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Historical Events In 1889

Thursday, 20 February 2020

Apr 28   Antonio de Oliveira Salazar, premier/dictator Portugal (1932-68) in the year 1889.  

Apr 30   1st US national holiday, on centennial of Washington's inauguration on this day in history.  

Apr 30   Acario Cotapos, composer in the year 1889.  

Apr 30   First US national holiday, on centennial of Washington's inauguration on this day in history.  

Apr 30   George Washington Bridge linking NYC & NJ opens in the year 1889.  

May 01   1st International Workers Day, according to 2nd International in the year 1889.  

May 01   In the year 1889 bayer introduces aspirin in powder form (Germany)  

May 02   Abyssinian emperor Menelik II/Italy signs Treaty of Wichale on this day in history.  

May 04   Francis J Spellman, US Cardinal on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history herbie Taylor, cricketer (prolific South African pre- & post-WWI)  

May 06   Arthur Morison, typographer in the year 1889.  

May 06   In the year 1889 the Eiffel Tower designed by French engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, 57, is completed at Paris for the Universal Exhibition that opens  

May 06   Universal Exposition opens in Paris, Eiffel Tower completed on this day in history.  

May 09   15th Kentucky Derby Thomas Kiley aboard Spokane wins in 2 34 in the year 1889.  

May 09   15th Kentucky Derby: Thomas Kiley aboard Spokane wins in 2:34.50 on this day in history.  

May 09   15th Kentucky Derby: Thomas Kiley aboard Spokane wins in 2:34 in the year 1889.  

May 10   17th Preakness: W Anderson aboard Buddhist wins in 2:17.5 in the year 1889.  

May 12   On this day in history otto Frank, father of Anne Frank  

May 14   In the year 1889 the children's charity the NSPCC is launched in London.  

May 15   Alfred Potocki, premier Austrian/governor/viceroy of Galicia, dies on this day in history.  

May 15   Bessie Hillman, founder (Almalgamated Clothing Workers of America) on this day in history.  

May 16   Joan Collette, Dutch (male) painter (New Church, Delft) in the year 1889.  

May 17   Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat (Higenia Cruel) in the year 1889.  

May 17   William Roxby Beverly, artist, dies in the year 1889.  

May 18   G Gunnarson, writer in the year 1889.  

May 18   In the year 1889 jules Massenets opera "Esclarmonde," premieres in Paris  

May 20   Felix Arndt, composer on this day in history.  

May 25   Gilardo Gilardi, composer on this day in history.  

May 28   In the year 1889 jose Padilla, composer  

May 28   On this day in history willem M d'Ablaing, lawyer, dies at 37  

May 29   August Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen in the year 1889.  

May 30   Brassier invented on this day in history.  

May 30   The brassiere is invented (good or bad?) in the year 1889.  

May 31   On this day in history athene Seyler, London, actress (Make Mine Mink)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1889

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1889 birth of alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor  

Jan 01   Charles Bickford, Cambridge Mass, actor (John-The Virginian) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of tadeusz Jarecki, composer  

Jan 01   In the year 1889 birth of tom Dugan, Dublin Ireland, actor (Circus Clown, Drag, Skyway)  

Jan 02   In the year 1889 birth of tito Schipa, Italy, tenor/composer (La Rondine)  

Jan 02   Walter Baldwin, Ohio, actor (Gay Amigo) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (Abandoned Child) was born in the year 1889.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor/director (Little Rascal) [or 1899]  

Famous Deaths In 1889

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 10   In the year 1889 martin Andreas Udbye, composer, dies at 68  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of solomon Bundy, American politician (b. 1823)  

Jan 14   Ema Puksec, Croatian singer (b. 1834) died on this day in history.  

Jan 17   Juan Montalvo, Ecuadorian author (Siete Tratados), dies at 56 on this day in history.  

Jan 27   Ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Jan 30   Crown Prince Rudolph of Austria (b. 1858) died in the year 1889.  

Feb 01   Joseph Gungl, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.  

Feb 03   On this day in history death of belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40  

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