Historical Events In 1890
Monday, 20 January 2020
Apr 26 On this day in history edgar "E Livingstone" Kennedy, US actor/director (My Old Dutch)
Apr 26 Henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1890 french troops under Capt Archinard occupy Oussebougou West Sudan
May 02 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history territory of Oklahoma created
May 03 On this day in history b Traven, writer
May 05 In the year 1890 christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil)
May 06 In the year 1890 claire Whitney, NY, silent film actress (Blind Fools, Haunted Mine)
May 06 Hubert Leonard, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1890.
May 06 On this day in history mormon Church renounces polygamy [1006-Truth Restored (Morman pub)]
May 07 Billy House, Minn, actor (Imitation of Life, Bedlam, Egg & I) on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1890 louisiana legalized prize fighting
May 13 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75 on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history lord Salisbury offers Germany Helgoland in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria
May 14 On this day in history 16th Kentucky Derby: Isaac Murphy aboard Riley wins in 2:45
May 15 In the year 1890 katherine Anne Porter, US, novelist (Ship of Fools)
May 17 Clyde Fitch's "Beau Brummel," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
May 17 Comic Cuts, first weekly comic paper, published in London in the year 1890.
May 17 Philip James, composer on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
May 19 In the year 1890 ho Chi Minh, trail blazer/leader of Vietnam (1946, 1969)
May 19 The birth of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnamese leader, after whom Saigon was renamed on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1890 beniamino Gigli, Italy, tenor (Enzo-La Gioconde)
May 21 In the year 1890 albert van Raalte, conductor (AVRO-orchestra)
May 23 Herbert Marshall, London, actor (Murder, Razor's Edge, Little Foxes) in the year 1890.
May 24 Caprivi succeeds Bismarck on as chancellor of Germany on this day in history.
May 24 Geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1890 tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London
May 26 In the year 1890 kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits)
May 28 Viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history francis de Bourguignon, composer
May 30 1st Dodger home run (Dave Foutz) on this day in history.
Jun 01 Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun) in the year 1890.
Jun 01 On this day in history uS census at 62,622,250