September 1886 in History

Events in History

  • Sep 1 Netherland's New Code of Criminal Law enforced

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Sep 4 Apache Chief Geronimo surrenders ending last major US-Indian war

Apache Leader Geronimo
Apache Leader
Geronimo

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Sep 6 Queen Victoria establishes Distinguished Service Order (DSO)

Queen of the United Kingdom Victoria
Queen of the United Kingdom
Victoria
  • Sep 9 The Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works is finalized
  • Sep 14 George K Anderson of Memphis, Tennessee, patents typewriter ribbon

Birthdays in History

  • Sep 4 Albert Orsborn, General of The Salvation Army (d. 1967)
  • Sep 8 Siegfried L Sassoon, English poet/writer (Counterattack)
  • Sep 10 Hilda Doolittle, American poetess (imagisten)
  • Sep 13 Alain LeRoy Locke, African American writer and philosopher “Father of the Harlem Renaissance”
  • Sep 14 Jan Garrique Masaryk, Czech, statesman/minister to London (1918-35)
  • Sep 21 Teiichi Igarashi, Japan, climed Mt Fuji at age 99
  • Sep 25 John Howard Lawson, scriptwriter/playwright

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 14 Neurologist Sigmund Freud (30) weds Martha Bernays (25) in Hamburg, Germany

Father of Psychology Sigmund Freud
Father of Psychology
Sigmund Freud

Deaths in History

  • Sep 3 William W. Snow, American politician (b. 1812)