Historical Events In 1889
Friday, 14 August 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor
Jan 02 On this day in history tito Schipa, Italy, tenor/composer (La Rondine)
Jan 03 Admissions convention meets in Ellensburg WA, asks for statehood in the year 1889.
Jan 03 In the year 1889 admissions convention meets in Ellensburg, WA, asks for statehood
Jan 04 Albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (Abandoned Child) in the year 1889.
Jan 05 On this day in history albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor/director (Little Rascal) [or 1899]
Jan 06 In the year 1889 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 Paul Hartmann, Furth Germany, actor (Haunted Castle) in the year 1889.
Jan 09 In the year 1889 near Queenston Ontario the Niagara Suspension Bridge collapses during a winter storm
Jan 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1889.
Jan 14 Vincenzo Davico, composer in the year 1889.
Jan 15 The Coca-Cola Company, then known as the Pemberton Medicine Company, is originally incorporated in Atlanta, Georgia in the year 1889.
Jan 16 128°F (53°C), Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record) in the year 1889.
Jan 16 128ºF (53ºC), Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record) in the year 1889.
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) on this day in history.
Jan 22 Columbia Phonograph was formed in Washington, D.C on this day in history.
Jan 23 Dr Daniel Hale Williams forms Provident Hospital in Chicago in the year 1889.
Jan 23 Franklin Pangborn, Newark, actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living) on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francisco Santiago, composer
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 In the year 1889 john Herschel uses camera obscura to photograph 48" (120cm) telescope
Jan 30 On this day in history victoria beat New South Wales after following on (New South Wales all out 63 needed 76)
Jan 31 On this day in history f R Foster, cricketer (330 runs & 45 wickets for England)
Feb 01 In the year 1889 gertrude Caton-Thompson, British archaeologist (Zimbabwe, So Arabia)
Feb 01 On this day in history joseph Gungl, composer, dies at 78