Historical Events Happened In 1890
Monday, 08 February 2016
Jan 02 Alice Sanger becomes 1st female White House staffer in the year 1890.
Jan 02 Alice Sanger becomes first female White House staffer on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1890 record 19'2" alligator shot in Louisiana by E A McIlhenny
Jan 03 On this day in history 1st US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin
Jan 03 The first US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1890 alfred G Jodl, German Wehrmacht general/chief of staff
Jan 05 Cora Witherspoon, New Orleans LA, actress (Bank Dick), dies in the year 1890.
Jan 07 On this day in history augusta Maria L Katharina, wife of Germ emperor Wilhelm I, dies at 78
Jan 07 In the year 1890 henny Porten, Magdeburg Germany, silent screen star (Deception)
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 in the year 1890.
Jan 07 On this day in history w B Purvis patents fountain pen
Jan 08 Sandor Rado, Hungarian/US psycho analyst on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history karel Capek, Czech, writer (R U R); coined the word "robot"
Jan 10 In the year 1890 douglas MacLean, Phila, silent film comedian/producer (Going Up)
Jan 10 Edward Macdowell's "Lancelot & Elaine," premieres on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1890 monte Blue, Indianapolis IN, silent film actor (Montana, Oh Boy)
Jan 12 On this day in history mordecai W Johnson, educator
Jan 14 On this day in history francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
Jan 16 Karl Freund, Czech/Austrian cameraman/director on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1890 the first issue of Propria Cures, Amsterdam student-weekly newspaper
Jan 22 Fred M Vinson, Ky, 13th Chief Justice of US Supreme Court (1946-53) in the year 1890.
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 Nellie Bly beats Phileas Fogg's time around world by 8 days (72 days) in the year 1890.
Jan 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history united Mine Workers of America forms
Jan 29 On this day in history marguerite Canal, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1890 karl Merz, composer, dies at 53
Jan 31 In the year 1890 adolf Bach, German language/sociologist (Deutsche Namenkunde)
Feb 02 In the year 1890 jean J M de Lattre de Tassigny, French gen (Indo-China)