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Encyclopedia > 1888
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1850s  1860s  1870s  - 1880s -  1890s  1900s  1910s
Years: 1885 1886 1887 - 1888 - 1889 1890 1891
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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). 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 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday 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 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). ... 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). ... 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). ... 1888 CE in archaeology // Explorations Excavations Excavations of Nippur sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania begin (continues through 1900) Publications American Anthropologist journal founded First issue of the National Geographic Magazine Finds Awards Miscellaneous National Geographic Society formed in the United States Births Deaths See also List of years in... The year 1888 in architecture involved some significant events. ... See also: 1887 in art, other events of 1888, 1889 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1887 in literature, other events of 1888, 1889 in literature, list of years in literature. ... // Matthew Arnold, Essays in Criticism, second series Rubén Darío, Azul Ernest Henley, A Book of Verses George Meredith, A Reading of Earth Ernest Lawrence Thayer, Casey at the Bat September 26 - Thomas Stearns Eliot born in St. ... See also: 1887 in music, other events of 1888, 1889 in music and the list of years in music. // Events wax phonograph cylinders mass marketed Published popular music Drill, Ye Tarriers, Drill     anon poss Thomas F. Carey Over The Waves (Sobre las Olas)     w. ... See also: Other events of 1888 List of years in science . ... This article will list events related to rail transport that occurred in 1888. ... 1887 state leaders - Events of 1888 - 1889 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1888 List of international organization leaders in 1888 // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Owusu Sekyere II, Regent (1887-1888) Kwaku Dua III Asamu, Asantehene (1888-1896) Burundi - Mwezi IV Gisabo, King of... 1887 colonial governors - Events of 1888 - 1889 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1888 List of religious leaders in 1888 List of international organization leaders in 1888 France Obock and Tadjoura - Léonce Lagarde, Governor of Obock and Tadjoura (1887-1888) Renamed French... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... Here is a calendar for any leap year starting on Sunday (dominical letter AG). ... For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ... This is the calendar for any leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB), e. ... 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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In Germany, 1888 is known as the Year of Three Emperors. Currently, it is the year that, when written in Roman numerals, has the most digits (13). This record will not be equalled until 2388 (MMCCCLXXXVIII), or surpassed until 2888 (MMDCCCLXXXVIII). The year 1888 is commonly called Year of Three Emperors (Dreikaiserjahr) in Germany. ... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... The 24th century (Gregorian Calendar) comprises the years 2301-2400. ... The 29th century (Gregorian Calendar) comprises the years 2801-2900. ...


Events of 1888

January - March

is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Lick Observatory is an astronomical observatory, owned and operated by the University of California. ... is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the winter storm condition. ... The Schoolhouse Blizzard, also known as the Schoolchildrens Blizzard (or The Childrens Blizzard), hit the U.S. plains states on January 12, 1888. ... Dakota Territory was the name of the northernmost part of the Louisiana Purchase of the United States. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Capital Saint Paul Largest city Minneapolis Largest metro area Minneapolis-St. ... For other uses, see Nebraska (disambiguation). ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... For other uses, see Texas (disambiguation). ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... This article is about the organization. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Map of West Orange Township in Essex County West Orange is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. ... Edison redirects here. ... Muybridges The Horse in Motion. ... 1902 poster advertising Gaumonts sound films, depicting an optimistically vast auditorium A sound film is a motion picture with synchronized sound, or sound technologically coupled to image, as opposed to a silent film. ... is the 67th day of the year (68th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Utah State University (USU) is a public land-grant university whose main campus is located in Logan, Utah. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... is the 70th day of the year (71st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Categories: US geography stubs ... is the 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Football League is a league competition featuring professional football clubs from England and Wales. ... is the 86th day of the year (87th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require a spell check. ... A 1911 list showing Dorus most important between 1872-1911 rescues (including the Renown-rescue). ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1200x744, 622 KB) Blizzard of 1888, Park Place in Brooklyn NY. March 14, 1888. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1200x744, 622 KB) Blizzard of 1888, Park Place in Brooklyn NY. March 14, 1888. ... is the 70th day of the year (71st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

April - June

is the 101st day of the year (102nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Concertgebouw is a concert hall in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Type Bicameral Houses Senate House of Representatives President of the Senate President pro tempore Dick Cheney, (R) since January 20, 2001 Robert C. Byrd, (D) since January 4, 2007 Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Members 535 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political... The Fort Belknap Indian Reservation is an Indian reservation in north-central Montana, USA. It is shared, ironically, by two groups of Native Americans who have been historically enemies of each other, the boneinass and the Gros Ventre tribes. ... is the 133rd day of the year (134th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Slave redirects here. ... is the 148th day of the year (149th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the country. ... Current season Celtic Football Club is a Scottish football team based in Glasgow, who currently play in the Scottish Premier League. ... For other uses, see Rangers F.C. (disambiguation). ... -1... Official language French/Vietnamese Headquarters Pelei Agna Last Head of State Charles-Marie David de Mayréna I The Kingdom of Sedang (sometimes referred to as the Kingdom of the Sedang) was an ephemeral political entity established in the latter part of the 19th Century by a French adventurer Charles... Casey at the Bat, subtitled A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year 1888, is a poem on the subject of baseball, written in 1888 by Ernest Thayer. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wilhelm II of Prussia and Germany, Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert von Hohenzollern (January 27, 1859 - June 4, 1941) was the last German Emperor (Kaiser) and the last King (König) of Prussia from 1888 - 1918. ... For German colonial territories, see German Colonial Empire. ... is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Chicago (disambiguation). ... The Auditorium Building in Chicago The Auditorium Building in Chicago, Illinois is one of the best-known designs of Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan. ... For other persons named Benjamin Harrison, see Benjamin Harrison (disambiguation). ... Levi Parsons Morton. ... For the pop band, see Presidents of the United States of America. ... Dick Cheney 46th and current Vice President (2001- ) The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government, the person who is a heartbeat from the presidency. ... is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Israel in Egypt. ... For other uses, see Crystal Palace. ...

July - September

August 31: Victim found from Jack the Ripper?
August 31: Victim found from Jack the Ripper?

Image File history File links Jack-the-Ripper-The-Nemesis-of-Neglect-Punch-London-Charivari-cartoon-poem-1888-09-29. ... Image File history File links Jack-the-Ripper-The-Nemesis-of-Neglect-Punch-London-Charivari-cartoon-poem-1888-09-29. ... is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... is the 206th day of the year (207th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Touch typing is typing without using the sense of sight to find the keys. ... is the 208th day of the year (209th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the supreme legislative institution in the United Kingdom and British overseas territories (it alone has parliamentary sovereignty). ... For other uses, see Bicycle (disambiguation). ... is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bertha Benz, born Bertha Ringer, was the first person who drove a car over a longer distance. ... Pforzheim city center, Wallberg (on rubble mound) in background. ... Mannheim is a city in Germany. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Karl Benz Karl Friedrich Benz, sometimes spelled Carl, (November 25, 1844, Karlsruhe, Germany – April 4, 1929, Ladenburg, Germany) was a German engine designer and automobile engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the gasoline-powered automobile. ... Car redirects here. ... is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Martha Tabram (May 10, 1849 - August 7, 1888) is considered by some to be a possible early victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer known as Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dufile, also Dufilé, Duffli, Duffle or Dufli, was originally a fort located on the Albert Nile just inside Uganda close to a site chosen in 1874 by (then Colonel) Charles George Gordon. ... Mehemet Emin Pasha (March 28, 1840 – October 23, 1892), born Eduard Carl Oscar Theodor Schnitzer, was a doctor, naturalist and governor of Equatoria in Africa. ... is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mary Ann Polly Nichols is widely believed to be the first victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London during the late summer and autumn of 1888. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see George Eastman (disambiguation). ... Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) is a large multinational public company producing photographic equipment. ... For other uses, see Camera (disambiguation). ... is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Thomas Biass Turner (Bathurst, November 16, 1862 – January 1, 1944 in Manly, New South Wales, Australia) was a bowler who is regarded as one of the finest ever produced by Australia. ... 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. ... Tom Richardson (born August 11, 1870, Byfleet, Surrey; died July 2, 1912, Chambéry, France) was one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time and certainly the most prolific in terms of wicket-taking feats, largely owing to his amazing stamina and appetite for work, which allowed him to... John Thomas Hearne (born May 3, 1867; died April 17, 1944) (known either as Jack Hearne or J.T. Hearne to avoid confusion with J.W. Hearne to whom he was only distantly related) was a Middlesex and England medium-fast bowler. ... Wilfred Rhodes (born October 29, 1877, North Moor, Kirkheaton, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire; died July 8, 1973, Branksome Park, Poole) was one of the greatest cricketers of the twentieth century. ... Tich Freeman (Alfred Percy Freeman; born May 17, 1888; died January 28, 1965) was a Kent leg spin bowler and the only man to take 300 wickets in an English season. ... is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Annie Chapman (September 1841 - September 8, 1888) is widely believed to be the second victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London during the late summer and autumn of 1888. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... The Football League is an organisation representing 72 professional football clubs in England and Wales, and runs the oldest professional football league competition in the world. ... is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Elizabeth Stride (Elisabeth Gustafsdotter) is believed to be the third victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London during the late summer and autumn of 1888. ... Catharine (Kate) Eddowes (often spelled Catherine) is widely believed to be the fourth victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London during the late summer and autumn of 1888. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... I took this photo. ... I took this photo. ... is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the monument in Washington, D.C. For other monuments dedicated to George Washington, see Washington Monuments (world). ...

