1883 in History (Part 2)

Events in History


Birthdays in History

Birthdays 101 - 127 of 127

  • Oct 14 Adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor)
  • Oct 17 A S Neill, British headmaster (Summerhill)
  • Oct 22 Adolf A Joffe, Russian revolutionary/writer (Brest-Litovsk)
  • Oct 26 Napoleon Hill, American Writer and Philosopher (Think and Grow Rich)(d. 1970)
  • Oct 31 Marie Laurencin, French painter (d. 1956)
  • Nov 2 Jean-Marie-Rodrigue Villeneuve, cardinal and archbishop of Quebec (d. 1947)
  • Nov 7 Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux, Newport New Va, TV preacher
  • Nov 14 Nikolaos Plastiras, Greek premier (1945, 50, 51-52)
  • Nov 18 Carl Vinson, U.S. Congressman (d. 1981)
  • Nov 23 Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front)
  • Nov 23 Jose Clemente Orozco, Mexico, painter (Epic of Culture in New World)
  • Nov 25 Harvey Spencer Lewis, American mystic (d. 1939)
  • Dec 4 Katharine Susannah Prichard, Australian author (d. 1969)
  • Dec 9 Alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal/supreme commander
  • Dec 9 Nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician (d. 1950)
  • Dec 10 Andrej J Vysjinski, Russian lawyer/foreign min/UN-ambassador
  • Dec 13 Belle da Costa Greene, American librarian, bibliographer and archivist (d. 1950)
  • Dec 14 Morihei Ueshiba "the founder" founder of the Japanese martial art of aikido
  • Dec 19 Louis Davids, [Simon David], Dutch cabaret performer/chorus performer
  • Dec 19 [Francis] Barry Byrne, architect, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 22 Arthur James Cook, England, union leader (coal miners)
  • Dec 23 Hubert M E Pierlot, Belgian advocate/premier (1939-45)
  • Dec 25 Maurice Utrillo, France, painter (Port St Martin, Montmartre)
  • Dec 26 Carl Oscar Ahues, Germany, International Chess Master (1950)
  • Dec 26 Frank Debenham, Australian geographer/geologist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 27 Cyrus S. Eaton, Canadian-American financier, industrialist and steel magnate, born in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia (d. 1979)

Steel Magnate Cyrus S. Eaton
Steel Magnate
Cyrus S. Eaton
  • Dec 28 Alfred Wolfenstein, German writer (d. 1945)

Weddings in History


Deaths in History