Historical Events In 1889
Monday, 18 November 2019
Nov 02 On this day in history north Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes the 40th state
Nov 03 Chaplain AriÃ«ns founds 1st roman catholic workers group on this day in history.
Nov 03 Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer in the year 1889.
Nov 04 In the year 1889 alton Augustus Adams, composer
Nov 04 On this day in history players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL
Nov 05 Idaho's constitution is adopted in the year 1889.
Nov 07 George Davis, Netherlands, actor (Devil May Care) on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1889 montana admitted as 41st state
Nov 08 Montana becomes the 41st state of the Union on this day in history.
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) in the year 1889.
Nov 11 Washington admitted as 42nd state in the year 1889.
Nov 12 On this day in history deWitt Wallace, St Paul Minn, publisher, founded Readers Digest (1921)
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 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 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 On this day in history union Pacific begins daily through service, Chicago-Portland and San Francisco
Nov 18 Maria Realino, [Frederikus Janssen], teacher (Botany of Curacao) on this day in history.
Nov 18 Oahu Railway begins public service in Hawaii on this day in history.
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 in the year 1889.
Nov 23 Debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1889.
Dec 03 Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Dec 04 Buck Jones, [Charles F Gebhart], US actor (War Horse) on this day in history.
Dec 04 Stanley's expedition reaches Bagamoyo in Indian Ocean in the year 1889.