October - December

is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The main entrance of the university building The Saint Clement of Ohrid University of Sofia or Sofia University (Sofiiski Universitet Sveti Kliment Ohridski) (Софийски университет Св. Климент Охридски) is the oldest and most significant modern higher education institution in Bulgaria, founded on 1st October 1888. ... is the 282nd day of the year (283rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the monument in Washington, D.C. For other monuments dedicated to George Washington, see Washington Monuments (world). ... is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince (28 August 1841, vanished 16 September 1890) was an inventor who is generally recognized as the first person to record motion images on film. ... ‹ The template below (Expand) is being considered for deletion. ... , Roundhay is one of the better known of Leedss suburbs. ... For other uses, see Leeds (disambiguation) and Leeds City (disambiguation). ... Coat of Arms of South Yorkshire West Yorkshire is a metropolitan county within the Yorkshire and the Humber region of England, that has a population of 2. ... The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a country in western Europe, and member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the G8, the European Union, and NATO. Usually known simply as the United Kingdom, the UK, or (inaccurately) as Great Britain or Britain, the UK has four constituent... Louis Aimée Augustin Le Prince (28 August 1842–c. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837–June 24, 1908), was the twenty-second and twenty-fourth President of the United States. ... The United States Electoral College is the electoral college that chooses the President and Vice President of the United States at the conclusion of each Presidential election. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... For other persons named Benjamin Harrison, see Benjamin Harrison (disambiguation). ... is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... is the 357th day of the year (358th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A mental illness or mental disorder refers to one of many mental health conditions characterized by distress, impaired cognitive functioning, atypical behavior, emotional dysregulation, and/or maladaptive behavior. ... The Dutch (Ethnonym: Nederlanders meaning Lowlanders) are the dominant ethnic group[1] of the Netherlands[2]. They are usually seen as a Germanic people. ... 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. ... van Gogh redirects here. ...

Undated

Annie Besant Plaque on house in Colby Road, London SE19 where Annie Besant lived in 1874. ... The London matchgirls strike of 1888 was a strike of the women and teenage girls working at the Bryant and May Factory in Bow, London. ... John Robert Gregg John Robert Gregg (b. ... Gregg Shorthand is a form of shorthand that was invented by John Robert Gregg in 1888. ... Edward King as Bishop of Lincoln, by Leslie Ward, 1890. ... The term Anglican describes those people and churches following the religious traditions of the Church of England, especially following the Reformation. ... Arms of the Bishop of Lincoln The Bishop of Lincoln heads the Anglican Diocese of Lincoln in the Province of Canterbury. ... In general, the term, Ritualism can be used to describe an outlook which places a great (or even exaggerated) emphasis on ritual. ... For the river, see Sarawak River. ... Φ Borneo is the third largest island in the world and is located at the centre of Maritime Southeast Asia. ... This article is about states protected and/or dominated by a foreign power. ... For other uses, see Susan B. Anthony (disambiguation). ... This article is about the capital of Greece. ... This is the top-level page of WikiProject trains Rail tracks Rail transport refers to the land transport of passengers and goods along railways or railroads. ... Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) is a large multinational public company producing photographic equipment. ... -1... Pelorus Jack, a famous Rissos Dolphin from New Zealand. ... A view from the summit of Mount Victoria, Wellington - Cook Strait stretches to the right (west). ... The Camborne School of Mines (in Cornish, Scoll Balow Cambron), commonly abbreviated to CSM, is a specialist department of the University of Exeter. ... For other uses, see Cornwall (disambiguation). ... The Kalevala is an epic poem which the Finn Elias Lönnrot compiled from Finnish and Karelian folklore in the 19th century. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... John Martin Crawford (1845 - 1916) was an American (US) physician and scholar who translated the Finnish epic Kalevala into English (From a previous German translation by Franz Anton Schiefner published in 1852), to be published for the first time in 1888. ... Brynmawr (Bryn-mawr) is a market town in the county borough of Blaenau Gwent, traditional county of Brecknockshire, mid Wales. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... This article is about the precipitation. ... For other uses, see Asia (disambiguation). ...

