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Born on Saturday August 20, 1887
Died on Saturday August 20, 1887

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from August 20, 1887 at Delpher


Born on August 20

Died on August 20

Names that were popular for boys in 1887
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Pieter
  7. Gerrit
  8. Jacob
  9. Adrianus
  10. Petrus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Arie
  13. Dirk
  14. Hendrikus
  15. Gerardus
  16. Albert
Names that were popular for girls in 1887
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Adriana
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Wilhelmina
  8. Catharina
  9. Hendrika
  10. Aaltje
  11. Grietje
  12. Jacoba
  13. Neeltje
  14. Geertruida
  15. Antje
  16. Petronella

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1887
  • Koning Willem III (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1849 till 1890 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from April 23, 1884 to April 21, 1888 the cabinet Heemskerk, with Mr. J. Heemskerk Azn. (conservatief) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 4.5 million citizens.
  • January 20 » The United States Senate allows the Navy to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base.
  • February 8 » The Dawes Act authorizes the President of the United States to survey Native American tribal land and divide it into individual allotments.
  • February 23 » The French Riviera is hit by a large earthquake, killing around 2,000.
  • April 4 » Argonia, Kansas elects Susanna M. Salter as the first female mayor in the United States.
  • May 9 » Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London.
  • October 1 » Balochistan is conquered by the British Empire.
Weather August 20, 1887

The temperature on August 20, 1887 was about 16.6 °C. The air pressure was 10 kgf/m2 and came mainly from the north-northeast. The airpressure was 76 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 66%.

Source: KNMI