Historical Events In 1889
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Nov 02 North Dakota becomes 39th & South Dakota becomes 40th state in the year 1889.
Nov 02 In the year 1889 north Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes the 40th state
Nov 03 Chaplain AriÃ«ns founds 1st roman catholic workers group in the year 1889.
Nov 03 Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer on this day in history.
Nov 04 Alton Augustus Adams, composer in the year 1889.
Nov 04 Players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1889 idaho's constitution is adopted.
Nov 07 In the year 1889 george Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care)
Nov 08 Montana admitted as 41st state on this day in history.
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 On this day in history claude Rains, London, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca)
Nov 11 Washington admitted as 42nd state in the year 1889.
Nov 12 DeWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921) on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1889 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 NY World's Nellie Bly (Liz Cochrane) begins 72 day world trip in the year 1889.
Nov 15 In the year 1889 dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, deposed; republic proclaimed
Nov 16 August Croegaert, Flemish liturgist in the year 1889.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1889 william Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68
Nov 20 Edwin Hubble, astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift) in the year 1889.
Nov 20 Gustav Mahler's 1st Symphony in the year 1889.
Nov 23 Debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco) in the year 1889.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1889 edgar D Adrian, English physiologist (Nobel 1932)
Dec 03 On this day in history baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82
Dec 04 Buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse) on this day in history.