Sumner (November 19, 1887 – August 12, 1955) was an American chemist. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Boris Karloff (born William Henry Pratt) (London, November 23, 1887 – February 2, 1969) was an English actor, who immigrated to Canada in the 1910s, best known for his roles in horror films and the creation of Frankensteins monster in 1931s Frankenstein. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 346th day of the year (347th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kurt Magnus Atterberg (December 12, 1887 - February 15, 1974) was a Swedish composer. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sgt. ... “The Great War ” redirects here. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ramanujan Srinivasa Aiyangar Ramanujan (Tamil: ஸ்ரீனிவாஸ ஐயங்கார் ராமானுஜன்) (December 22, 1887 – April 26, 1920) was a groundbreaking Indian mathematician. ... Year 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display 1920) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Pauline Sabin (1887-1955) founded the Womens Organization for National Prohibition Reform in 1929, convinced that prohibition was causing widespread crime, political corruption, increased binge drinking, and many other social problems. ... In 1919, the requisite number of legislatures of the States ratified The 18th Amendment to the Federal Constitution, enabling national Prohibition within one year of ratification. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ...

Deaths

January - June

is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anandi Gopal Joshi (or Anandibai) (March 31, 1865 - February 26, 1887) was the first Indian woman to obtain a medical degree in the Western hemisphere[1]. She was one of the first Indian women to be trained in Western system of medicine. ... 1865 (MDCCCLXV) is a common year starting on Sunday. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: , Aleksandr Porfirevič Borodin) (31 Oct. ... Year 1833 (MDCCCXXXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 67th day of the year (68th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... Year 1813 (MDCCCXIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 83rd day of the year (84th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi (1837 - 1887) was a Russian painter and the art critic. ... Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837 - 1901) 1837 (MDCCCXXXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ditlev Gothard Monrad (November 24, 1811 – March 28, 1887) was a Danish politician and bishop of Lolland-Falster. ... For the US Federal Agent designation, see Special agent. ... is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Ceiriog Hughes (1832-1887) was a Welsh poet and well known collector of Welsh folk tunes. ... Year 1832 (MDCCCXXXII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander Ulyanov Mugshot Aleksandr Ilyich Ulyanov (Александр Ильич Ульянов in Russian) (1866-May 8, 1887) was a Russian revolutionary, one of the leaders of Pervomartovtsi, older brother of V.I. Lenin. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... May 14 is the 134th day of the year (135th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lysander Spooner (January 19, 1808 – May 14, 1887) was an American individualist anarchist political philosopher, abolitionist, and legal theorist of the 19th century. ... Year 1808 (MDCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 161st day of the year (162nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Category: ... Year 1816 (MDCCCXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...

July - December

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is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Wright Oakes (July 9, 1820 – July 8, 1887) was an English landscape painter. ... Painting by Rembrandt self-portrait Detail from Las Meninas by Diego Velazquez, in which the painter portrayed himself at work For the computer graphics program, see Corel Painter. ... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dorothea Lynde Dix (April 4, 1802 – July 17, 1887) was an American activist on behalf of the indigent insane who, through a vigorous program of lobbying state legislatures and the United States Congress, created the first generation of American mental asylums. ... Year 1802 (MDCCCII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... is the 206th day of the year (207th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Taylor (November 1, 1808 – July 25, 1887) was the third President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1880 to 1887. ... Year 1808 (MDCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 220th day of the year (221st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander William Doniphan Alexander William Doniphan (July 9, 1808–August 8, 1887) was a noted 19th century American politician and soldier. ... Year 1808 (MDCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 8 Alvan Clark & Sons telescope at Chabot Space and Science Center. ... 1804 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jules Laforgue (August 16, 1860–August 20, 1887) was a French poet born in Montevideo, Uruguay. ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gustav Robert Kirchhof (March 12, 1824 – October 17, 1887) was a German physicist who contributed to the fundamental understanding of electrical circuits, spectroscopy, and the emission of black-body radiation by heated objects. ... 1824 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... April 5-12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate. ... is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... First U.S.Daguerrotype of Jenny Lind in New York, September 14, 1850 taken by her Swedish classmate, Poly Von Schneidau from Chicago, at the Mathew Brady Studio in New York City. ... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Henry Doc Holliday (August 14, 1851 – November 8, 1887) was an American dentist, gambler, and gunfighter of the American Old West frontier who is usually remembered for his associations with Wyatt Earp and the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. ... 1851 (MDCCCLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Emma Lazarus (July 22, 1849 – November 19, 1887) was an American poet born in New York City. ... Year 1859 (MDCCCLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 332nd day of the year (333rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gustav Fechner Gustav Theodor Fechner (April 19, 1801 – November 28, 1887), was a German experimentle psychologist. ... The Union Jack, flag of the newly formed United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. ... is the 339th day of the year (340th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eliza Roxcy Snow(Library of Congress) Eliza Roxcy Snow Smith (January 21, 1804 – December 5, 1887) was an American poet, lyricist, and author. ... 1804 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Image File history File links Commons-logo. ...

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Our Documents - Interstate Commerce Act (1887) (609 words)
Approved on February 4, 1887, the Interstate Commerce Act created an Interstate Commerce Commission to oversee the conduct of the railroad industry.
In 1887 Congress passed the Interstate Commerce Act, making the railroads the first industry subject to Federal regulation.
The most successful provisions of the law were the requirement that railroads submit annual reports to the ICC and the ban on special rates the railroads would arrange among themselves, although determining which rates were discriminatory was technically and politically difficult.
Timeline 1887-1890 (14653 words)
1887 Nov 8, Doc Holliday, who fought on the side of the Earp brothers during the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral sixty years earlier, died of tuberculosis after waking from a 57 day delirium in Glenwood Springs, Colo. He downed a glass of whiskey and said: "I’ll be damned!" and died.
1887 Albert Michelson and Edward Morley compared the speed of light in the direction of earth’s orbit with the speed of light at right angles to earth’s motion and found it is the same.
1887 Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum (1887-1979) founder of the Satmar Hassids in Satu Mare, Romania, was born.
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