Historical Events In 1889
Friday, 22 March 2019
Nov 02 North Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes the 40th state on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1889 chaplain AriÃ«ns founds 1st roman catholic workers group
Nov 03 On this day in history heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer
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 In the year 1889 george Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care)
Nov 08 In the year 1889 montana admitted as 41st state
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1889 claude Rains, London, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca)
Nov 11 In the year 1889 washington admitted as 42nd state
Nov 12 On this day in history deWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921)
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 on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history nY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip
Nov 15 On this day in history dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, deposed; republic proclaimed
Nov 16 August Croegaert, Flemish liturgist on this day in history.
Nov 17 On this day in history union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland & SF
Nov 17 Union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland and San Francisco in the year 1889.
Nov 18 In the year 1889 maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao)
Nov 18 On this day in history oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii
Nov 18 William Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history edwin Hubble, astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift)
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 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 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) on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1889 baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82
Dec 04 Buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse) in the year 1889.
Dec 04 Stanley's expedition reaches Bagamoyo in Indian Ocean in the year 1889.