Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Dec 06 Jefferson Davis, Pres of Confederate States (1861-5), dies at 81 in the year 1889.
Dec 07 On this day in history gilbert & Sullivans "Gondoliers," premieres in London
Dec 07 Heathcote Dicken Statham, composer on this day in history.
Dec 08 W Hervey Allen, US writer/poet (Anthony Adverse) on this day in history.
Dec 09 John P "Hannes" Kolehmainen, Fin long-distance runner (Oly-gold 1912) in the year 1889.
Dec 09 President Harrison visits opening of Chicago Auditorium in the year 1889.
Dec 10 In the year 1889 anzengruber, writer, dies
Dec 10 Ray Collins, Sacramento CA, actor (Homecoming, Good Sam, Rose Marie) on this day in history.
Dec 11 In the year 1889 paul Kornfeld, writer
Dec 12 Robert Browning, English poet (Ring & Book), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1889 vaclav Stepan, composer
Dec 13 Belgium rules on women/child labor law in the year 1889.
Dec 13 Clarence Loomis, composer on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history american Academy of Political & Social Science organized, Phila
Dec 14 American Academy of Political and Social Science organized, Philadelphia in the year 1889.
Dec 15 On this day in history ferdinand II A F A, king of Portugal, dies at 73
Dec 19 On this day in history bishop Museum founded in Hawaii
Dec 20 In the year 1889 bozidar Sirola, composer
Dec 21 On this day in history joseph B Lightfoot, English theologist/bishop of Durham, dies at 61
Dec 22 In the year 1889 mikha`il Na'imah, Lebanon, playwright
Dec 24 In the year 1889 bicycle with a back-pedal brake patented
Dec 24 In the year 1889 daniel Stover & William Hance patent bicycle with back pedal brake
Dec 24 In the year 1889 daniel Stover and William Hance patent bicycle with back pedal brake
Dec 24 In the year 1889 vladimir Sokoloff, Moscow Russia, actor (Road to Morocco)
Dec 28 In the year 1889 friedrich Wilhelm Murnau
Dec 30 In the year 1889 georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)
Dec 31 Ion Creanga, Romanian (fairy tales) author, dies at 52 in the year 1889.