Historical Events In 1890
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Dec 18 Frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company in the year 1890.
Dec 18 On this day in history lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda
Dec 19 Klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880] in the year 1890.
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 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 On this day in history cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia.
Dec 22 In the year 1890 mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm)
Dec 26 Heinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (Trojan War), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1890 king Mwanga of Uganda signs contract with East Africa Company
Dec 27 In the year 1890 maurice Schoemaker, composer
Dec 28 On this day in history frank Butler, Oxford England, actor/sreenwriter (Road to Bali, China)
Dec 29 300 Sioux Indians are killed by US troops at Wounded Knee, South Dakota in the year 1890.
Dec 29 On this day in history big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee
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 On this day in history the last ever battle between American natives and US troops takes place
Dec 29 In the year 1890 uS 7th Cavalry massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD
Dec 31 On this day in history ellis Island (New York NY) opens as a US immigration depot
Dec 31 On this day in history ellis Island (NYC) opens as a US immigration depot