Historical Events In 1890
Monday, 27 January 2020
Dec 18 Frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company in the year 1890.
Dec 18 In the year 1890 lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda
Dec 19 Klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880] on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1890 start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Beryl Coronet" (BG)
Dec 21 Fred M Vinson, US Supreme Court Justice (1946-53) on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1890 niels Vilhelm Gade, Danish composer, dies at 73
Dec 21 In the year 1890 pim Mulier 1st & only trip to "Alvesteddetocht"
Dec 22 In the year 1890 cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia.
Dec 22 Mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm) in the year 1890.
Dec 26 On this day in history heinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (Trojan War), dies at 86
Dec 26 King Mwanga of Uganda signs contract with East Africa Company on this day in history.
Dec 27 Maurice Schoemaker, composer on this day in history.
Dec 28 Frank Butler, Oxford England, actor/sreenwriter (Road to Bali, China) in the year 1890.
Dec 29 300 Sioux Indians are killed by US troops at Wounded Knee, South Dakota on this day in history.
Dec 29 Big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee in the year 1890.
Dec 29 In the year 1890 federal troops massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD; Indian "war" in the west
Dec 29 On this day in history the "Battle of Wounded Knee" ends the last major Indian resistance to white settlement in America
Dec 29 The last ever battle between American natives and US troops takes place on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history uS 7th Cavalry massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD
Dec 31 Ellis Island (New York NY) opens as a US immigration depot in the year 1890.
Dec 31 Ellis Island (NYC) opens as a US immigration depot on this day in history.