Births

1888 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1888
MDCCCLXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2641
Armenian calendar 1337
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Bahá'í calendar 44 – 45
Berber calendar 2838
Buddhist calendar 2432
Burmese calendar 1250
Chinese calendar 4524/4584-11-18
(丁亥年十一月十八日)
— to —
4525/4585-11-29
(戊子年十一月廿九日)
Coptic calendar 1604 – 1605
Ethiopian calendar 1880 – 1881
Hebrew calendar 5648 – 5649
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1943 – 1944
 - Shaka Samvat 1810 – 1811
 - Kali Yuga 4989 – 4990
Holocene calendar 11888
Iranian calendar 1266 – 1267
Islamic calendar 1305 – 1306
Japanese calendar Meiji 21
(明治21年)
Korean calendar 4221
Thai solar calendar 2431
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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 a lunisolar calendar used by Jews for predominantly religious purposes. ... 5648 (Hebrew: התרמח , abbr. ... 5649 (Hebrew: התרמט , 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. ... The traditional Korean calendar is a lunisolar calendar which, like the traditional calendars of other East Asian countries, was based on the Chinese 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. ... Victor Moritz Goldschmidt (Zürich, January 27, 1888 – March 20, 1947 in Oslo) was a chemist considered to be the founder of modern geochemistry and crystal chemistry, developer of the Goldschmidt Classification of elements. ... Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matthew Moore (January 8, 1888 – January 20, 1960) was born in Fordstown Crossroads, County Meath, Ireland. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Thomas Octave Murdock Sopwith (January 18, 1888 - January 27, 1989) was a British aviation pioneer as well as a celebrated yachtsman. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hedwig (Vicki) Baum (January 24, 1888 - August 29, 1960) was an Austrian writer. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ernst Heinkel (January 24, 1888 - January 30, 1958) was a German aircraft designer and manufacturer. ... Jan. ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frederick Claude Vivian Lane (February 2, 1880 - May 14, 1969) was an Australian swimmer. ... Also: 1969 (number) 1969 (movie) 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dame Edith Mary Evans DBE (8 February 1888–14 October 1976) was an Academy Award nominated and Golden Globe award winning actress. ... Year 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Otto Stern Otto Stern (February 17, 1888 – August 17, 1969) was an German physicist and Nobel laureate. ... 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. ... Also: 1969 (number) 1969 (movie) 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... [[Media:Italic text]]{| style=float:right; |- | |- | |} is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... José Eustasio Rivera (February 19, 1888 - December 1, 1928) was a Colombian politician and writer who worked as a lawyer in the arrangement of the limits between Colombia and Venezuela, when he could visit the flatlands and the tropical jungle, places that greatly influenced his works. ... Year 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Aurora Aragon Quezon (February 19, 1888–April 28, 1949), was the wife of Manuel L. Quezon, President of the Philippines. ... Imelda Marcos may be the worlds most famous Philippine First Lady because of the glamorous and lavish projects undertaken during her 21-year tenure First Lady of the Philippines is the unofficial title of the hostess of the Malacañang Palace. ... Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Georges Bernanos (February 20, 1888 – July 5, 1948) was a French author, and a soldier in World War I. Of Catholic and monarchist leanings, he was a violent adversary to bourgeois thought and to a certain defeatism that led, in his view, to Frances defeat in 1940. ... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leadbelly (January 29, 1885 - December 6, 1949) was an influential blues singer and guitarist. ... Folk song redirects here. ... Blues music redirects here. ... For the popular-music magazine, see Musician (magazine). ... Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Foster Dulles (February 25, 1888 – May 24, 1959) served as U.S. Secretary of State under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953 to 1959. ... The United States Secretary of State is the head of the United States Department of State, concerned with foreign affairs. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the elder Arthur M. Schlesinger (1888-1965). ... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lotte Lehmann The German soprano Lotte Lehmann (February 27, 1888 – August 26, 1976) was an opera singer who was especially associated with German repertory. ... Year 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 60th day of the year (61st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... (William) Ewart Astill (born March 1, 1888, Ratby, Leicestershire, England; died February 10, 1948, Stoneygate, Leicester, England) was, along with George Geary, the mainstay of the Leicestershire teacm from 1922 to about 1935. ... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Knute (pronounced kah-noot) (noot is the anglicized nickname) Kenneth Rockne (March 4, 1888 – March 31, 1931) was an American football player and is regarded as one of the greatest coaches in college football history. ... Year 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 69th day of the year (70th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Barry Fitzgerald (March 10, 1888 – January 14, 1961) was an Irish actor. ... Year 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Elsa Brändström (March 26, 1888 – March 4, 1948), born in St. ... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... ź ů James E. Casey (March 29, 1888 - June 6, 1983), American businessman, was born in Candelaria, Nevada. ... United Parcel Service, Inc. ... For the Jimi Hendrix song, see 1983. ... is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tristram E. Speaker (April 4, 1888 in Hubbard, Texas - December 8, 1958 in Lake Whitney, Texas), nicknamed “Spoke” (a play on his last name) and “Grey Eagle” (for his prematurely graying hair), was an American baseball player known as one of the best offensive and defensive center fielders in history. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 62 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests serving as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display of baseball-related... Jan. ... ZdzisÅ‚aw Å»ygulski (b. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 96th day of the year (97th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Year 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Duffy Lewis of the Boston Red Sox at Comiskey Park in 1912. ... Major Leagues redirects here. