Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 In the year 1889 alton Augustus Adams, composer
Nov 04 In the year 1889 players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL
Nov 05 In the year 1889 idaho's constitution is adopted.
Nov 07 George Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care) on this day in history.
Nov 08 Montana admitted as 41st state on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history montana becomes the 41st state of the Union.
Nov 09 Snub Pollard, Melbourne Australia, actor (Don't Shove, Arizona Days) on this day in history.
Nov 10 On this day in history claude Rains, London, actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca)
Nov 11 On this day in history washington admitted as 42nd state
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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, deposed; republic proclaimed on this day in history.
Nov 16 August Croegaert, Flemish liturgist in the year 1889.
Nov 17 Union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland & SF in the year 1889.
Nov 17 In the year 1889 union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland and San Francisco
Nov 18 On this day in history maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao)
Nov 18 On this day in history oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii
Nov 18 On this day in history 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 Debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco) on this day in history.
Nov 23 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 in the year 1889.
Nov 24 In the year 1889 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 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 In the year 1889 buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse)
Dec 04 Stanley's expedition reaches Bagamoyo in Indian Ocean in the year 1889.