Historical Events in April 1887

  • Apr 4 Susanna Medora Salter elected 1st US woman mayor (Argonia, KS)

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Apr 5 Anne Sullivan teaches "water" to Helen Keller

Author Helen Keller
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Helen Keller

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Apr 10 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield, Ilinois

US President Abraham Lincoln
US President
Abraham Lincoln
  • Apr 10 Soccer team Be Quick forms in Hairs Groningen
  • Apr 12 Henrik Ibsen's "Rosmersholm" premieres in Oslo
  • Apr 14 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Reigate Squires" (BG)
  • Apr 26 Huntsville Electric Co forms to sell electricity
  • Apr 30 1st game played at Broad & Huntingdon St Park (Baker Bowl) in Philadelphia; Phillies beat Giants 19-10