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... is the 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anita Loos (April 26, 1888 – August 18, 1981) was an acclaimed American screenwriter, playwright and author. ... AUGUST 25 1981 US Marine Sean Vance is Born on the 25th of August {ear nav|1981}} Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Florence M.L. La Badie (born possibly April 27, 1888 - October 13, 1917) was the daughter of Joseph E. La Badie and his wife Amanda from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar (see: 1917 Julian calendar). ... is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karl Barth Karl Barth (May 10, 1886 – December 10, 1968) (pronounced bart) a Swiss Reformed theologian, was one of the most important Christian thinkers of the 20th century; Pope Pius XII described him as the most important theologian since Thomas Aquinas. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Maximilian Raoul Walter Steiner (born May 10, 1888 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary; died December 28, 1971 in Hollywood, California) was an Austrian-American composer of music for theater production shows and films. ... 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 131st day of the year (132nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was a Russian-born naturalized American composer and lyricist, and one of the most prolific American songwriters in history. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 137th day of the year (138th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tich Freeman (Alfred Percy Freeman; born May 17, 1888; died January 28, 1965) was a Kent leg spin bowler and the only man to take 300 wickets in an English season. ... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Zachary Davis Wheat (May 23, 1888 - March 11, 1972) was a left-handed Major League Baseball outfielder. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 62 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests serving as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display of baseball-related... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Miles Malleson (May 25, 1888 – March 15, 1969) was a British actor and dramatist, particularly known for his appearances in British comedy films of the 1930s to 1950s. ... Also: 1969 (number) 1969 (movie) 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louis Durey ( May 27, 1888 - July 3, 1979) was a French composer. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... is the 148th day of the year (149th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Jim Thorpe (disambiguation). ... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... -1... Tom Brown, sometimes known by the nickname Red Brown (June 3, 1888 – March 25, 1958), was an early New Orleans jazz trombonist. ... Jan. ... is the 157th day of the year (158th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pete Wendling (June 6, 1888 - April 7, 1974), a American composer and pianist, was born in New York City to German immigrants. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 160th day of the year (161st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (June 9, 1888 – 1960) was an Australian illustrator of childrens books. ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fernando Pessoa Fernando António Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa (pron. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... is the 167th day of the year (168th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Stoner (June 16, 1888 – March 21, 1980)[1][2] was Chairman of the Departments of Mathematics and Astronomy at Pasadena City College until 1953; Chairman of the science division, Westmont College, 1953-57; Professor Emeritus of Science, Westmont College; Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Astronomy, Pasadena City College. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gerrit Thomas Rietveld (Utrecht, June 24, 1888 – Utrecht, June 26, 1964), was a Dutch designer, architect and cabinet maker. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... (Mary) Antoinette Perry (1888 – 1946), actress, director, and co-founder of the American Theatre Wing, was born in Denver, Colorado on June 27, 1888. ... The Antoinette Perry Awards for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known as the Tony Awards, recognize achievement in live American theatre and are presented by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League [1] at an annual ceremony in New York City. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Herbert Spencer Gasser, (July 5, 1888 – May 11, 1963) was an American physiologist, and recipient of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1944 for his work with action potentials in nerve fibers. ... 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. ... For other uses, see 1963 (disambiguation). ... is the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Love Song 1914 Giorgio de Chirico (July 10, 1888 - November 20, 1978) was an Italian painter born in Greece, and with Carlo Carra founded the scuola metafisica art movement. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Percy Kilbride (July 16, 1888 - December 11, 1964), born in San Francisco, California, was a popular character actor. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... Frederik Zernike (Amsterdam, July 16, 1888 – March 10, 1966) was a Dutch physicist and winner of the Nobel prize for physics in 1953 for his invention of the phase contrast microscope, an instrument that permits the study of internal cell structure without the need to stain and thus kill the... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... Year 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Hebrew: שמואל יוסף עגנון; known as shay agnon, born Shmuel Yosef Czaczkes) (July 17, 1888 – February 17, 1970) was the first Hebrew writer to win the Nobel Prize in literature (1966). ... René-François-Armand Prudhomme (1839–1907), a French poet and essayist, was the first person to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1901, in special recognition of his poetic composition, which gives evidence of lofty idealism, artistic perfection and a rare combination of the qualities of both heart... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 203rd day of the year (204th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Selman Abraham Waksman (22 July 1888 – 16 August 1973) was an Ukrainian-American biochemist and microbiologist whose research into organic substances—largely into organisms that live in soil—and their decomposition lead to the discovery of Streptomycin, and several other antibiotics. ... 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. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... is the 204th day of the year (205th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Raymond Chandler, see Raymond Chandler (disambiguation). ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 216th day of the year (217th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dr. Syedna Taher Saifuddin was the 51st Dail Mutlaq and led the Dawoodi Bohra, Ismaili Shia Muslim community between 1915 and 1965. ... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 218th day of the year (219th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Heinrich Schlusnus (August 6, 1888 - June 19, 1952) was Germanys foremost lyric baritone of the period between World War One and World War Two. ... Year 1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 225th day of the year (226th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gleb W. Derujinsky (August 13, 1888 – March 9, 1975) Russian-American sculptor. