Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 10 April 2021
May 31 In the year 1889 johnstown Flood; 2,209 die in Penn
May 31 Johnstown Flood; 2,209 die in Pennsylvania on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1889 the Johnstown Flood kills 2,000 to 5,000 Pennsylvanians in a city of 30,000
Jun 01 1890 flu pandemic in Worldwide killing 1 million people in the year 1889.
Jun 01 In the year 1889 europe's Orient Express completes arrangements for travel between Paris and Constantinople without change of train
Jun 03 In the year 1889 the Canadian Pacific Railway is completed from coast to coast.
Jun 03 The first CP train arrives in Saint John, NB from Montréal marking the completion of the Canadian Pacific Railway as a coast to coast railway in the year 1889.
Jun 06 On this day in history great Fire in Seattle destroys 25 downtown blocks
Jun 08 Cable Cars begin service in LA on this day in history.
Jun 08 Gerard Manley Hopkins, poet, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1889 joseph L Hromadka, Czech theologist (Lenin prize 1957)
Jun 08 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure "The Boscombe Valley Mystery" (BG) in the year 1889.
Jun 10 On this day in history cliff Clark, actor (Kid Glove Killer, Golden Hoofs, Vigilante Hideout)
Jun 11 On this day in history wesley Ruggles, actor/producer/director (Keystone Kops)
Jun 12 On this day in history single tornado kills 119, injures 146 (New Richmond Wisc)
Jun 13 On this day in history 2 feet of snow accumulates in Rawlins Wyoming
Jun 13 2' of snow accumulates in Rawlins Wyoming on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1889 victor van Straelen, Flemish biologist/palaeontologist
Jun 15 In the year 1889 mihail Eminesco, Romanian poet (Luceafarul), dies at 39
Jun 15 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adv "Stockbroker's Clerk" (BG) on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1889 paul Joostens, Flemish painter
Jun 19 Enrico Celio, president (Switzerland) on this day in history.
Jun 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Man with the Twisted Lip" on this day in history.
Jun 19 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Man with the Twisted Lip" in the year 1889.
Jun 22 In the year 1889 louisville Colonels set ML baseball record with 26th consecutive loss
Jun 25 Ethel Glenn Hier, composer in the year 1889.
Jun 27 Alfred Courtens, Belgian sculptor on this day in history.
Jun 27 Carlotta Patti, Italian soprano, dies on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1889 frank Mayo, silent screen actor (Burning Gold, Hell's Headquarters)
Jun 28 Maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer (Vassar), dies at 70 in the year 1889.
Jun 30 Eugenio Terziani, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1889.
Jul 01 Frederick Douglass named Minister to Haiti in the year 1889.
Jul 01 US mint at Carson City, Nevada reopens in the year 1889.
Jul 02 In the year 1889 cor Hermus, Dutch actor/director/writer (A Mother)