Historical Events in September 1886

  • Sep 1 The Netherlands New Code of Criminal Law is enforced

Victory in Battle

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

Historic Event

Sep 6 Queen Victoria establishes Distinguished Service Order (DSO)

  • Sep 9 The Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works is finalized
  • Sep 11 6th America's Cup: Mayflower (NY Yacht Club) beats Galatea (Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club, Scotland) for 2-0 series victory
  • Sep 14 George K Anderson of Memphis, Tennessee, patents typewriter ribbon
  • Sep 25 Comedy opera "Dorothy" first produced in London