Historical Events In 1890
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Dec 18 Frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company in the year 1890.
Dec 18 Lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880]
Dec 19 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Beryl Coronet" (BG)
Dec 21 On this day in history fred M Vinson, US Supreme Court Justice (1946-53)
Dec 21 On this day in history niels Vilhelm Gade, Danish composer, dies at 73
Dec 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history king Mwanga of Uganda signs contract with East Africa Company
Dec 27 In the year 1890 maurice Schoemaker, composer
Dec 28 Frank Butler, Oxford England, actor/sreenwriter (Road to Bali, China) on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1890 300 Sioux Indians are killed by US troops at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.
Dec 29 Big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee on this day in history.
Dec 29 Federal troops massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD; Indian "war" in the west in the year 1890.
Dec 29 In the year 1890 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 in the year 1890.
Dec 29 US 7th Cavalry massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1890 ellis Island (New York NY) opens as a US immigration depot
Dec 31 Ellis Island (NYC) opens as a US immigration depot in the year 1890.