Historical Events For 1890
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 02 In the year 1890 alice Sanger becomes 1st female White House staffer
Jan 02 Alice Sanger becomes first female White House staffer in the year 1890.
Jan 02 Record 19'2" alligator shot in Louisiana by E A McIlhenny on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history 1st US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin
Jan 03 On this day in history the first US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin
Jan 04 Alfred G Jodl, German Wehrmacht general/chief of staff in the year 1890.
Jan 05 In the year 1890 cora Witherspoon, New Orleans LA, actress (Bank Dick), dies
Jan 07 Augusta Maria L Katharina, wife of Germ emperor Wilhelm I, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 07 Henny Porten, Magdeburg Germany, silent screen star (Deception) in the year 1890.
Jan 07 Nellie Bly boards the S.S. Oceanic at Yokohama January 7 and sails for San Francisco after having crossed the Atlantic, Europe, and Asia in her well-publicized attempt to girdle the earth in less than 80 days on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history w B Purvis patents fountain pen
Jan 08 In the year 1890 sandor Rado, Hungarian/US psycho analyst
Jan 09 Karel Capek, Czech, writer (R U R); coined the word "robot" in the year 1890.
Jan 10 Douglas MacLean, Phila, silent film comedian/producer (Going Up) in the year 1890.
Jan 10 Edward Macdowell's "Lancelot & Elaine," premieres on this day in history.
Jan 11 Monte Blue, Indianapolis IN, silent film actor (Montana, Oh Boy) on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history mordecai W Johnson, educator
Jan 14 Francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1890.
Jan 16 In the year 1890 karl Freund, Czech/Austrian cameraman/director
Jan 17 In the year 1890 salomon Sulzer, composer, dies at 85
Jan 18 Amadeus I FM, king of Spain (1870-73), dies at 44 in the year 1890.
Jan 20 In the year 1890 franz Paul Lachner, composer, dies at 86
Jan 21 In the year 1890 1st issue of Propria Cures, Amsterdam student-weekly newspaper
Jan 21 The first issue of Propria Cures, Amsterdam student-weekly newspaper on this day in history.
Jan 22 Fred M Vinson, Ky, 13th Chief Justice of US Supreme Court (1946-53) on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1890 jose Marti forms La Liga (Union of Cuban exiles) in NYC
Jan 25 In the year 1890 national Afro-American League forms in Chicago
Jan 25 In the year 1890 nellie Bly beats Phileas Fogg's time around world by 8 days (72 days)
Jan 25 In the year 1890 new York World reporter Nellie Bly returns home after completing an around the world journey in just 72 days, six hours and eleven minutes.
Jan 25 United Mine Workers of America forms in the year 1890.
Jan 29 In the year 1890 marguerite Canal, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1890 karl Merz, composer, dies at 53
Jan 31 Adolf Bach, German language/sociologist (Deutsche Namenkunde) in the year 1890.
Feb 02 In the year 1890 jean J M de Lattre de Tassigny, French gen (Indo-China)