Historical Events In 1890
Thursday, 25 February 2021
Dec 18 Frederick Lugard occupies Uganda for British East Africa Company on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1890 lugards expedition to Mengo/Kampala, Uganda
Dec 19 Klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880] in the year 1890.
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 Niels Vilhelm Gade, Danish composer, dies at 73 in the year 1890.
Dec 21 Pim Mulier 1st & only trip to "Alvesteddetocht" on this day in history.
Dec 22 Cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia on this day in history.
Dec 22 Mark Tobey, US abstract painter (Broadway Norm) on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1890 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 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 On this day in history 300 Sioux Indians are killed by US troops at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.
Dec 29 In the year 1890 big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee
Dec 29 On this day in history federal troops massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD; Indian "war" in the west
Dec 29 The "Battle of Wounded Knee" ends the last major Indian resistance to white settlement in America in the year 1890.
Dec 29 On this day in history the last ever battle between American natives and US troops takes place
Dec 29 US 7th Cavalry massacre 200+ captive Sioux at Wounded Knee, SD in the year 1890.
Dec 31 Ellis Island (New York NY) opens as a US immigration depot on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history ellis Island (NYC) opens as a US immigration depot