Historical Events In 1889
Monday, 18 November 2019
Jan 01 Alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor in the year 1889.
Jan 02 Tito Schipa, Italy, tenor/composer (La Rondine) on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1889 admissions convention meets in Ellensburg WA, asks for statehood
Jan 03 Admissions convention meets in Ellensburg, WA, asks for statehood on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1889 albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (Abandoned Child)
Jan 05 Albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor/director (Little Rascal) [or 1899] on this day in history.
Jan 06 Alan M Bateman, Canadian geologist (Yale professor) in the year 1889.
Jan 08 In the year 1889 1st Computer patented
Jan 08 In the year 1889 dr Herman Hollerith receives first US patent for a tabulating machine (1st Computer)
Jan 08 In the year 1889 paul Hartmann, Furth Germany, actor (Haunted Castle)
Jan 09 In the year 1889 near Queenston Ontario the Niagara Suspension Bridge collapses during a winter storm
Jan 10 In the year 1889 ivory Coast declared a protectorate of France
Jan 10 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1889 128ºF (53ºC), Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record)
Jan 16 On this day in history cloncurry, Queensland, recorded temperature of 53.1 Celsius, highest known in Australia.
Jan 17 On this day in history juan Montalvo, Ecuadorian author (Siete Tratados), dies at 56
Jan 21 Bert Collins, cricketer (Aussie batsman in the post WW I years) in the year 1889.
Jan 22 On this day in history columbia Phonograph was formed in Washington, D.C.
Jan 23 Dr Daniel Hale Williams forms Provident Hospital in Chicago on this day in history.
Jan 23 Franklin Pangborn, Newark, actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living) in the year 1889.
Jan 25 Vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer on this day in history.
Jan 27 Balthasar van der Pol, physicist (Comparison of Van der Pol) on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist, dies at 65
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 John Herschel uses camera obscura to photograph 48" (120cm) telescope on this day in history.
Jan 30 Victoria beat New South Wales after following on (New South Wales all out 63 needed 76) on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1889 f R Foster, cricketer (330 runs & 45 wickets for England)
Feb 01 Gertrude Caton-Thompson, British archaeologist (Zimbabwe, So Arabia) on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1889 joseph Gungl, composer, dies at 78