Historical Events In 1889
Friday, 10 July 2020
Nov 02 In the year 1889 north Dakota becomes 39th & South Dakota becomes 40th state
Nov 02 In the year 1889 north Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes the 40th state
Nov 03 In the year 1889 chaplain AriÃ«ns founds 1st roman catholic workers group
Nov 03 In the year 1889 heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer
Nov 04 Alton Augustus Adams, composer on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL
Nov 05 In the year 1889 idaho's constitution is adopted.
Nov 07 On this day in history george Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care)
Nov 08 On this day in history montana admitted as 41st state
Nov 08 Montana becomes the 41st state of the Union on this day in history.
Nov 09 Snub Pollard, Melbourne Australia, actor (Don't Shove, Arizona Days) in the year 1889.
Nov 10 In the year 1889 claude Rains, London, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca)
Nov 11 Washington admitted as 42nd state on this day in history.
Nov 12 DeWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921) in the year 1889.
Nov 14 Jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64) in the year 1889.
Nov 14 New York World reporter Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Cochrane) began her attempt to surpass fictitious journey of Jules Verne's Phileas Fogg by traveling around world in less than 80 days She succeeded, finishing the trip in January in 72 days and 6 hours on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1889 nY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip
Nov 15 Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, deposed; republic proclaimed in the year 1889.
Nov 16 In the year 1889 august Croegaert, Flemish liturgist
Nov 17 Union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland & SF in the year 1889.
Nov 17 Union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland and San Francisco in the year 1889.
Nov 18 Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao) on this day in history.
Nov 18 Oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii in the year 1889.
Nov 18 In the year 1889 william Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68
Nov 20 In the year 1889 edwin Hubble, astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift)
Nov 20 Gustav Mahler's 1st Symphony in the year 1889.
Nov 23 On this day in history debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco)
Nov 23 On this day in history the first ‘Nickel-in-the-Slot’ (jukebox) was placed in service on this day in the Palais Royal Saloon in San Francisco, California. Juke, at the time, was a slang word for a a disorderly house, or house of ill repute.
Nov 24 On this day in history albert J Sylvester, England, ballroom dancer (Alex Moor Award-1977)
Nov 27 On this day in history 1st permit issued to drive a car through Central Park (Curtis P Brady)
Nov 27 In the year 1889 curtis P. Brady was issued the first permit to drive an automobile through Central Park in New York City. Mr. Brady had to pledge to New York's finest that he would not frighten the horses in the park.
Nov 30 Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932) on this day in history.
Dec 03 Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1889.
Dec 04 Buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse) in the year 1889.