Historical Events In 1889
Saturday, 17 November 2018
Jul 04 In the year 1889 washington state constitutional convention holds 1st meeting
Jul 04 Washington state constitutional convention holds first meeting in the year 1889.
Jul 05 Jean Cocteau, France, writer/artist/director (Le Potamak, Orphée) in the year 1889.
Jul 07 In the year 1889 giovanni Bottesini, composer, dies at 67
Jul 08 On this day in history eugene Pallette, Winfield KS, actor (Adv of Robin Hood, Mark of Zorro)
Jul 08 On this day in history john L Sullivan KOs Jake Kilrain in 75 rounds (last bare-knuckle bout)
Jul 08 In the year 1889 john L Sullivan wins by KO in 75 rounds in last bare-knuckle bout
Jul 08 On this day in history the Wall Street Journal that begins publication
Jul 08 Wall Street Journal begins publishing on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1889 robert [Harriot] Barrat, NYC, actor (Go West, Distant Drums)
Jul 11 Alfred E Green, Perris CA, director (Copacabana, Jolson Story) on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1889 gyula Reviczky, Hungarian author/poet, dies at 34
Jul 11 Tijuana in Mexico becomes a city in the year 1889.
Jul 13 On this day in history carli Zoeller, composer, dies at 49
Jul 15 In the year 1889 marjorie Rambeau, SF Calif, actress (Primrose Path, Torch Song)
Jul 16 In the year 1889 michele Amari, Italian historian/minister of Education, dies at 83
Jul 17 Erle Stanley Gardner, US detective writer (Perry Mason) in the year 1889.
Jul 20 John Charles Reith, 1st Baron Reith, 1st dir-gen BBC (1927-38) in the year 1889.
Jul 22 In the year 1889 frederick Preston Search, composer
Jul 29 In the year 1889 karl Otten, writer
Jul 30 Charles Absolom, cricketer (Test for Eng), dies in an accident in the year 1889.
Jul 30 In the year 1889 start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Naval Treaty" (BG)
Jul 30 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "The Naval Treaty" (BG) in the year 1889.
Jul 30 On this day in history vladimir K Zworykin, USSR, electronics engineer/inventor, father of TV
Jul 31 Donald Foster, PA, actor (Scaramouche) on this day in history.
Aug 01 John F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1889 carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, composer, dies at 75
Aug 05 On this day in history conrad P Aiken, US, poet/writer (Ushant/Conversation)
Aug 05 Willem Ruys J Dz, ship owner, dies at 80 in the year 1889.
Aug 06 In the year 1889 london's Savoy Hotel opens, the first British hotel to have private baths
Aug 08 Jack Ryder, cricketer (athletic Australian all-rounder & captain) in the year 1889.
Aug 10 On this day in history cecil Armstrong Gibbs, composer
Aug 10 In the year 1889 dan Rylands patents screw cap
Aug 13 In the year 1889 william Gray patents coin-operated telephone