|Centuries:||18th century – 19th century – 20th century|
|Decades:||1850s 1860s 1870s – 1880s – 1890s 1900s 1910s|
|Years:||1885 1886 1887 – 1888 – 1889 1890 1891|
This page lists things that happened in the year 1888.
Births[change | change source]
- August 9 - Fred C. Newmeyer, American actor and director (d. 1967)
- December 22 - J. Arthur Rank, movie executive (d. 1972)
Deaths[change | change source]
Events[change | change source]
- Glasgow Celtic Cup started.
- The Year of the Three Emperors happens.
- The Children's Blizzard occurred.