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 226th day of the year (227th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named John Baird, see John Baird (disambiguation). ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Armand John A.J. Piron (August 16, 1888 _ February 17, 1943) was a United States jazz violinist and band leader. ... Year 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lawrence of Arabia redirects here. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... is the 237th day of the year (238th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Allama Mashriqi (Urdu: علامہ مشرقی) (Inayatullah Khan) (Urdu: عنایت اللہ خان) (born in Amritsar, 25 August 1888; died in Lahore, 27 August 1963) was an Islamic scholar and founder of the Khaksar movement. ... For other uses, see 1963 (disambiguation). ... is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan ,Tamil:(சர்வேபள்ளி ராதாகிருஷ்ணன்), (September 5, 1888 – April 17, 1975), was a philosopher and statesman. ... The President of India (Hindi: Rashtrapati) is the head of state and first citizen of India and the Supreme Commander of the Indian armed forces. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Joseph Kennedy, see Joseph Kennedy (disambiguation). ... Also: 1969 (number) 1969 (movie) 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... French singer Maurice Chevalier with stars of Hellzapoppin at Expo 67, in Montreal, Quebec. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frans Eemil Sillanpää (September 16, 1888 - June 3, 1964) was one of the most famous Finnish writers. ... René-François-Armand Prudhomme (1839–1907), a French poet and essayist, was the first person to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1901, in special recognition of his poetic composition, which gives evidence of lofty idealism, artistic perfection and a rare combination of the qualities of both heart... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... James Frank Dobie (September 26, 1888–September 18, 1964) was an American folklorist, writer, and newspaper columnist best known for many books depicting the richness and traditions of life in rural Texas during the days of the open range. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... For other persons named Thomas Eliot, see Thomas Eliot (disambiguation). ... René-François-Armand Prudhomme (1839–1907), a French poet and essayist, was the first person to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1901, in special recognition of his poetic composition, which gives evidence of lofty idealism, artistic perfection and a rare combination of the qualities of both heart... Year 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1965 Gregorian calendar. ... is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roland Garros Roland Garros (October 6, 1888 – October 25, 1918) was an early French aviator and a fighter aircraft pilot during World War I. Garros was born in Saint-Denis, Réunion. ... Year 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday[1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 – November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (1941–45), the 11th Secretary of Agriculture (1933–40), and the 10th Secretary of Commerce (1945–46). ... The Vice President of the United States[1] (sometimes referred to as VPOTUS,[2] Veep, or VP) is the first person in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death, resignation, or removal of the president. ... 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. ... Ernst Kretschmer (October 8, 1888 - February 8, 1964) German Psychiatrist. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 282nd day of the year (283rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nikolai Ivanovich Bukharin (Russian: Николай Иванович Бухарин), (October 9 (September 27 Old Style) 1888 - March 13, 1938) was a Bolshevik revolutionary and then a Soviet politician, and intellectual. ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eugene Gladstone ONeill (October 16, 1888 – November 27, 1953) was a Nobel- and four-time Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright. ... René-François-Armand Prudhomme (1839–1907), a French poet and essayist, was the first person to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1901, in special recognition of his poetic composition, which gives evidence of lofty idealism, artistic perfection and a rare combination of the qualities of both heart... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul B. Popenoe in 1915. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lester H. Cuneo (October 25, 1888 - November 1, 1926) was an American stage and silent film actor. ... Year 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman, CBE (Tamil: சந்திரசேகர வெங்கடராமன்) (November 7, 1888 – November 21, 1970) was an Indian physicist, who was awarded the 1930 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the Raman effect, which is named after him. ... 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 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Harald Ulrik Sverdrup (November 15, 1888 – August 21, 1957) was a Norwegian oceanographer and meteorologist who made a number of important theoretical discoveries in these fields. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... José Raúl Capablanca y Graupera (November 19, 1888 – March 8, 1942) was a Cuban world-class chess player in the early to mid-twentieth century. ... The 1984 World Chess Championship was between Anatoly Karpov (left) and Garry Kasparov (right). ... Year 1942 (MCMXLII) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link will display the full 1942 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about Harpo Marx, brother of Groucho et al. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 330th day of the year (331st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Uruguayan born violinist and (Argentine tango) orchestra leader Francisco Pirincho Canaro (1888-1964) had a career that spanned many decades, and his orchestra was one of the most recorded. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... is the 332nd day of the year (333rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A comic book is a magazine or book containing the art form of comics. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 334th day of the year (335th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ralph Vinton Lyon Hartley (November 30, 1888 - May 1, 1970) was an electronics researcher. ... Year 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link shows full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 338th day of the year (339th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aleksandar I Karađorđević King Alexander I of Yugoslavia - Serbian Kralj Aleksandar I Karađorđević, in Cyrillic Краљ Александар I Карађорђевић (Cetinje, Montenegro, 16 December 1888 - France, 9 October 1934) of the Royal House of Karadjordjevic was the first king of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1929-1934) and before that king of... Year 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full 1934 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 340th day of the year (341st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Thomson Hay (6 December 1888 – 18 April 1949) was an English comedian, actor and amateur astronomer. ... Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 341st day of the year (342nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Time magazine cover featuring Joyce Cary, October 20, 1952 This article is about the male author Joyce Cary. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This is about the urban planner; for other uses, see Robert Moses (disambiguation). ... is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article contains information that has not been verified and thus might not be reliable. ... For other uses, see 1963 (disambiguation). ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... F W Murnau Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau (December 28, 1888 – March 11, 1931) was one of the most influential directors of the silent film era. ... Year 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mariano Andreu (1888-1976) was a Spanish painter, drawer, enamelling master, sculptor, and stage designer. ... Luis Borrassa (1350-1424) Painter Pedro Sanchez 15th Century Painter Bernardo Martorell (1400-1452) Painter Bartolome Bermejo (1405-14989 Painter Jaume Huguet (1415-1492) Painter Nicolas Frances (1424-1468) Painter Luis Dalmau (1428-1461) Painter Joan Reixach (1431-1486) Painter Master of the Cypresses 1434 Manuscript Illuminator Fernando Gallego (1440... Year 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anton de Bary Heinrich Anton de Bary (January 26, 1831 - January 19, 1888) was a German surgeon, botanist, microbiologist, and mycologist (fungal systematics and physiology). ... Leopold I 1831 (MDCCCXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Pitt Ballinger (September 25, 1825 – January 20, 1888) was a respected and influential Texas lawyer and statesman. ... Year 1825 (MDCCCXXV) 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 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward Lear, 1812-1888 Eagle Owl, Edward Lear, 1837 Another Edward Lear owl, in his more familiar style Edward Lear (12 May 1812 – 29 January 1888) was an artist, illustrator and writer known for his nonsensical poetry and his limericks, a form which he popularised. ... For the overture by Tchaikovsky, see 1812 Overture; For the wars, see War of 1812 (USA - United Kingdom) or Patriotic War of 1812 (France - Russia) For the Siberia Airlines plane crashed over the Black Sea on October 4, 2001, see Siberia Airlines Flight 1812 1812 was a leap year starting... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Saint Don Bosco, born Giovanni Melchiorre Bosco, and known in English as John Bosco (August 16, 1815 – January 31, 1888), was an Italian Catholic priest, educator and recognized pedagogue, who put into practice the dogma of his religion, employing teaching methods based on love rather than punishment. ... The Salesians of Don Bosco (or the Salesian Society, originally known as the Society of St. ... April 5-12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate. ... is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Henry James Sumner Maine (August 15, 1822 - February 3, 1888), English comparative jurist and historian, son of Dr James Maine, of Kelso, Roxburghshire. ... 1822 (MDCCCXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anton Mauve (1838-1888) was a Dutch realist painter whose work very early on influenced Vincent van Gogh. ... | Jöns Jakob Berzelius, discoverer of protein 1838 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... is the 65th day of the year (66th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... -1... 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). ... Josif Pančić Josif Pančić (Serbian Cyrillic: Јосиф Панчић) (on April 5, 1814 – 1888) was a Serbian botanist. ... Year 1814 (MDCCCXIV) 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 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wilhelm I of Germany (March 22, 1797 – March 9, 1888), German Emperor (Kaiser), ruled January 18, 1871 – 9 March 1888 and King of Prussia, ruled 2 January 1861 – 9 March 1888. ... 1797 (MDCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 11-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Henry Bergh (August 29, 1811 - March 12, 1888) founded the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in 1866. ... American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (usually referred to as the ASPCA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing the abuse of animals. ... For the US Federal Agent designation, see Special agent. ... is the 75th day of the year (76th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lazare Hippolyte Carnot (October 6, 1801 - March 16, 1888) was a French statesman. ... The Union Jack, flag of the newly formed United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. ... is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Morrison Remick Waite (November 29, 1816 – March 23, 1888) was the Chief Justice of the United States from 1874 to 1888. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      The Chief Justice of the United States is the head of the judicial... 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). ... is the 86th day of the year (87th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francesco Faà di Bruno (1825—1888) was an Italian mathematician and priest, born at Alessandria. ... Year 1825 (MDCCCXXV) 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 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles-Valentin Alkan (November 30, 1813–March 29, 1888) was a French composer and one of the greatest virtuoso pianists of his day. ... 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 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matthew Arnold Caricature from Punch, 1881: Admit that Homer sometimes nods, That poets do write trash, Our Bard has written Balder Dead, And also Balder-dash Family tree Matthew Arnold (24 December 1822 – 15 April 1888) was an English poet and cultural critic, who worked as an inspector of schools. ... 1822 (MDCCCXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 146th day of the year (147th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ascanio Sobrero (1812-1888) was an Italian chemist who discovered nitroglycerin in 1847 while working under Théophile-Jules Pelouze at the University of Torino, who had worked with the explosive material guncotton. ... For the overture by Tchaikovsky, see 1812 Overture; For the wars, see War of 1812 (USA - United Kingdom) or Patriotic War of 1812 (France - Russia) For the Siberia Airlines plane crashed over the Black Sea on October 4, 2001, see Siberia Airlines Flight 1812 1812 was a leap year starting... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Friedrich III (October 18, 1831 – June 15, 1888), German Emperor (Kaiser) and King of Prussia, ruled 1888. ... Leopold I 1831 (MDCCCXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ...

