Historical Events In 1889
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1889 alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor
Jan 02 Tito Schipa, Italy, tenor/composer (La Rondine) in the year 1889.
Jan 03 Admissions convention meets in Ellensburg WA, asks for statehood on this day in history.
Jan 03 Admissions convention meets in Ellensburg, WA, asks for statehood in the year 1889.
Jan 04 Albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (Abandoned Child) in the year 1889.
Jan 05 Albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor/director (Little Rascal) [or 1899] on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history alan M Bateman, Canadian geologist (Yale professor)
Jan 08 On this day in history 1st Computer patented
Jan 08 Dr Herman Hollerith receives first US patent for a tabulating machine (1st Computer) in the year 1889.
Jan 08 On this day in history paul Hartmann, Furth Germany, actor (Haunted Castle)
Jan 09 Near Queenston Ontario the Niagara Suspension Bridge collapses during a winter storm in the year 1889.
Jan 10 In the year 1889 ivory Coast declared a protectorate of France
Jan 10 In the year 1889 martin Andreas Udbye, composer, dies at 68
Jan 10 The Ivory Coast becomes a French protectorate on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1889 vincenzo Davico, composer
Jan 15 On this day in history the Coca-Cola Company, then known as the Pemberton Medicine Company, is originally incorporated in Atlanta, Georgia.
Jan 16 On this day in history 128°F (53°C), Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record)
Jan 16 128ºF (53ºC), Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record) on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1889 cloncurry, Queensland, recorded temperature of 53.1 Celsius, highest known in Australia.
Jan 17 Juan Montalvo, Ecuadorian author (Siete Tratados), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Jan 21 Bert Collins, cricketer (Aussie batsman in the post WW I years) in the year 1889.
Jan 22 In the year 1889 columbia Phonograph was formed in Washington, D.C.
Jan 23 In the year 1889 dr Daniel Hale Williams forms Provident Hospital in Chicago
Jan 23 In the year 1889 franklin Pangborn, Newark, actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living)
Jan 25 In the year 1889 vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer
Jan 27 In the year 1889 balthasar van der Pol, physicist (Comparison of Van der Pol)
Jan 27 Ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist, dies at 65 in the year 1889.
Jan 29 Francisco Santiago, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1889 austria's Archduke Rudolph, 31, is found dead with his mistress Baroness Marie Vetser, 17, at Rudolph's hunting lodge Mayerling outside Vienna
Jan 30 John Herschel uses camera obscura to photograph 48" (120cm) telescope in the year 1889.
Jan 30 In the year 1889 victoria beat New South Wales after following on (New South Wales all out 63 needed 76)
Jan 31 F R Foster, cricketer (330 runs & 45 wickets for England) on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history gertrude Caton-Thompson, British archaeologist (Zimbabwe, So Arabia)
Feb 01 Joseph Gungl, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1889.