Historical Events In 1890
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Jan 02 Alice Sanger becomes 1st female White House staffer on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1890 alice Sanger becomes first female White House staffer
Jan 02 In the year 1890 record 19'2" alligator shot in Louisiana by E A McIlhenny
Jan 03 1st US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history the first US college-level dairy school opens at University of Wisconsin
Jan 04 On this day in history alfred G Jodl, German Wehrmacht general/chief of staff
Jan 05 Cora Witherspoon, New Orleans LA, actress (Bank Dick), dies in the year 1890.
Jan 07 Augusta Maria L Katharina, wife of Germ emperor Wilhelm I, dies at 78 in the year 1890.
Jan 07 Henny Porten, Magdeburg Germany, silent screen star (Deception) in the year 1890.
Jan 07 In the year 1890 nellie Bly boards the S.S. Oceanic at Yokohama January 7 and sails for San Francisco after having crossed the Atlantic, Europe, and Asia in her well-publicized attempt to girdle the earth in less than 80 days
Jan 07 In the year 1890 w B Purvis patents fountain pen
Jan 08 On this day in history sandor Rado, Hungarian/US psycho analyst
Jan 09 On this day in history karel Capek, Czech, writer (R U R); coined the word "robot"
Jan 10 Douglas MacLean, Phila, silent film comedian/producer (Going Up) in the year 1890.
Jan 10 Edward Macdowell's "Lancelot & Elaine," premieres on this day in history.
Jan 11 Monte Blue, Indianapolis IN, silent film actor (Montana, Oh Boy) on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1890 mordecai W Johnson, educator
Jan 14 On this day in history francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
Jan 16 In the year 1890 karl Freund, Czech/Austrian cameraman/director
Jan 17 In the year 1890 salomon Sulzer, composer, dies at 85
Jan 18 In the year 1890 amadeus I FM, king of Spain (1870-73), dies at 44
Jan 20 In the year 1890 franz Paul Lachner, composer, dies at 86
Jan 21 1st issue of Propria Cures, Amsterdam student-weekly newspaper on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1890 the first issue of Propria Cures, Amsterdam student-weekly newspaper
Jan 22 In the year 1890 fred M Vinson, Ky, 13th Chief Justice of US Supreme Court (1946-53)
Jan 22 Jose Marti forms La Liga (Union of Cuban exiles) in NYC on this day in history.
Jan 25 National Afro-American League forms in Chicago in the year 1890.
Jan 25 Nellie Bly beats Phileas Fogg's time around world by 8 days (72 days) on this day in history.
Jan 25 New York World reporter Nellie Bly returns home after completing an around the world journey in just 72 days, six hours and eleven minutes on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1890 united Mine Workers of America forms
Jan 29 Marguerite Canal, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Karl Merz, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1890 adolf Bach, German language/sociologist (Deutsche Namenkunde)
Feb 02 Jean J M de Lattre de Tassigny, French gen (Indo-China) on this day in history.