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is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Langerhans (1847 - 1888) was a famous German pathologist and biologist. ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 221st day of the year (222nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Cros (October 1, 1842 - August 9, 1888) was a French poet and inventor. ... Leopold I 1831 (MDCCCXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dr. John Stith Pemberton (July 8, 1831 - August 16, 1888) was an American druggist who invented Coca-Cola. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Henry Richard (April 3, 1812 - August 20, 1888), Welsh politician, was the son of the Rev. ... For the overture by Tchaikovsky, see 1812 Overture; For the wars, see War of 1812 (USA - United Kingdom) or Patriotic War of 1812 (France - Russia) For the Siberia Airlines plane crashed over the Black Sea on October 4, 2001, see Siberia Airlines Flight 1812 1812 was a leap year starting... {| style=float:right; |- | |- | |} is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Philip Henry Gosse (April 6, 1810 – August 23, 1888) was an English naturalist and science popularizer, now best known for his attempt to reconcile biblical literalism with uniformitarianism but also known for his invention of the sea-water aquarium and marine biology studies. ... 1810 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rudolf Clausius - physicist and mathematician Rudolf Julius Emanuel Clausius (January 2, 1822 – August 24, 1888), was a German physicist and mathematician. ... Thermodynamics (from the Greek θερμη, therme, meaning heat and δυναμις, dynamis, meaning power) is a branch of physics that studies the effects of changes in temperature, pressure, and volume on physical systems at the macroscopic scale by analyzing the collective motion of their particles using statistics. ... 1822 (MDCCCXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karl von Prantl (January 28, 1820 - September 24, 1888), German philosopher, was born at Landsberg on the Lech. ... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: John Wentworth (mayor) Long John Wentworth. ... April 5-12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate. ... Horatio Gates Spafford (1828-1888) was the author of the hymn It Is Well With My Soul. There are many authors of many hymns, but it is perhaps the story surrounding Horatio Spaffords life when he wrote the hymn which makes the authors story so exceptional and enduring... 1820 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rabbi S.R. Hirsch Rabbi Dr. Samson Raphael Hirsch (June 20, 1808 – December 31, 1888) was the intellectual founder of the Torah im Derech Eretz school of contemporary Orthodox Judaism. ... 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). ...

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WMU Foundation: 1888 Circle (536 words)
The 1888 Circle's mission is to inform friends of WMU and the WMU Foundation about the various planned giving opportunities that are available and to recognize and reaffirm our appreciation for those who have made a planned gift.
Membership in the 1888 Circle is permanent; that is, it continues from year to year throughout the member's lifetime so long as WMU or the WMU Foundation remains a part of their estate plan.
Members of the 1888 Circle and the Founder's Society of the 1888 Circle are at the pinnacle of their giving to the WMU Foundation.
1888 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1558 words)
1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.
In Germany, 1888 is known as the 1888 Year of Three Emperors.
November 6 - U.S. presidential election, 1888: Democrat incumbent Grover Cleveland wins the overall popular vote, but is voted out of office because he loses in the Electoral College to Republican challenger Benjamin Harrison.
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