Historical Events In 1889
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Nov 02 North Dakota becomes 39th & South Dakota becomes 40th state in the year 1889.
Nov 02 On this day in history north Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes the 40th state
Nov 03 On this day in history chaplain AriÃ«ns founds 1st roman catholic workers group
Nov 03 Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer in the year 1889.
Nov 04 Alton Augustus Adams, composer in the year 1889.
Nov 04 On this day in history players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL
Nov 05 Idaho's constitution is adopted on this day in history.
Nov 07 George Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care) in the year 1889.
Nov 08 Montana admitted as 41st state on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1889 montana becomes the 41st state of the Union.
Nov 09 In the year 1889 snub Pollard, Melbourne Australia, actor (Don't Shove, Arizona Days)
Nov 10 Claude Rains, London, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca) on this day in history.
Nov 11 Washington admitted as 42nd state on this day in history.
Nov 12 DeWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921) on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history jawaharlal Nehru, 1st Indian PM (1947-64)
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 in the year 1889.
Nov 14 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip in the year 1889.
Nov 15 Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, deposed; republic proclaimed in the year 1889.
Nov 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Nov 18 Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao) on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1889 oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii
Nov 18 William Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68 in the year 1889.
Nov 20 Edwin Hubble, astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift) in the year 1889.
Nov 20 Gustav Mahler's 1st Symphony on this day in history.
Nov 23 On this day in history debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco)
Nov 23 In the year 1889 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 In the year 1889 1st permit issued to drive a car through Central Park (Curtis P Brady)
Nov 27 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 in the year 1889.
Nov 30 Edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932) in the year 1889.
Dec 03 Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1889.
Dec 04 On this day in history buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse)